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Old 03-02-2013, 10:05 PM   #1
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1995 itasco suncruiser 454 about to buy and hello all!

Well i finally found a deal i think, a 10,000 dollar unit that has 111000 km on the speedo new brakes and tires will be looking at it in a week 500 deposit sent
was wondering if there is anything i should be looking at pre purchase?
unbelievably the seller has just emailed me wanting 11000 even tho the deposit has been accepted wow

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Old 03-02-2013, 11:09 PM   #2
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I would never have sent a deposit. I think you may have lost it. If he is now sending you an email that he wants 11K and you sent him $500 it is probably a scam. If you meet him do it in a public place.

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Old 03-02-2013, 11:30 PM   #3
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I think i am ok there i have his adress its a small community and the reason was he thought it was a 94 and its full of gas i got him down from 12500 and it was only online for an hour i will definately be firm with a deal is a deal and hope he backs off on the increase
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Old 03-03-2013, 03:54 AM   #4
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Welcome to the site and group. Never send any money for something you haven't seen or to someone you don't know. Small town or not. Good luck but this deal's not looking good.
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Old 03-03-2013, 05:34 AM   #5
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Welcome and glad to meet you!

Be very leery of this seller!
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Old 03-03-2013, 12:17 PM   #6
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Sure sounds like a scam! I hope I'm wrong!

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Old 03-03-2013, 11:21 PM   #7
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well its looking positive saturday viewing i have agreed to the 11000 after my aproval of course will have to take it for a drive all sounds mint except for a crack in the plastic near the rear plate and a small hole in the front bumper also mentioned about filling driver side air bag to level it off prior to his only two hour drive( it was a temporary home during renovations for the year they have owned it paid 14500) problem fixed apparently i am stoked the first attempt to buy one ended very badly ,with a honda civic crossing the hwy center line in snow, on its journey to my town for the sale transaction of a 1991 pinnacle 34 no serious injuries to the seller but the car was a 30yr old male who died instantly, god rest his soul
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Old 03-09-2013, 04:45 PM   #8
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well it was a good deal after all , have some faith in the world people lol.
drove out tues and made sure it was all there defrosted it for three days and all seems good the fridge only works on propane and the cab ac isnt cold but YAHOO!
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Old 03-09-2013, 06:48 PM   #9
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Welcome, I am a new member also and my motorhome has a 454. I have bought two sight unseen and not disappointed with either one. Never had dash air that would cool enough to keep unit cool except maybe right in front of it.

Wishing you many safe and fun trips.

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