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Old 12-26-2012, 09:44 AM   #1
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Amish unit installer in Texas?

Anyone know an experienced Amish unit installer in Texas for a Norcold 1200?
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Old 12-27-2012, 10:00 PM   #2
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Why not contact the people that sell the Amish cooling unit they may have worked with a dealer or Mobil Repairman in your area.
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:54 AM   #3
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I have done that. I was looking to see if anyone had experience with any. One that I contacted wanted more than twice the fee for installation than I have seen posted for other states.
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If you are a "do it yourselfer" check You Tube for videos of the install.
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Old 12-28-2012, 07:12 AM   #5
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Texas covers a lot of ground. If you find a cheaper installer.
It may cost more in fuel to get to him.
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David Force, the Amish Cooling Unit owner, charges about $400 to properly install their unit. Although it will be more because you will usually need to install new 120 VAC heaters, cooling fans and a thermo snap disc while the unit is out.

I would look for a reputable RV service center to do the job. One that I know of is called Iron Horse RV around the San Antonio TX area.

They have done Norcold to residential conversions with great customer satisfaction.

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Old 12-28-2012, 07:35 AM   #7
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Another one in San Antonio is Texas RV Supply on Austin Highway. Ask for Tony. He has told me if I go that route the install would cost about $500-$600.

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I have confidence that I could do this myself but time is a bit of an issue right now. David Force has been helpful but he did not list Iron Horse as one that had done these installations , I do not want to go with a residential conversion.
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