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Old 06-03-2018, 09:50 PM   #1
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Hello from Louisiana

Hello folks my name is Roy Farrow. I will be retiring from the oil patch in a few years and plan on buying a toy hauler and tow vehicle as a happy retirement present to me I have been doing a bunch of research, even though i know things can change in a few years, on the different manufacturers and such. I had it narrowed down to Grand Design Momentum, Heartland Cyclone, and of course Dutchmen Voltage. What i think I have figured out is that they all have issues and the customer service departments from all 3 have their issues also. Out of all of the CURRENT floorplans I like the Voltage Epic 3990 or 3970 the best. What I have discovered is a dealer that is under a 2 hour drive from me that sells Voltage has excellent Google reviews. Their service department is headed up by one of the 4 owner brothers and they have 2 service technicians that have 20 plus years with the dealership another 2 with 15 plus years with the dealership and several others with 5 - 9 years with the dealership. They also advertise what I consider to be some fair prices. With this info in mind I do believe I will be purchasing a Voltage in a few years. Good Lord willing and the Creek don't rise. COME ON RETIREMENT
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Old 06-04-2018, 12:54 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forums! Sounds like you are on the right track! My recommendation is to find a floor plan you like and dealer you can work with, those are the two most important things.

The next is to do a thorough walk through of the unit prior to signing on the dotted line, if things are not close to right don't be afraid to walk away. If the unit has a few glitches (I have yet to see one that doesn't), have them fix them prior to the purchase contract being signed, then go for it.

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Old 06-04-2018, 01:16 AM   #3
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Thanks for the reply. It is a comfort to know that someone who has been there done that feels I am on the right track. I will definitely print out one of those PDI checksheets when the day comes.
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