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Old 11-21-2012, 06:53 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Doc and Tam View Post
I have a 2011 Tundra. I've talked to several Toyota service techs. They agree it'll be no issue. I can tow 8200lbs with a tongue weight of up to 1000lbs. I tow a 31' boat trailer now and I drive firetrucks for a living. Big doesn't bother me. I also have Firestone Ride Rite airbags on the way to help with the spring sag.
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Old 11-24-2012, 06:50 AM   #12
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You might want to look into ordering your unit now Primetime has a $4500 tourning package for free on the tracer models . Check out their website.

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Old 11-25-2012, 03:30 PM   #13
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Ok so here’s my dilemma, the Tracer 3150BHD is our dream trailer. I found a good deal on it with a military discount and such. The dealer is less than 2 hours from home. They have a less than spotless sales reputation but I can hold my own on that end, but they have a VERY BAD reputation for service work and especially warranty work.
The next closest dealer is 6 hours away and $6000+ more expensive which would put it out of our price range. Does warranty work HAVE to be done at a Forest River dealer or can any RV service center do it?
RVGuy? You out there?
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Old 11-25-2012, 04:27 PM   #14
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I hope you aren't basing the price on the dealers listed price. I went back and forth with my dealer 3 or 4 times before I ended up with a final price of $14k less than MSRP and $10k less than their original posted "sale" price.

I had the choice of 2 dealers, 1 that was 30 mins away and another that was 2 hours. I went with the dealer that was 2 hours away because of their stellar customer service record where as the closer dealer didn't have a good record.

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