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Old 03-25-2016, 08:14 PM   #21
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Get vent covers too. We always have them thrown in at the end just to seal the deal.


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Old 03-26-2016, 07:28 AM   #22
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Good Morning,
New to the forum as we just bought a Feather 23rlsw. I agree with everyone in the plus 30% on discounting as we were able to it 36% with all the options we wanted. I had the exact unit quoted by a "direct buyer" where I would have had to drive 8 hours each way to pick up. When our dealer gave us the price I simply responded with I know you can sell them for that let me show you what I can buy it for. They gave me a reason not to drive. Now we just have to wait till next month for our unit to arrive. We also sold our 2005 unit for $500 less than we paid for it 2 years ago at $4000 more than offered trade and better $1500 more than we would have taken. Good Luck and Happy Camping.

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Old 03-26-2016, 09:15 AM   #23
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Price seams good.

What I would do is push to have them add an electric tongue jack, max air roof vents, and maybe one more item, such as a rhino sewer hose, if you plan to camp with full hookups. Otherwise push for a good discount on a WDH and setup.

Also make sure you have enough truck to pull that TT, when fully loaded with people and gear.

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Old 03-26-2016, 10:31 AM   #24
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The dealer is paid by the factory for prep. This is double dipping if you ask me. I was not charged for prep. Just a $150 documentation fee. That was it. I picked it up myself and saved even more on delivery charges. And, as stated before, made a nice little vacation out of it as well. Visited the Jayco factory while I was there.
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Old 03-26-2016, 10:46 AM   #25
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I just looked at our sales paperwork. There isn't a "prep fee" listed anywhere. Who knows if that's something that is just bundled into the sales price though.
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Old 03-29-2016, 09:23 PM   #26
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It's a 2015 they want to clear their lot I'd hit them for atleast 35%. Tell them to add the power jack, fan covers and split the destination charge.... AND THEN I'd spring on them "oh yea heres my pop up for that $5k you offered" !! I know RV One only charged me $695 for destination fee

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