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Old 09-10-2017, 09:11 AM   #1
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New to Class A - buying questions for Tiffin group

I've had Class C, looking at getting a Class A DP. We are considering Allegro Bus, Fleetwood Revolution, and Winnebago Journey DL.

I've looked at the forums, and have some questions -

1) Winnie has a website with all the manuals, brochures, diagrams, etc that go way back. Does Tiffin?

2) We are looking at a used unit, prefer to stay under $70k. Anything in particular we should be concerned with aside from the typical check lines, electric, etc. As in something Tiffin specific.

3) Anything else good or bad, year/model related We are trying to stay 2000+ but it's good to know the ins and outs of a model year.


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Old 09-10-2017, 09:19 AM   #2
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Take a look at Newmar Ventana or Ventana LE.
We looked at Tiffin RED and ended up w a used Ventana.
Very pleased w sone of the features vs the T RED.

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Old 09-10-2017, 10:05 AM   #3
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Wee really like our Journey and would recommend it to anyone. As far as parts and manuals Winnebago has been great.
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Old 09-10-2017, 11:26 PM   #4
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There's a support website specifically for Tiffins.


Probably going to have to go to about a 15 or 20 year old coach, to get an Allegro Bus for your price pointl
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At that price point and subsequent age, I think a Newmar would be a good choice with good availability to find a good one. Maybe a Kountry Star or Dutch Star.
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Whatever you get be prepared for a lot of repairs. Diesels that haven't been run much for several years will probably have algae in the fuel, so have extra fuel filters with you. Dave
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Old 09-11-2017, 07:30 AM   #7
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With any used or older MH it helps to be handy with basic tools for minor repairs . We have always bought new but even then there has been some small issues that I've been able to fix myself. 2016 Tiffin Allegro Red 38 QRA. Invest in a good multi meter , carry some wire crimps and fittings. Alot of info can be found at TiffinRVNETWORK.

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