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Old 07-17-2010, 03:47 PM   #1
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Question RV preschool

Hello, I just got a '60 AS Ambassador and barely know the front end from the rear. Where do I begin... How large is the black water tank? Do all the drains drain into it, ie kitchen sink, shower?
I need a very basic book or manual on RV repairs, any ideas?
Thanks everyone,

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Old 07-17-2010, 05:55 PM   #2
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Hi Lisa,
Congratulations and welcome to the forums. My husband & I just bought our first AS too. We don't have much experience but these forums have become our book & manual. Members go out of their way to help. The search feature is great. A member gave me this url which may help you too.

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Like I said, not an expert by any means but we started by pulling up the carpet and then cleaning everything. We have discovered a lot that way. My husband is using the forums to find out information on the systems, but we are planning to take it in to an AS service center for a brake/axle checkup.

I am sure that someone with more expertise will be responding soon. You have come to the right place. Got pictures?



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Old 07-17-2010, 07:09 PM   #3
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Thanks Rebelstand, great link. My husband and I are in the "what's that do" phase of AS ed. and we've found this to be an very helpful site thanks to folks like you!
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