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 04-24-2015, 06:37 AM   #1
Senior Member
 
spritz's Avatar


 
Vintage RV Owners Club
Fleetwood Owners Club
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: c above
Posts: 4,949
Time for a newer MH?

Looked at a 2008 Fleetwood Bounder 38 Gasser yesterday. I was just looking in the Dealer lot waiting to pick up my KarKaddySS . Exterior is in great shape it has 25,000 miles. It has everything we want. The problem is they (PO) had Cats and they tore up the leather, nothing bad just alot of claw marks. It has real Alcoa (sp) rims. The tires are shot, Michelin's and all crackling up. I wouldn't drive it off the lot with the tires that are on it.
They are asking $70,000 but was told they will deal on it as they have had it on the lot awhile. I was thinking of making a offer of $50,000 and they replace the tires. I would sell the 82 my self, have had a lot of interest in her.
Your Thoughts,
Tim
__________________

__________________
1982 Pace Arrow 30ft.
KarKaddy SS, Toad: 1999 Deville Concours
Lilly and Rubie Our 4 legged Kids & Tim & Joe
spritz 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 04-24-2015, 07:41 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
Triker56's Avatar
 
Fleetwood Owners Club
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 3,946
NADA low retail is $68,200.
New tires $3,000 new couch $1,000
Change your offer to 60K and new tires & couch.
__________________

__________________
Triker56 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-24-2015, 07:53 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
mbridinger's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 636
It's still $50k. That is 7 of mine + a toad. Are you sure you want to go down this road? You will be kicked out of the vintage section as well. That alone is cause for concern.
__________________
1992 Bounder 28T, Chevy 454, Yak Rak
2000 Trackatara
Scottsdale, AZ
mbridinger is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-24-2015, 08:12 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Snowbird - Waterford Mi and Citrus Springs Fl.
Posts: 3,608
Tim, you have to know working with a dealer on a coach is going to be an expensive lesson in frustration.

I get considering updating, but go through a private party. Your chances of finding another gem like the one you have are MUCH better that way.
__________________
1997 37' HR Endeavor, 275hp Cat, Freightliner
03 CR-V Blue Ox, Ready Brake
ahicks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-08-2015, 12:59 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
Popcorn Man's Avatar
 
Winnebago Owners Club
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Chicagoland
Posts: 214
This rig is way over priced. Keep looking, I would'nt buy it for 50K and new tires. Just my opinion and I've purchased two used motor homes in the last four years.
__________________
2012 Winnebago Journey 40U 2013 Chevy Equinox
Popcorn Man 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
Dish Vip211k - Record 2 programs at the same time? Scarab0088 Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 29 12-10-2014 11:59 AM
Water Heater Anode/Drain Plug; First Time Removal IdahoBob Travel Trailer Discussion 15 11-14-2014 02:48 PM
First time doing my own oil change in 20 yrs. Pepper2 iRV2.com General Discussion 25 10-20-2014 07:54 PM
Daylight Saving Time Route 66 Just Conversation 76 03-11-2014 08:20 AM
What was your full time goal ? BigBill3111 Full-Timers 19 12-12-2013 03:33 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:38 AM.


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