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Old 09-21-2016, 12:59 PM   #1
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Good Sam or Coach Net?

I know this is an often mentioned topic with virulent positions on both sides.
There have been good and bad arguments for both.
Just would like to know:
1. Any difference in cost
2. Any difference in coverage
3. Having both any advantage

We have had Good Sam for several years and needed them a couple of times for battery problems. Had satisfactory experiences. Good Sam has run out and looking at alternatives.
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Old 09-21-2016, 01:09 PM   #2
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I can only speak for Coachnet and service has been excellent. I have had for approx. 15 years, used them two time, both required towing the motorhome to a shop. Coachnet gave me options and proceeded after my approval. I would not leave home without Coachnet,
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I needed a tow for my pickup. A K2500 2 door. After a 3 hour wait the tow company left me stranded. Good Sam never called to check on me. I had to find a local tow company and pay for the tow. Not happy with Good Sam
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Old 09-21-2016, 01:25 PM   #4
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I have had both over the years. With good service from both. I moved from good sam to coach net due to lower cost and additional services (tech support line). Albeit I have not had occation to use the tech support. I have not recently compared price and service, so ymmv and I suggest one do so via there respective web sites.
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I had Good Sam for about 15 years. Never had to use them. Just switched to Coach Net this year.
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I have Sam, but after all the hassles I had with financing, membership getting lost, wrong name on membership card, etc I am afraid to use them. I will switch when my year is up.
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Old 09-22-2016, 11:38 AM   #7
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Either will work...it's a Ford vs Chevy question.
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Coach Net!

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Old 09-22-2016, 11:56 AM   #9
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I had Good Sam for insurance, left them when I was treated like a criminal for a glass claim.


I still have their service agreement, had a claim for the generator. Their default answer is NO NOT COVERED! After a bit of wrangling and a personal e-mail to the CEO I magically was approved. Now that I know how to "crack the nut" I have kept them as the age of my rig makes it pretty expensive to change. Service everything on schedule! or they default to NO immediately! I had all the service records on mine and I feel that is what saved me.
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Coach-Net!!!
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I have Good Sam with AAA (with RV coverage) as a back-up. Never had to use either for my motorhome.
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I have Good Sam with AAA (with RV coverage) as a back-up. Never had to use either for my motorhome.
What he said.
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Neither. My insurance agent says for me to pay the bill for services and my insurance will reimburse me. If that is wrong I know where my agent lives. lol
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