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Old 01-20-2013, 05:36 PM   #1
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Airstream Expert in San Gabriel, CA who can inspect a used 19'?

Hello,

I'm completely new to this forum as well as trailering. I've been researching for months now and know I want to a used 19'.

Lo and behold, I came across a 2008 International. I've spoken to Airstream of Los Angeles who has one onsite. It belonged to one owner, who according to the dealer, "never used it", original tires, comes with a 4 year warranty. I am not able to view it in person and wouldn't even know what to inspect anyway!
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I would greatly appreciate any advice on this. And if there's someone who's willing to check this out for me, please let me know!

Thank you!
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Old 01-20-2013, 06:05 PM   #2
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Just a note...I'd ask about the 4 year warranty, as units are typically only warrantied for 2 years by Airstream, starting when they are originally purchased.
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Should have tires and battery's replaced if original. The LA dealership has been doing very well and I haven't heard anything bad yet. 2008 shouldn't have any issues none that would be visible anyway. Good ones go fast.
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Old 01-20-2013, 09:27 PM   #4
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Another note it NEEDS new tires since you say they are original that means they are 5 years old and it's time for replacement.
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Old 02-09-2013, 05:45 PM   #5
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We just purchased a 2007 Safari from a private party in LA and had difficulty finding an inspector (we are 900 miles away). We ended up paying for a complete inspection from Inland Valley RV Service in Ontario area and were pleased with the results. They conducted the inspection without bias and uncovered several items needing repair/replace.
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