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Best Shock Absorber Brand? (Class C)
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Greetings, I'm replacing my shock absorbers on my '89 Born Free 24ft RV (on a Ford E350 chassis). Price quoted for Monroes (install and parts) is coming in around $780.00.1) Are there better shocks…Continue

Tags: Sway, Born, C, Steering, Shocks

Started this discussion. Last reply by Pat Daly Mar 8, 2016.

RV Mechanic referrals
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Hi all. Can anyone recommend a good RV mechanic in the Los Angeles area (San Fernando Valley or Santa Clarita or Simi Valley is ideal but will take any leads!)?My 89 Born Free is a wanderer on the…Continue

Tags: Econoline, 350, Chassis, 1989, Ford

Started this discussion. Last reply by True North Jan 27, 2016.

Sealing Fantastic Fan Roof Vent Leak - Rubber Roof
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Hi. I've discovered a small leak on one side of the roof vent and want to seal it asap.  I understand there is debate on using Silicone caulking vs. non-silicone and wondering if anyone here has…Continue

Tags: fantastic, fan, caulking, sealant, vent

Started this discussion. Last reply by True North Dec 31, 2015.

Any Born Free owners here?
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I'm the new owner of a Class C 1989 Born Free 24' on Ford Econoline 350. Curious if anyone here has an older Born Free and have any advice to share?  In any case, happy Monday everyone!  Continue

Tags: econoline, 350, ford, 1989, free

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lakota Wolf Dec 8, 2015.


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Born Free
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Los Angeles, CA
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Avid vintage class c enthusiast in training...and new owner of '89 Born Free 24' on a Ford E 350 chassis
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At 2:07am on March 19, 2018, Lars said…

Just asking if you still have the Born Free. Bought one last year and don't have any manuals. Did buy the Ford manual on Amazon. It's on a CD.  

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