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Old 01-05-2018, 09:34 PM   #1
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2011 Coleman 259RE 5th wheel

Looking to maybe purchase a 2011 Coleman 259RE 5th wheel tomorrow.
Can anyone give me pros and cons of the Coleman/Dutchman line...
Looks great but I have no idea about the Brand.
Any info will be greatly appreciated!!!!

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No matter what brand you are considering, the most important thing on any RV is the condition of the roof. Check it carefully for cracks and any signs of leakage. A leaking roof will cause mold and wood rot problems that will extend all the way down into your sub floor.
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Before purchasing ANY RV do a very thorough PDI (pre-delivery inspection), on a used unit you will need to determine if something isn't the way it should be, to either negotiate a better price or walk away. With a new trailer you have the option of having the dealer make the repairs, choosing a different unit or walking away.

A good PDI will take 2-3 hours minimum.

Here is a link to a good checklist.

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