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Old 10-18-2012, 01:34 PM   #1
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Found my new to me Dutch Star!

1998 Model 3865, 38', 300hp Cummings, 6 speed Allison automatic, Spartan chassis, new tires, new windshield, just serviced, ready to roll. It will follow me home the first part of November. Talk to me about insurance. Thanks.

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Also, are there Dutch Star Clubs? In the Southwest? Thanks.
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Old 10-18-2012, 01:51 PM   #2
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Congratulations ! We have the same one (year/model) but with Freightliner/Cat combo. You're gonna love it

Our's is in Tucson right now headed for Catalina State Park
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Old 10-18-2012, 03:54 PM   #3
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For RV Insurance I've been treated well by Nationwide. Give this gent a call for a quote.
Kaci Chandra, Nationwide Customer Service, RV Insurance, PH # 888-289-9348, email: chandrk3@nationwide.com
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Old 10-18-2012, 04:18 PM   #4
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Good Luck with the new ride. You will Love it.
I had great luck with Geico Insurance. Beat my regular insurance company by over $1000 a year.

As for Newmar Clubs, try FMCA and then look for Newmar clubs. You will have to join FMCA first.

Best of Luck and many happy miles in your future.
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Old 10-18-2012, 05:03 PM   #5
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You should join our Club...........Newmar Kountry Club !! .NKK...the best.....we will meet some members in the Keys this December, in Sunshine Key-NKK Rally !!
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Congratulations, we had a 2000 3865 on FL chassis.
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Old 10-18-2012, 05:45 PM   #7
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Nice Dutchstar! our neighbor a few houses down have the same one...beautiful machine
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Well you did it, congratulations, welcome to the Newmar family many safe and happy miles for you.
Here is the oldest Owners Guide I can give you but should cover everything in your coach.
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mine is a few years newer, but same basic coach. we love ours, a great ride and a great company stands behind you...if you ever have a problem, give them a call...was amazed at how helpful Newmar customer service is.
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Old 10-19-2012, 10:14 AM   #10
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Congratulations! Two weeks ago we purchased a 1999 Dutch Star. We haven't been anywhere yet, still trying to learn all the ins and outs. Our dealer was not very helpful so we are learning it mostly from the internet and great message boards like this one. As far as insurance, we didn't shop around. We have several houses and cars with our local State Farm so we just went to them for the RV also. It was kind of weird though that they had to go through the state to get a quote and couldn't just work it up in the office like they do on a car or house.
Hope you enjoy your Dutch Star!
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Just wanted to update my recommendation for Nationwide insurance. For the last two years I've had big rate increases. Just got my bill for the coming year and it's 20% more. So, I take back any nice things I've said about Nationwide. It's time for me to check rates from other companies.
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Nice rig!

A search will find several threads on insurance options.
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We went through Farm and City. Replaced a Progressive policy (don't like their politics), got more insurance at a cheaper price.
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Talk to me about insurance. Thanks.
prcarol ... We have had very good results from the following agent (Ron Jarvie). May want to give him a call.

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