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Old 10-17-2016, 07:34 AM   #29
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Try desert autoplex rv in mesa.

They recently had both models in stock

That may have changed but I saw them about 3 weeks ago at that dealer
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Old 10-18-2016, 08:19 AM   #30
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Having had 8 motor coaches I feel I can pass very fair judgment....many manufacturers are making their coaches look very nice on the outside and inside but one has to really look underneath and in the walls to know what the construction quality really is. Having purchased coaches from the very large manufacturers to the very small the old saying of "buyer beware" really applies. While I realize some folks have good luck with Forrest River products I personally would not touch one, just read the complaints and what is more bothersome is the lack of resolution to customer problems and that fact is very disturbing. You get what you pay for in the end, having just come out of a Phoenix Cruiser I can say that small company makes a super product for the price. I am now in a new Renegade Verona and while I know they are pricey the quality of the product is like nothing I have observed before. Everyone has a budget I realize, but do not buy a coach just because it might be $15,000 (like Nexus) less than a comparable coach, there are tremendous differences that get covered up with the fancy paint and cheap interiors. Just my opinion folks! Good luck and be careful out there.
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Old 10-18-2016, 05:16 PM   #31
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Having had 8 motor coaches I feel I can pass very fair judgment....many manufacturers are making their coaches look very nice on the outside and inside but one has to really look underneath and in the walls to know what the construction quality really is. Having purchased coaches from the very large manufacturers to the very small the old saying of "buyer beware" really applies. While I realize some folks have good luck with Forrest River products I personally would not touch one, just read the complaints and what is more bothersome is the lack of resolution to customer problems and that fact is very disturbing. You get what you pay for in the end, having just come out of a Phoenix Cruiser I can say that small company makes a super product for the price. I am now in a new Renegade Verona and while I know they are pricey the quality of the product is like nothing I have observed before. Everyone has a budget I realize, but do not buy a coach just because it might be $15,000 (like Nexus) less than a comparable coach, there are tremendous differences that get covered up with the fancy paint and cheap interiors. Just my opinion folks! Good luck and be careful out there.
Has one of your 8 coach's been a Nexus? Curious to know why you mentioned them being $15000 less than comparable coach. Isn't that at least part of the price attributable to factory direct? I'm interested in hearing any and all direct experience with Nexus as I am considering having them build me a coach this off season.
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Up North....I have not owned a Nexus product and actually have only walked thru one of their Class C's on and E-450 chassis. While the coach was decent I was not impressed with the true finish work that I think counts so much...crawl underneath, see how the wiring is tied up, see how close the wiring comes to hot surfaces, see how the welds are finished off, check out how the wiring is protected going thru the floor, check out the water connections and the entire plumbing setup.....I was not impressed with workmanship that I observed. Factory direct does save approx. $15,000 of MSRP but I would look deeper. Everyone has different needs and wants and a Nexus product may be perfect for you....Thanks
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We have had a 2015 Jayco Seneca, 340 hp, 700 torque,Freighliiner MS 106 chassis towing a jeep wrangler. Mountain driving, not much fun, too slow, too noisy . 50 , maybe 60 km up the mountain side. Have gone to Renegade, test drove the Verona, nice rig, good power, nice finishes in and out - way better than Jayco. However opted for even more with a Renegade Classic, complete custom build (ready mid Dec 2016). Freightliner Cascadia 113 chassis, dd13 eng (470 hp, 1650 torque) allison auto - Mountain, what mountain. best of luck
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