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Old 10-04-2015, 09:19 PM   #1
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Service in Western Washington

Hi All,

I recall reading a thread where somebody stated that there was an excellent service center that knows Alpines in the Cenrtralia/Chehalis area in Washington state, but I can't find it. I don't remember if it was Brazel's or not, but if someone here knows I would appreciate it. I just bought a 2002 36MD from one of the members here and would like to take it in for a checkup. Thanks.

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Old 10-05-2015, 12:56 AM   #2
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Uhlmann RV sold Alpenlite 5er and Alpine coaches back in the day. I would call around in Junction City (Oregon Motor Coach, Primer RV, or call Kevin Waite 541-953-6162
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Old 10-05-2015, 03:20 AM   #3
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I have had Brazels work on my HR a couple of times.
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Old 10-05-2015, 04:52 AM   #4
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Old 10-05-2015, 08:21 AM   #5
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Cummins Coach Care in Coburg, OR has taken good care of us. Call Steve Scott. They know Alpines.
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Old 10-05-2015, 10:42 PM   #6
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Thanks for the responses, everyone. Since I'm basically looking for an inspection I think I'll take it to Brazel's since I'm more in the Northwest corner of Washington state.
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Old 10-05-2015, 10:53 PM   #7
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Stay away from Cummins NW in Portland! They broke two of our shocks and cracked an interior door as well as putting dings and scratches in the interior woodwork, and we paid them over $22,000 too.
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Old 10-22-2015, 09:46 PM   #8
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You would think Cummins NW would eventually replace staff at that location, since we hear generally good reports from other CNW locations. I had horrible luck with them 6 years ago, and continue to hear bad reports for the Portland location. Too bad for me, because I live only 15 min away.
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Old 10-24-2015, 02:32 PM   #9
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Want to get our steering gear rebuilt at Red-Head in Auburn, WA. Does anyone know of a good shop in that area that could pull and reinstall the steering gear as Red-Head does not do that work?
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Old 10-24-2015, 03:54 PM   #10
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Kaiser Brake and Alignment, Inc.

Not in Auburn, WA but they know your coach. Two utility hook up sites if you need to overnight.
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Old 10-30-2015, 09:18 PM   #11
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We bought our Alpine Coach from Uhlmann's in Chehalis, Washington and they have given us incredible service. They've changed their name to Awesome RV, but it's the same great people. We had our 2007 36er serviced there last month before we did our annual trek to Arizona.
We've called them from all over the US when we've had problems and they've always helped us find a solution or a place to get service. We can't say enough good about them!

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