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  • Do you own an Oliver Travel Trailer, other travel trailer or none?
    I own an Oliver Travel Trailer
  • Year
    2018
  • Model
    Legacy Elite II
  • Floor Plan
    Twin Bed Floor Plan
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    414 (The very last 2018 produced)

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  1. There are also some cabins within the campground mixed among the RV slots. Save a lot of driving up and down the hill.
  2. hobo

    The RVers

    Has anyone been able to find Season 1, Episode1? All I can find is episode 2 and beyond. I watched episode 2 last week (DVR) and enjoyed it but found the episode to be about 90% commercials. I'll keep watching (for now).
  3. Can guarantee you they won't do a one-off even it it's something they've done before. The busier they get, the less inclined they are to make custom mods. They just don't have the resources (time) to do that anymore.
  4. I actually looked at the Conqueror's several times. They have been displayed at the Harrisburg, PA Outdoor show in the past. I love their capabilities but getting the wife on-board (literally) was not possible. Not her cup of tea. It's more suited for my friends and I when we go hunting according to her. She's right of course. Have fun.
  5. Overland, New to this thread; can you explain how one can hook up compressed air to the lines to blow them out? Thanks, Hobo
  6. We posed the same question about two years ago prior to picking up out unit and got TONS of responses. The danger is purchasing too much. I would need another TV and another bank account (with $$ in it) if we purchased everything recommended. Good luck and have fun.
  7. We use the materials used/purchased at Oliver Trailers. Not sure of the brand name but we've had no problems with condensation under or around the mattresses.
  8. I winterized my Elite II yesterday and it was pretty straight forward based on the video provided in the Oliver University. My one issue is that the the suction from the rear port seems very weak. It took over 20 minutes to pull only a half gallon of RV antifreeze from the jug. (My pickup hose was far less than 3 ft in length). As a little background, this past summer I noted the same thing when sanitizing my system and found lots of plastic debris in the pump filter and the stainless, braided line at the pump which I cleaned out (with a lot of effort BTW). That being done, within the cabin, the water pressure at the spigots improved immensely and continues to be good even now. The concern is how slow the pump brings in water from the rear pickup. I did get the RV antifreeze to eventually come out of the spigots (hot and cold) but it was a lot of sputtering, foam and only occasional solid streams. It never got to be consistent, solid fluid from all systems. My guess is that the pump was starving for source. I can't imagine ever being able to boondock in a situation where we depended on using this system to pull water into the trailer. It would take forever to get even a small amount of water on board. (Not that it makes any difference but we have a TRUMA hot water heater and it was taken out of the loop per instructions.) Anyone have thoughts on the problem and remedy? We are still under warranty but 10 hours away from Hohenwald. Thanks.
  9. "Two Hobos" because...... What else?
  10. Jim's legacy will live on through his family, friends, and the many customers that have discovered the unique "people first" business model he has established. Beyond that, everytime someone sees and admires an Oliver trailer as the many hundreds of them cross this great land and Canada, his legacy will shine on. The Oliver trailer is a very unique jewel in the RV world as Jim Oliver was himself. Good job Jim, now it's time to go home and rest.
  11. OK, now I see what you're talking about. Those ARE different that the ones I have. Not sure I like them any better though. Either look nice. Oliver doesn't skimp on the wheels.
  12. Same ones I have on my 2018. Late production though. Didn't know these were any different than before though.
  13. The diagram above doesn't match my basement. The left side of the basement in mine is exactly the width of a crate (about 12")/ That being said, the right side of the basement on my model is much narrower than the one pictured above. No way could I ever turn a larger crate sideways in mine. Not sure why the dimensions differ but they do.
  14. OK, I tried to put a large and a small on the right side and when I do, the curvature of my back wall pushes the crate closest to the door opening into the space on the left where my one large is stored. I cannot get even two larger crates in my Ollie. Only one large and two smalls.
  15. $700 is cheap. I think my cover cost about $30K and we're not done yet.
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