Go Back   iRV2 Forums > iRV2.com COMMUNITY FORUMS > Just Conversation
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 06-23-2016, 12:10 PM   #15
Senior Member
 
BFlinn181's Avatar
 
Gulf Streamers Club
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Cincinnati
Posts: 16,251
Quote:
Originally Posted by grassy View Post
Oh, you have spent almost 6 hours waiting by the highway in heat w/o air while the trucks/cars violently rock your rig ?

You have more patience that I...2 hours is ok..after that, no...
You could have extended your awning for shade, the passing vehicles would provide moving air. Your RV would provide water and food. If you thought you could find help faster, why not spend that time calling around and find a tow service that wasn't slammed by service calls? Where was this god-forsaken place you were stranded?
__________________

__________________

Bob & Donna
'98 Gulf Stream Sun Voyager DP being pushed by a '00 Beetle TDI
BFlinn181 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 06-23-2016, 12:45 PM   #16
Senior Member
 
wingnut60's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Wherever the Suites is
Posts: 2,985
Just finished a GS tow situation in Canada--engine blew just north of Vanderhoof, BC.
About 70 minutes from call to tow truck arrival. Loaded 450/Suites on flatbed and took us back to Westline Ford in Vanderhoof. Total time from first call to dropoff at Ford dealer was under 3 hours. Very lucky to have cell service--few miles farther, who knows?
Anyway, great service.
Joe
__________________

__________________
'15 38RSSA Mobile Suites
'05 36TK3 Mobile Suites--retired but not forgotten
'17 F450--trying one more Ford
'09 F450--died, replaced with '10--retired
wingnut60 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-23-2016, 02:17 PM   #17
Senior Member
 
lenjen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Conyers, GA
Posts: 549
Quote:
Originally Posted by MSHappyCampers View Post
Sandi, obviously your two experiences didn't involve towing a 40' MH 100 miles to a service facility!
You are correct they did not involve towing. I'm happy to read there are people getting what they paid for with GSRA.
__________________
Sandi
Loving My RV
2005 Dolphin 6355 LX WH24
lenjen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-2016, 02:16 PM   #18
Senior Member
 
wingnut60's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Wherever the Suites is
Posts: 2,985
Seems to me a lot depends on the competence of the Customer Service Rep that you are lucky/unlucky to get hold of. Many of them don't understand 'in tow' can mean a LOT of different things.
And if you are using a smartphone to contact them, they usually know exactly where you are calling from.
Money well spent for me, would not travel without it. As to the GS Repair Service Warranty, don't know about that.
Joe
__________________
'15 38RSSA Mobile Suites
'05 36TK3 Mobile Suites--retired but not forgotten
'17 F450--trying one more Ford
'09 F450--died, replaced with '10--retired
wingnut60 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-2016, 02:28 PM   #19
Senior Member
 
sdennislee's Avatar


 
Monaco Owners Club
Winnebago Owners Club
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 6,404
Quote:
Originally Posted by grassy View Post
...hindsight is a wonderful thing... however, we have bought breakdown cones..

i phoned neighbours and they came and picked up the dw and dogs. this worked now but what happens if we are in AZ or another state ?
If out of town and need neighborly help both Good Sam and FMCA member have access to Standby SAMs and Stoppin' Spots, respectively. Both list members by state who are willing to help you out when having trouble in their area.

I am on both sites. Would gladly pick up the DW and dogs or provide overnight at the house (FHUs here) to someone needing assistance.
__________________

__________________
US Navy Vet, Liberty Tree Member of Oath Keepers, NRA & VFW Life Member, Alaska EMT.
2009 Safari Cheetah 40 SKQ
2009 Winnebago Chalet 231CR
sdennislee 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
Disappointed in Good Sam roadside assistance thmdamit MH-General Discussions & Problems 65 04-13-2016 10:07 PM
Good Sam Roadside assistance not so good! rjsupersonic Full-Timers 25 01-28-2015 09:01 PM
Good Sam Roadside Assistance comes through texnet iRV2.com General Discussion 5 01-29-2014 05:56 PM
Coach-net vs Good Sam Roadside assistance Bees iRV2.com General Discussion 33 12-20-2013 07:32 AM
Good Sam Roadside Assistance Program Submustang iRV2.com General Discussion 2 09-19-2012 12:40 AM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:50 AM.


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