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This page I wrote for my old rv website RVforSaleGuide.com before discovering the Vanabode as the best travel vehicle for long term fun. People still like big rv's despite the much greater cost and trouble to operate, so here's what I know about them.

SOLD - EXAMPLE ONLY

This page is to be used as an EXAMPLE ONLY
of how to present your motorhome for sale
by giving as much info as you can up front

 

For Sale - 34 foot 1993 Georgie Boy Encounter
Class A Diesel Motor Coach For Sale
321-321-3213

zion camping spot picture

Pictures: Exterior - left side - right side - front of RV - back of RV
Driver's seat and dashboard - picture 1 - picture 2
Kitchen - picture 1 - picture 2 - picture 3
Dining - picture 1
Living - picture 1 - picture 2 - picture 3 - picture 4 - picture 5 - picture 6
Closet - picture 1 - picture 2
Safe - picture 1
ONE of the pass through lockable storage bays - picture 1

For sale price $22,000 - Fly to Las Vegas, I'll pick you up then you can drive your new RV home! - 321-321-3211

Over $6,000 invested in new equipment in the last two years - new tires, brakes, pads, rotors, shocks, steering arms and links, drag link, pitman arm, furnace switches, wipers and linkage, generator vaporizer and regulator, batteries, alternator, safe, and refrigerator vent. All original books, receipts, and papers included. Replacement cost over $100,000+
Over $9,000 invested on new custom interior.
Stored in Las Vegas (Henderson off Boulder Highway) click for map

Motorhome for sale details

Details - 190 HP Cummins Diesel 6 Cylinder Turbo Charged Engine – super reliable commercial quality (tractor trailer type engine) • Fuel Mileage - 12.1 mpg or 10.2 mpg pulling a tow vehicle and tow dolly • 90-gallon fuel tank, 50 gallon fresh water, 40 gallon grey and 40 gallon black water holding tanks • Allison 4 speed automatic transmission – unmatched reliability and easy to get service for • Commercial grade Oskkosh chassis, owned by Freightliner so parts are easy to get • swing out mount for TV viewing from anywhere in the RV • wired for VHS/DVD/CD player • cable ready • Rear Backup Camera Video Monitor with day/night settings and audio • AM/FM Cassette Radio dash mounted and one in bedroom • Custom $2,600 imported Argentine ceramic 20"+ tile flooring, flexible grout/set prevents cracking • Custom leather couches lay down for 2 additional beds • Tilt and extendable steering for ease of entry and fatigue prevention • Storage, huge pass through lockable bay storage outside, multiple upgraded storage inside • Two Roof air conditioners • Furnace, thermostatically managed, hall mounted, efficient propane heating unit • Front leather drivers seat rotates full circle for enlarging living quarters • Porcelain toilet • IntelliPower 9100 Power Converter automatic battery charging monitoring system with charge wizard • $1,500 paid for 6 New Yokohama 19.5" commercial tires, extra hard sidewalls provide durability against curbs, debris • Hot water heater, auto shut off propane or electric • Electric automatic power entry step • Cruise control • Trailer hitch with wiring harness • Kohler 7000 watt generator with hourmeter and two remote turn on switches • hydraulic leveling jacks • Outside shower • full lighting package in all pass through lockable storage compartments • dash fans • Power roof vent in the bathroom • Spotlight mounted on roof, stainless steel, power, great for pulling in late at night • Hard wood walnut cabinetry fully painted to resist mildew, moisture, rot and heat • Refrigerator, Norcold large separate freezer, propane/electric allows for operation while driving • oversized, one year old Microwave / Convection oven combination with lighted power range hood • 4 burner propane instant heat stovetop • 3 batteries • Full Sunbrella brand window awnings plus full heavy duty Coleman Faulkner porch awning • Queen mattress $1400 Simmons pillow top always sealed in a hypoallergenic mattress cover, individually wrapped coils means one person does not disturb the other when moving • Power heated mirrors, makes for safe driving when using different driving positions • Hydraulic leveling jacks • Dust Buster vacuum, 12 volt cordless auto self charging • Windshield cover, custom Sunbrella brand snap on 2 piece for ease of installation • Driver door with power window • Commercial grade key/combo fire proof safe bolted under passenger front couch cushion • Spare Tire, full size $400 commercial grade spare tire stored under motorhome in bay • Original service books, manuals, receipts and service documentation • Complete fluids inventory in bay storage with replacement belts • trailer hitch, $350 2 quantity bicycle rack, approximate. 59,000 miles, 76" ceiling height, 73.5" to bottom of living room air-conditioner, 79" shower height.

Additional reasons why this motorhome is a fantastic deal. Quality - I insisted on getting as close to the "conversion coach" quality and durability as I could afford, thus the diesel engine mated to an Allison automatic transmission sitting on an OshKosh chassis, and full fiberglass exterior (except the roof). Fuel Economy - I have the absolute best fuel mileage you can get in a live aboard coach with the 6 cylinder 190 HP Cummins diesel engine, one of the best ever made. It has been perfect, never overheating even in arduous mountain climbing and 110 degree Las Vegas desert heat. Example of one of our last big trips was 31 days, 7,980 miles, and we averaged 10.6 mpg pulling a Toyota Corolla on a tow dolly. VIEW - The Class A has a nice expansive windshield area enabling panoramic views. I installed a wrap around couch that runs all the way to the dash and since we have a "slanted" front rather than a "flat nose" we can literally lay up there and stare straight UP at the big starry night sky. Safety - except for the conversion buses Class A's are the safest for driving of the RV platforms. They also offer the advantage over trailers and fifth wheels of being able to walk up to the drivers seat, turn the key and and drive away without going outside if danger presents itself when parked. Resale - I don't like the overall negativity associated with living in a "trailer" which at times affects the resale value of fifth wheels and travel trailers. Class A's are simply more prestigious as live aboards. We are selling the RV because we are testing a Class B for use in California. NOTE: there is full leather wrap around seating from living room into passenger dash area, see picture 2 above, kayak in picture is not included.

Negatives - List of possible negatives associated with our RV. Kayak and tow dolly have been sold. Front passenger high back seat has been removed and replaced with custom leather wrap around couches. You can still sit up front and enjoy the view it's actually more fun, just not in a typical seat, see pictures above. There is an approximate 12" hairline crack in lower front windshield, it does NOT obstruct the view nor can you feel the crack from the inside or outside. It is minor and does not impact the use of the motorhome.

History - we have lived/traveled full time in motorhome for 3+ years. It is extremely low maintenance, gets great fuel mileage, is very dependable, and has tons of options at a bargain price. The interior is nearly flawless. We have traveled through 24+ states in mountainous driving with no difficulties even pulling a tow vehicle.

LOCATION - Information on where RV is located: I am storing the Motorhome in AAAABCO storage. DIRECTIONS in Henderson Nevada just outside Las Vegas City Limits, off North Gibson road between Boulder Highway (582) and West Sunset Road. If you get lost TRY TO REACH ME FIRST at 321-321-3211. AAAABCO phone number is 333-333-XXXX Do NOT call them for RV info as they will not know what you are talking about and do not get into discussions about their new address "galleria" because they are going through hell about this. Actual address is 975 Stufflebeam Ave Henderson, NV 89015 now changed to "galleria" but NOT showing this way on any map.

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