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Old 01-15-2022, 07:51 AM   #1
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Central Florida repair recommendations

We are in Central florida between Tampa and Ocala. I need our diesel generator dropped out of our 2003 Winnebago Journey and new belt hoses etc installed. Also may need a new basement air unit installed, (still doing diagnostic) Can anyone recommend a good repair/dealer in this area? We have been through the Camp world wringer before. thanks,B
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Old 01-15-2022, 08:00 AM   #2
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There is a Cummins repair facility in Tampa.

Lazy Daze is there as will but I suspect the wait time is very long.
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Old 01-15-2022, 08:41 AM   #3
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I can't recommend anyone personally but this may help RV Service Reviews
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Old 01-15-2022, 12:31 PM   #4
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Cummins in Tampa or Ocala for your generator service. I prefer Ocala.

For the air, maybe Creative Coach Collision Repair and Design Center in Lakeland, FL is an interior design company for motorhomes.
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Old 01-18-2022, 01:54 PM   #5
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Assuming it's an Onan generator, go to an Onan shop. Onan is a Cummins brand, so most Cummins shops are also Onan, or have an Onan dealer associated with them. The Cummins dealer shops in Tampa & Ocala both service Onans.



You don't need or want an RV dealer for generator work.
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Old 01-18-2022, 03:34 PM   #6
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This place has been great with our Class A Newmar - U.S. Tire Imports Inc

Address: 12475 W Colonial Dr, Winter Garden, FL 34787

Phone: (407) 614-8344
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the do all kinds of heavy truck repairs, good guys, won't rip you off.

https://ustireimports.com/
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Cummins in Tampa or Ocala for your generator service. I prefer Ocala.

For the air, maybe Creative Coach Collision Repair and Design Center in Lakeland, FL is an interior design company for motorhomes.
I can't recommend the Cummins shop in Tampa. Took my coach there for a genset issue... they were clueless, but still charged me an arm and leg.
Give Drews RV in Ruskin a call.... I don't know of he does genset work, but if he doesn't , he'll direct you to someone that can do it.
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I’ve used a place called Preventive Maintenance in Clearwater. I believe they have a diesel generator mechanic on site. Can’t say they are the cheapest but they do excellent work.
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Old 01-24-2022, 10:39 AM   #9
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Thanks all for the suggestions. i will be checking with some of them. B
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This place is in North Central Florida not too far from I 75 but the reviews are wonderful for generator service. Very RV friendly. I have never used them, just heard a lot about them:North Florida Welding Supply, 1900 US-41, Lake City, FL 32055
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I have had a good experience with Alliance Coach in Wildwood... just off I 75 near the Villages. They were recommended to me and have good reviews.
They have an on-site CG for customers and we came in the day before to be ready for service the next AM.
https://www.rvinsider.com/Alliance-C...liance%20Coach
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We broke down in our RV a week ago and were towed by a tow truck from Truck Shop in Okahumka, Florida (just southwest of Leesburg. We had them tow us to their facility in okahumka, and I was REALLY impressed with them. They were very familiar with working on motorhomes, they were friendly, helpful, and competent. Although our problem was not with our generator I am sure they would have no problem taking care of your generator issues. I was so impressed I have decided to use them for our preventative maintenance instead of Tampa Freightliner were we have been going.
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