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    Tepui Kukenam 3 Explorer Series for sale

    I am selling a like new Tepui Kukenam 3 Explorer. I am willing to trade for a 4 person RTT, as I need one to fit my family of 4. It is currently in South Florida, however I will be travelling to Beech Mountain North Carolina in early September and could meet there or near there. RTT's are all...
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    DIY RTT mattress topper

    I have a Tepui 3 person and was wondering what others use to make the mattress more comfortable. I was thinking of getting two twin toppers and cutting them to size, but I worry about condensation. The upgraded mattress is too expensive.
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    Overland solar bugout to zamp controller help

    how do I connect my overland solar 120 portable bugout to the zamp controller for my new to me off road trailer? The red Anderson is connected to the zamp controller. Thx
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    Tepui kukenam 3 mattress mod

    What is the best mod to make a more Comfortable mattress?
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    Propane hot water heater install question

    I just bought a new me to vmi off-road expedition trailer. It has a 20gallon on board water tank with electric pump. I want to install a propane hot water heater. I was hoping to mount it inside a pelican style box. I have seen folks do it, so it doesn’t seem to be a fire hazard. What is the...
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    hitch mounted cargo storage idea - thoughts

    I am always looking for additional storage as have two kids and space is a premium. I have a 3 week 3k mile trip planned for this summer in either our 100 or 200 series and I am starting to plan. I was thinking about buying this welded aluminum hitch cargo carrier Northbound Aluminum Cargo...
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    2017 LX570 wheels (trd)

    I am looking at one at a toyota dealership. Currently they have the 21inch wheels and I want them to replace them along with the tires. What trd wheel fits best?
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    ‘04 lx470 vs ‘13 plus

    I was considering selling both my expedition and ‘04 lx470 and getting into a newer lx or lc. I drove a ‘13 lx 570 yesterday for the first time and it felt much larger and less nimble than my ‘04. I didn’t fall immediately in love. Is the ‘13 a larger vehicle or is it just larger styling? Does...
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    DIY water system / shower build for expo trailer

    I am looking at buying a small 5ft expedition trailer for extra storage for the family etc. I would like to add an electrical setup in the tongue box and a water tank and how shower setup. I have seen some units mounted to exterior in a pelican box...... can anyone post a link to a full build...
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    2004 lx470 with 249k miles (South Florida)

    I just bought it a couple months ago and added the front runner roof rack and awning. I love it, however I have a 2wd ford expedition as my daily driver and realized after getting the lx, that the lx drives so much better, why not get rid of both and get a newer 200 and save money on insurance...
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    Mercedes GLS with off road package question?

    Reports seem to suggest that it is capable off road and reliable. Curious if anyone has any experience with them. I need a full time full size SUV that can handle some off-road, not rock crawling, type of work. I plan on taking the family cross county with a small expedition trailer behind me. I...
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    WTB Or trade for adventure trailer

    Location: south florida I am looking for an adventure trailer similar to a Schutt or Turtleback etc. I would prefer to trade a 2004 lx470 with 243k miles in perfect condition. It has zero rust, a Florida vehicle, with the belt replaced about 40k miles ago. Recently installed front runner...
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    Hard storage box for front runner slimline?

    I just returned from a camp with my family of 4 in my 100 series and I need extra storage so I bought a roof bag. It works, but is kind a pain in the ass and it is not lockable. I could buy a Thule unit, but I have a slimline roof rack and was considering buying some large hard plastic cases and...
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    Easy Fridge attachment to factory cargo advice (lx470)

    I just bought a fridge and I need a slide to make things easier. I have been looking at several fridge slides and have one issue that needs to be resolved. I would like to avoid taking the carpet out of the rear cargo and/or making any permanent mods in the event that I sell the vehicle in the...
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    Whynter 12v Fridge reviews? Alpicool?

    Anyone have any experience with this fridge - 4 stars on amazon. or alpicool...
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    ‘04 lx470 and extra power

    Just got my this, all stock, and want to add some power for a yet to be purchased fridge and maybe some rear lights. I am not a wrench guy but the national Luna auxiliary battery setup doesn’t seems too hard- all you need to do is run the power cable to the rear cargo. Has anyone done this and...
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    Roadshower vs zodi extreme

    I am looking for the best hot shower option for family camping. Anyone with a preference and real world experience with these two options. Thx
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    Springbar type vs dave Ellis tent vs oz

    Since I can’t see these in person, wondering what size would be good for a family of 4. I want it big enough, I can glamp it up for the wife, but not limit myself because of the footprint. All three look great.
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    RTT or Oz tent type for family of 4

    I live in florida and just purchased a '04 lx470. I have a wife and two boys, ages 6 +8. I am 6 torn between a RTT (23zero breezeway) that had some black out fabric and seems easy to setup or an OZ tent or any ground tent for that matter. The vehicle is not my daily driver if that helps out the...
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    '04 lx470 factory load bars and other newb questions (RTT etc)

    I just bought an '04 lx470 and would like to add a RTT for some family camping (FAM OF 4). I am likely going to get a 23zero or Tepui and I think they both weight about 150lbs. I have considered getting a full length rack, like a prinsu, but it seems like the RTT will likely take up the entire...