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Old 02-10-2008, 02:24 PM   #1
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new to this forum and a new shopper for AS....we've owned Class C's but have decided that a trailer is better suited to how we like to travel...and it seems AS is the best out there...I haven't even gone to a dealer yet..we live in Orange County, California....I have some rookie questions: is there a sort of "standard" you can expect to get off MSRP?, since we're use to Class C and having an onboard generator what do most of you do? (purchase a separate generator?).......thanks for any input
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Old 02-10-2008, 02:31 PM   #2
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hi biker and welcome to the forums!

yes, many here buy a small genset for most issues...

and parallel 2 or go larger if wanting to run the air conditioner on gen power....


use the advanced search feature and search 'msrp' and limit the search to 'buyer guidelines' only...

then do some other creative searching, the price/discount issue is pretty well covered.

of course these discounts are buyer specific and model specific and related to supply/demand issues too.

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Old 02-10-2008, 02:41 PM   #3
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it appears I can start in the 20% have to ask about dealers recommendations (knowledge, integrity, etc..) for Southern California
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Old 02-10-2008, 05:26 PM   #4
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Weclome to the Airforums, pdl2win... Glad you could join us and good luck in your search for the right are doing it right...research, questions, and more research until you are comfortable with the challenge, and armed with the facts... This is a grest site to do all that...and there's a great bunch of folks to encourage you, hold your hand (virtually, of course), and offer opinons...

Ie the end you will find your perfect Airstream! Good luck!
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