Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 10-22-2009, 09:22 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 799
Help with 2003 Coachmen Cross Country

Does anyone have any info about the 2003 cross country, looking to buy one, about the ride, how reliable, I was told that cochman is the cheapest rv's around, I would apriciate the help, thanks Joe.
__________________

__________________
ninos is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 10-24-2009, 12:58 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Jackm's Avatar
 
Workhorse Chassis Owner
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 627
The Cross Country could be described as an entry-level diesel pusher. If the tires have been replaced recently and the suspension is in good working order, the ride should be consistent with other coaches in that category. As for reliability, it will depend on how the RV was maintained over the last seven years. A well maintained coach will generally be pretty reliable. On the other hand, a poorly maintained 7-year old motorhome could be a very costly option. Try to get a sense of how diligent the owner was in terms of maintenance and repairs. No RV, no matter how inexpensive, is a bargain if its been neglected.

Jack
__________________

__________________
Jackm is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-24-2009, 09:13 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 799
thank you very much for your help
__________________
ninos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2009, 03:12 AM   #4
Community Moderator
 
RV Wizard's Avatar


 
Country Coach Owners Club
Appalachian Campers
Gulf Streamers Club
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Chattanooga, Tn.
Posts: 12,062
I strongly recommend a qualified technician inspect the coach for proper system and safety operation. They can be a bargaining tool as well as assure the condition is worth the price.
__________________
Mike, RVIA & RVSA Certified Master RV Technician
Amy, Dr. Assistant - Roxie & Mei Ling, four legs each
2000 Gulf Stream Scenic Cruiser 450 hp & 1330# torque
06 Saturn Vue, 06 Chevy Z71 4x4 & 2014 Corvette Z51 M7
RV Wizard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2009, 12:13 PM   #5
Member
 
jDavid's Avatar
 
Vintage RV Owners Club
Fleetwood Owners Club
Appalachian Campers
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Savannah Ga
Posts: 79
Coachman RV

Anything used :
1-Appearance
2-Options
3-Number of prior owners
4-Did it come from or has it lived in snow country (look underneath)
5-Service records
6-Mileage (typically not a problem).
7-Tires, look at side walls and tread, is there weather cracks.
8-Look at roof very carefully for patch work.
9-Was it kept out of the weather when no used.
10- Smoker? (I use to be one and boy can it make a coach smell bad when warn weather is here).
11- Do all of the systems work/

Anyway I typically do not by new RV's because I still work and it sits most of the time. There are some good deals out there, just be careful and look around. You may be surprised at what you find.
__________________
David & Lila
95 American Eagle,
2010 Mini Cooper S convertible
jDavid is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cross Country charging problems kawidad48 MH-General Discussions & Problems 11 09-10-2009 12:08 PM
Kids in the truck back seat - cross country MojaveJoe Travel Trailer Discussion 13 06-12-2009 06:58 AM
First Cross Country Trip in an RV JD Allen Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 6 04-25-2008 04:59 PM
Going Cross Country teofff Monaco Owner's Forum 17 02-17-2008 07:41 AM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:59 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.