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Old 10-13-2015, 03:46 PM   #1
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Duramax vs Freightliner

Hello, from Traverse City, MI. Wife and I are new to RVing and looking at purchasing 2008-10 Seneca MS. Looking for comments/reviews from owners on the Duramax and Kodiak Chassis. Concerns are no air ride, brakes and 19" wheels, but the $ is right! Should we hold out and consider the 2012 Freightliner/Cummins package with air and 22.5" wheels, more hp.
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Old 10-13-2015, 04:07 PM   #2
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We loved our 08 SENECA. The only reason we traded for a FW is we are spending a lot more time in it than originally planned and wanted more room.

The DURAMAX/KODIAK had plenty of power and stopped well and rode extremely well. I added Koni shocks and adjusted the tire pressure according to Michelin's chart based on weight.
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Thanks Grumpy, that's good to know. Where did you get service on vehicle? As GM dealers cant lift the unit.
Any other comments/review that I should consider on Seneca's?

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I had it done at a combo GMC/RV dealer. You need to search for a med duty Chev/GMC dealer. There are still some around that previously sold 4500/5500/6500 trucks. I know some guys use the truck stop service centers.

Do a search for the Super C RV Group on Yahoo to get info as well.
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