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Old 12-01-2014, 09:38 PM   #1
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Need a repair shop near Chi-Town ?

Does anyone know of a good service/ repair shop in the general Chicago area they could recommend? We are 1 hour west of Chicago, but I would be willing to drive a ways to find a reputable RV or truck shop. I recently brought my coach to a Freightliner truck dealer in Plainfield, IL called Transchicago Truck Group of Joliet for major service that was long overdue. Their hourly rate is $179.75, , I was hoping I could find someone that has a more reasonable rate, or maybe that's a normal rate (?) I can do some service like changing the oil & filters, but I'm afraid to monkey with the hydraulics, the transmission or cooling system, since they appear much more complicated than the cars & SUV's I've worked on in the past.

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Old 12-02-2014, 03:26 AM   #2
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An hour or two east of Chicago is Elkhart (I think about an hour) and you find not the repair shops but the FACTORY SERVICE CENTERS there.

I know I parked in Kalamazoo area, hit Elkhart and Chicago in one day, then back to K-zoo after the concert (Daughter was one of the performers) have recording somewhere.

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Old 12-02-2014, 04:17 AM   #3
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Old 12-02-2014, 04:34 AM   #4
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when I had my A I took it to Brown and Brown in Bradley-Kankakee
IL RV Dealer Serving Indiana | Brown & Brown RV Illinois

they did windshield replacement, slide motors and have experience similar to most RV dealer-service centers.
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Old 12-02-2014, 08:43 AM   #5
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Try Integrity Motors in Lisle. Small shop that does excellent work.
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