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Old 03-07-2012, 07:34 AM   #1
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Help --- selling 1997 safari

Hi, Airstream people:
My husband and I, with mixed feelings, are selling our 1997 25' Safari. Due to health problems, we are giving up travelling and are, instead, buying a used fifth wheel from a private owner to place on our RV condo site in Melbourne Beach, FL. The fifth wheel will give us and our 2 big basset hounds more room. Our dilemma is affixing a fair price on our Safari. It is in superb condition on the interior but the clearcoat has degraded, especially on the top, and we have a small dent in the rear bumper. We have installed pergo-like flooring inside, have kept it exceptionally clean (no smoke, no solid waste in the toilet) and recently had it thoroughly checked out by an Airstream dealer. Our unit has a full pull-out couch in front with 2 twins in the rear. Any ideas how much we should ask? I can't seem to find comparable units with which to compare it and the NADA prices are ridiculously low. Please help!!

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Old 03-07-2012, 08:29 AM   #2
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Sorry to hear about your health problems and that you are selling your Airstream, but Airstreams are for traveling, and I think that what you are doing makes a lot of sense to me.

I would ask the Airstream dealer that recently did some work on your Airstream. He would have a better idea than anybody since they know your trailer.

Let us know how it works out for you. Good luck.


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Old 03-07-2012, 08:37 AM   #3
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I sent you a PM about our 1999, same unit basically. Wendy
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