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Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 11-06-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 999
Posted By fishboat1
Palazzo 2014 options

Comparing the Tiffin Breeze with the Palazzo. After reviewing Palazzo web site I noticed that Palazzo's built after 11/1/2013 will have the stackable washer/dryer, exterior TV, bunk bed above...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-25-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,883
Posted By fishboat1
Also looking at the 33.1. My concern is the...

Also looking at the 33.1. My concern is the closest space or lack of it and I do not plan on full timing.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-29-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 85,553
Posted By fishboat1
Thanks gmadams for the info on the exhaust brake....

Thanks gmadams for the info on the exhaust brake. I could not find that info on any Palazzo/Freightliner documents.

I suspect that the current website indicating 95 gallons water capacity instead...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-27-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 85,553
Posted By fishboat1
[QUOTE=JTraveler;1187856]mmm, I don't think this...

[QUOTE=JTraveler;1187856]mmm, I don't think this was here just a few weeks ago... Looks like they have added a new 34' Palazzo diesel pusher floor plan for 2013: New 2013 Palazzo 33.2 Small Diesel...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-19-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 85,553
Posted By fishboat1
I am also looking at this short diesel and...

I am also looking at this short diesel and waiting for more reports on a test drive. The only negative item that I detected on this vehicle is the water tank capacity.
It is listed as only 50...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-19-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,128
Posted By fishboat1
But, does anybody have info on road manners?

But, does anybody have info on road manners?
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 11-21-2009, 02:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By fishboat1
Although I have never driven a Adventure Fred I...

Although I have never driven a Adventure Fred I own a Tiffin Fred and have owned both Ford and Workhorse motorhomes in the past.

IMO the noise level is about the same and probably a little less in...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 07-20-2009, 05:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,219
Posted By fishboat1
The Adventurer and Suncruiser now offer the...

The Adventurer and Suncruiser now offer the Freightliner FRED as a chassis option. The Workhorse front diesel is also offered on some of the other gas models.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-28-2008, 05:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 12,053
Posted By fishboat1
If you compare chassis the Allegro Red...

If you compare chassis the Allegro Red Freightliner has a GVWR of 29500 and a GCWR of 33000. The difference is 3500 pounds. If your chassis is near or at the GVWR weight of 29500 that difference of...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-09-2008, 01:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,029
Posted By fishboat1
Depends on manufacture and model. Allegro FREDS...

Depends on manufacture and model. Allegro FREDS offer 24000 GVWR and the Allegro Bay FREDS has a 26000 GVWR.

My Allegro Bay 34xb has a GVWR of 26000 pounds.

Actual weight loaded with full fuel...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-16-2008, 12:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,179
Posted By fishboat1
I looked at the coach,34Y, very carefully at the...

I looked at the coach,34Y, very carefully at the Pomona show. Really liked it with one exception.
Not enough outside storage. Could not even begin to store tools, lawn chairs, BBQ, fishing tackle...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-17-2008, 03:28 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,020
Posted By fishboat1
No Bags, I would not buy a Tiffin UFO. I would...

No Bags, I would not buy a Tiffin UFO. I would stay with the FRED or purchase a DP, or if I wanted a gasser I would purchase the higher GVWR Ford. No knocking Ford please.

I am not sure that I...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-10-2008, 08:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,417
Posted By fishboat1
As mentioned, drive both and then decide. I...

As mentioned, drive both and then decide.
I made many test drives prior to buying my present coach and while both chassis were excellent, IMO the Ford handled better, although Workhorse owners will...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-30-2008, 05:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,188
Posted By fishboat1
[quote]I do not understand your claim. My...

[quote]I do not understand your claim. My experience is the same as Lew's. I always use the truck lanes. RV Value card is swiped first. Follow the instructions on the screen. The CC is swiped next. I...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-28-2008, 07:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,188
Posted By fishboat1
I use the RV island for speed as I can swipe my...

I use the RV island for speed as I can swipe my credit cards at the pump and always get a receipt.
Some credit card companies offer between 3-5% discounts on fuel purchases. In order to receive...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-24-2008, 03:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,241
Posted By fishboat1
Please include another logo for me. Thanks

Please include another logo for me. Thanks
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 03-05-2008, 08:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,507
Posted By fishboat1
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div...

<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Tom N:
A turbo diesel will leave an 8.1 in the dust at...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-09-2008, 06:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,614
Posted By fishboat1
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div...

<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Fishboat:

We are talking about the Allegro, not the Allegro Bay. The GCWR...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-08-2008, 04:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,614
Posted By fishboat1
The above post should read 30000 GCWR,

The above post should read 30000 GCWR,
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-08-2008, 04:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,614
Posted By fishboat1
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div...

<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">The RV Consumer Group says about the Allegro FRED "The GCWR is 26,000...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-08-2008, 04:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,614
Posted By fishboat1
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div...

<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">The Workhorse W24 is available on the upscale Allegro Bay and there are no...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-06-2007, 01:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,831
Posted By fishboat1
Just curious. Are any MH manufactures using the...

Just curious. Are any MH manufactures using the 2008 24000 or 26000 GVWR F53 chassis on new products.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-06-2007, 01:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,831
Posted By fishboat1
Just curious. Are any MH manufactures using the...

Just curious. Are any MH manufactures using the 2008 24000 or 26000 GVWR F53 chassis on new products.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-06-2007, 01:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,594
Posted By fishboat1
I purchased a 2000 31 foot Sea View new in 2000...

I purchased a 2000 31 foot Sea View new in 2000 with the larger hp V10. Sold it this year to purchase a new Allegro Bay FRED.

Had excellent service with the Sea View. I had far less problems with...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 03-14-2007, 03:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,475
Posted By fishboat1
Workhorse is a excellent chassis but considering...

Workhorse is a excellent chassis but considering the size of your coach I would go for the 22000 GVWR Ford as the CCC would be a lot higher.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-10-2005, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,903
Posted By fishboat1
Have your Ford dealer complete TSB 2-11-03. This...

Have your Ford dealer complete TSB 2-11-03. This TSB will resolve your problem as it corrects grounding problems on several circuits.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-09-2005, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,025
Posted By fishboat1
Some 2002 through 2004 Dakota's had a relay...

Some 2002 through 2004 Dakota's had a relay operated with the key in the towing position that required the removal of fuse 8 to prevent excessive current drain.
My 2002 Dakota did not have a large...
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