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Old 08-16-2017, 07:41 PM   #1
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I have been looking for an RV and after a lot of research and thought (Class C, Class A, diesel, gas, etc) I have decided on a Class A diesel pusher. Not going to spend a lot on this first purchase ($30k) because I'm not sure whether this will be my wife's cup of tea. What I have found so far is that for that price I am going to get a 16-17 year old RV with around 50,000 miles. I would really like some advice or suggestions from those of you have some experience with this. Glad to be a part of the group!!
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Old 08-16-2017, 08:23 PM   #2
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To get an idea of good prices on used Diesel Pushers, I would go to PPL motorhomes in the diesel section. Here's a link. You are being redirected... You might want to sort by price for an easier look.

It may not be close to you but it should give you some ideas.
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Old 08-16-2017, 10:33 PM   #3
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Hi Steve! Welcome to IRV2! We're sure glad you joined the gang!

Hope you find the perfect rig for your needs!

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Welcome! This is a great site with lots of helpful info!

Best of luck in your search!
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Welcome aboard,
We have been trailer campers for a long time, Like you I did a lot of research and looking at the Class A and C and decided to go with the Class A gas (came across a deal I couldn't say no to) as I am able to do the repairs and being our first like you I didn't want to spend a lot on our first. As stated above PPL is a good place to look.
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