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Old 04-20-2015, 06:46 PM   #29
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60,000 + miles. Normal oil and filter changes. Tires replaced at 38,000. Battery replaced at 7 years, 35,000 miles.

No problems. I use Mobil 1 oil.

Planning on changing transmission fluid, coolant and spark plugs sometime soon. I'll be checking hoses carefully at that time.
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Old 04-20-2015, 06:52 PM   #30
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Dealer fixed Check Engine Light, that came on during test drive.

Brake caliper boots rotted, changed all 4.

Rear sway bar, upgrade, front sway bar bushings replaced.
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Old 04-20-2015, 06:54 PM   #31
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Tires replaced, new hoses & belts, fluids changed soon after we bought the unit @ 17,000 miles.
No drive train problems yet.
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Old 04-20-2015, 07:07 PM   #32
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Old 04-20-2015, 07:35 PM   #33
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Old 04-20-2015, 07:46 PM   #34
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19,222. New tires, No problems at all. Great rig.

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Old 04-20-2015, 08:02 PM   #35
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Recently sold my 1996 Pace Arrow Vision, 460 V8, 33 foot, 80,000 miles I had no significant problems, chassis or house. Previous owner maintained "no problems" nor could I find any evidence of any. Starting over at 5300 with my NU2Me Bounder.
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Wow I win! Ou guys are 20k behind me

1998 Bounder 34j - Chevy P30 454 vortec fuel injected. 8.5 - 9 mpg burns no oil has no leaks.

Bought with 62k now have 85k

Intake gasket, alternator, replaced AutoPark (, belts, idler pulleys, batteries and normal house Maintenence.
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how many miles do you have on your GAS coach,what year is it, which chassis do you have and what engine and/or driveline problems have you experienced? Which engine? Not interested in diesel input, thanks.
17,500 mi., 2011 Ford F53 V-10, No problems.
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We picked the unit up in 2012.
W22 chassis with all recalls completed
We are at 39k miles now.
Change oil once a year and live chassis once a year.

Adding Koni shocks( replacing original equipment)
And adding Safe-T- plus 240 to the steering

Planking on adding 4200 miles in the next 2 months
Had a freeze plug leaks when we purchased it, fixed that.

Great chassis all around l!
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2007 Ford V-10 22500 lbs chassis, 26600 miles by previous owner, and 2k by be in the last couple weeks. I have having it looked at in the shop right now for preventive maintenance, a new serpentine belt and A/C compressor (has a small oil drip). Other than that just new tires, I will have the trans and rear diff done at 30k.
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2011 with 6,650 miles, Ford V10, F53 Chassie with the normal handling problems. All fixed with the CHF and a rear track bar. Gen has 147 hours. All to change in 8 weeks when we'll add 9,785 miles in 3 months with a trip to AK.
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However engine was replaced in 2008 for unknown reason by original owner. Maybe 6000 miles on new engine. So far so good.
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