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There' always something to do. They are on a lo-load so don't wear much. Run away as fast as you can away from them. I was in American Eagle, about the vintage you are looking at where the cedar lining of the closet was all stained from leakage of the sealant used to caulk the roof to the side wall. Keeping a MH inside does make a big difference. If you want to make a statement and be the envy of the paddock, the impressive American Coach Revolution is the one! We switched to the American Eagle when CC sold out and the company developed financial problems. Go drive one. I've seen all the deals at PPL, in Mesa, AZ, etc and I check rvtrader, craigslist and other sites often. away Email Call 1-866-447-8309 £POA More info about American Coach Eagle 40M motorhome for sale; American Coach Revolution 42W motorhome for sale. One time it seemed to take 2-3 seconds to change gears and the engine revved up in between the shift. I definitely was but for the money I saw perhaps too many problems. you do not want to live just to make the coach payment or spend all your hard earned money on something that will be parked most of the time. The American Coach logo is fitted into the one-piece windshield. As Jim says, be sure and inspect the sealant, especial where the roof meets the side walls. The dealer was 100% rigid on price too since it's a consignment unit they told me they had to fight the owner to get it where it's at because he just spent $40K on renovations in 05. No washer dryer unit included. We just got back from 3000 miles and we have found that when going up hills I just kick the cruise off and do it by foot. http://www.countrycoach.com/2013/08/2003-country-coach-intrigue-36/. In 14K miles of use and quite a few trips in number (weekends in Florida + our trip to NC beaches and the Virginia mountains last summer), this coach has exceeded our expectations in many ways. My apologies, the coaches I am looking at are 150 gallon tanks and have the typical onan quiet diesel 7500. Motorized manufacturer Fleetwood RV Inc. has introduced an expansive rear-bath floorplan with a walk-in wardrobe in the luxury American Eagle diesel pusher series. Great coach, smooth ride and plenty of power for any where you may want to go. It's timeless. And now it's all happy-camping. Then I found out how heavy the steel coaches are and decided maybe it's not right for me. When you start looking for slides remember that Newmar was the first with production slides in 1990. Because maybe it is garage kept, because maybe the previous owner loved it and kept up with it. There is a big disadvantage if you have a solar panel on the roof. Mine is stored inside all the time and it shows. Is that coach on the web? Interior lighting and controls were amazing but the control panels didn't seem to be functioning. Is the hydro hot like the aqua hot? I would agree that the Foretravel U320 is a tank compared to many others. Once you got on the gas the tiniest bit it was nearly silent up front. The Eagle is equal in high end hardware and overall quality. I'm sure they are checked more thoroughly, although they are pretty high priced. The BTU/$ is pretty similar between propane and diesel. Give yourself some space and go out and enjoy what ever. Piku - If you are going to live in a coach full time you should buy one with heavy made systems to take that kind of use. The Allegro Bus comes pretty well equiped, you may also want to look into the Phaeton as well. 1992 American Eagle Motorhome 38ft . Like a previous poster said, look at Monaco's and their sister Holiday Rambler. Door locks only have a couple different manufacturers, all of the other applicances and fixtures are in that same category. The GMC Motorhome Forum is a place where owners and enthusiasts alike can come together to have discussions and share information about the classic GMC Motorhome and the adventures we have with them. Once I pick the model I want I think it'll be easy to find a clean properly priced example of the coach I am looking for. 2 things I see here----you have a Bounder which is a entry level unit at best and you tow a race car with it. We saw the Foretravel U320 today. After all, we have a history we need to live up to—being the premier luxury motorhome … We purchased our 98 American Eagle in January of 2009. It has the 8.3 ISC Cummins mated to an Allison MD-3060 6 speed transmission. 1100 miles, You can go 15000 miles if you pull a tank behind you. They put them on more coaches in the 90's than anyone else. I to tow a race car and tore a cheap gas class A to pieces doing it. The first two were County Coach Intrigues, which were extremely high end quality coaches. Love to be a little different. Visone RV (606) 843-9889 | RV Parts And RV Salvage ! Search the entire forum HERE. My vintage Eagle is a completely different beast than the current coaches. Probably suprise you. You stand a great chance of finding a Newmar with a slide in that period. If the batteries are old/corroded that's a bargaining chip. Plus you will hear many suggestions that you need to make sure that the floorplan works for the sort of use you will have for it. A/C-Heat, water heater lights etc. Lots of things to be aware of. One of the reason we are not too keen on Foretravel is that it is difficult to find a used Foretravel with heated floors. Most from the Allure on up have electric floor heat, and from 2008 on, a stacked washer and dryer were common. The old models have more power than the new due to DPF (additive to exhaust) How about 500000-700000 mile rebuild. This can cause potential delimitation of the fiberglass on the outside of the coach. 1996 The line of motorhomes continues American Tradition. I'm also going to explore Monaco and Tiffin as well before making my choice. I couldn't find any monaco model with a desk. Where I am at (Bradenton, FL) seems to have no shortage of coaches to at least go look at even if they aren't perfectly right otherwise. Depends on how big a tank you have in one. I own a 1998 American Eagle my brother owns a vintage 1993 Eagle we have not had any problems with rust paint anything along those lines .. hell I haven't had problem with any major issue. At American Coach, we only use top-of-the-line components and the latest technology and then follow rigid construction standards. I'd love the light sand color sofas with a darker colored cabinet. If you find a Coach that has Aqua-Hot, Air leveling and and a Tag axle, the rest of the build will be right. If you are a mechanic and likie to tinler, an older one is for you. The Eagle is equal in high end hardware and overall quality. 2003 American Coach American Eagle, 2003 American Eagle 40' Class A w/ 2 Slides. The Eagle is a great coach. you really can't go wrong with one. I know not everyone wants these and they are small but we want one. Is this normal at all or is it time to run? The club owners American Eagle and Limited officially renamed the Association of American Coach owners. Newmar was the first to come out with a production slide in 1990. I have has TT's for years and even though I can have a Class A anything, I still like our TT. We have some ideas about snowbirding. I have never seen a Class A that I would trade off my TT and TV for. 50 HP is a lot. I'm not afraid to get an air brake certification if necessary, as long as it doesn't cost a fortune. What you are looking for in the price range you have stated may take a bit of time but there are coaches out there. Expect 7 MPG at 63 Mile per hr with a toad, 65 on flat rolling country, from Albany NY to Amarillo TX and return via I81-I40 should yeild 6-7 but I would'nt expect anymore than that due to wind conditions always being from the SW or NW. The operating theory is that things won't break as much on a higher end coach. Read the sections in the forum Library about buying any RV - any RV! Piku, just get what ever you can afford. Haha, not loaded but not shopping above my means. This is a higly optioned coach and well maintained, and you just can't beat late 90's Dynasty's for durability. My coach lived outdoors all its life and the previous owner didn't keep up with maintenance, sealants, etc and I bought a mess for a good price. Thank you for the responses. My Newmar AC is the quietest I have ever heard in any MH and this is my 4th MH. The Lord blessed us with this RV and we feel that she (RV) had been annointed from the very begining when the Lord called us out to do ministry fulltime. Don't worry, if your parachute fails, you have the rest of your life to fix it. 2000 american eagle 40ft 330hp 2 slide outs has every option you want rv is beautiful inside and out good tires all leather interior all oak cabinets and mirrior and marble flooring top of the line rv made everything works nice and roomy with 2 slide must see home on wheels call **contact number** asking $47,500 obo for more pics call or info. Variety of reasons. But I just closed this page before finding this thread and here is what you were looking for just a little more than you wanted to spend. Since you are in one state and your mother is in another, how is it to be inspected?? I am happy with my coach and it runs like a dream. If so, you're probably too far away to look at mine. There are small filters at the cold air return inlet that I wash when they look dusty. Where is the motorhome? We actually started driving coaches. So, customer service I would have to give an A+. Finaly got 18k on the clock. Constructing high-class, diesel-powered recreational vehicles, American Eagle Class A motorhomes feature interior accommodations meant to replicate the comfort of a home. You cannot always take the word of the seller, dream or no dream!!!! Login with username, password and session length. My issue in this thread is to attempt to figure out what I am up against with each model to help me pick the actual model. _____ BUT! Check it out! Do not over look Tiffin, we have a 2004 Allegro Bus 40QDP with the ISL 400 Cummins and 6 speed Allison. Woth that much experience there should be a good chance of no problems. you may want to check out what the factory has for sale. Call 559-908-9037 . Bin storage was way larger than I needed. Have you checked PPL Motorhomes in Texas? http://www.rvforum.net/joomla/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=38:buying-an-rv&Itemid=45&layout=default, Quote from: coles886 on August 19, 2012, 04:34:58 PM. You've mentioned a $70k budget so that's a big compromise. Power to weight seemed good, Cummins ISM 450HP with 34K unloaded weight. American Coach American Eagle RVs for Sale Near You. I did have an issue with the power step other than that changing light bulbs things like that all minor issues. We have a granite fireplace hearth! Also the battery voltage gauge was fluttering between 11 and 13 volts though I suspect the alternator was charging fine. Today, the American Eagle boasts signature glossy design exteriors and innovative interior design. The American Coach American Eagle set a new standard for luxury and design when it was introduced in 1991. I love the white exterior and light graphics. At the time, that was thought to be a safe practice, but time has shown these areas to be prone to peeling. The aquahot wasn't a radiant in floor system. I've narrowed down my choices to Foretravel U320, American Eagle and Dream (1999-2002 range for these) and Newmar coaches. Page created in 0.06 seconds with 21 queries. It does nothing in the dark. Hence, if you look at CCs, make sure the models have full body paint. A word of caution on Country Coach -- the older models, like our 1995 Intrigue, white areas on the outside surfaces are not painted, but have a clear coat applied directly to the gel coat. !. I see Piku (Mark) has a 1999 Foretravel in his signature. This American Eagle is the third motorcoach that we have owned in the last sixteen years. They have Hurricane heating systems which I think are better than Aqua hot. Any hints or "I've had that" from foretravel owners? I've done a lot more soul searching and have decided I wanted a rig with some kind of aqua hot, pantograph doors, a tag axle and a 400+HP engine. We currently have a 1998 Winnebago Adventurer 32ft with no slides and are a family of 3 living in it. Location: tucson Using diesel or electric to do radiant in floor heat? The DP I have now is a top of the line when new Winnebago Luxor and I tow a BIG Heavy trailer with it almost every weekend.....You get used to things like basement heat pump, washer/dryer, automatic leveling, back up camera w/the voice deal, basement entertainment w/refrigerator, lights and slide outs in the basement, automatic step cover, outside shower, built in coffee maker, corien counter tops, etc. For more than 65 years, Fleetwood RV has worked hard to build a reputation as one of the best motorhome manufacturers in the industry. I don't like the high RPMs and can avoid it most times by just doing it myself. The wife wasn't impressed. The difference between the pre-2001 Eagles and Dreams are as follows. The fit and finish of the American Eagle’s exterior design components are impeccable. And I *love* the styling of the 320. This is my full time home after all which changes the equation for me. We are selling our beautiful 1992 American Eagle motorhome. A big part of buying RVs is compromise. I don't want the higher costs of a DP so I love my gasser and am very happy with the Workhorse combo. I'll take them all into consideration. Get the best deals for country coach motorhome at eBay.com. Something wrong with that Foretravel and the Country Coach. The powertech gen is louder than the onan 7500 even without any load at all (it was no louder running 3 a/cs though), one of the A/C's was buzzing and I detected a bunch of previous cleaned up leak damage. View and Download Fleetwood American Dream 1997 owner's manual online. When I bought it the awning was torn, roof still leaking, and had various other mechanical problems that I systematically hunted down and fixed. I've always been enamored with Wanderlodges but as time has passed I've come to realize I can't afford one, especially not one with a slide. The lack of slides gave it the overall tight feeling we are trying to get away from. New 2021 American Coach American Eagle 45K New Diesel Pusher in Alvarado, Texas 76009. A 400 should go about 40 MPH with a toad up any Interstate hill in WY because none are over 9% grade. 2018 American Coach American Eagle 45C, American Coach American Eagle 45C class A diesel motorhome highlights: Bath and a Half USB Outlets Sofa w/... Flagg RV Uxbridge, MA - 371 mi. Right now I am living in PA but I am moving to Florida. The quad-zone, cluster-style headlamps feature LED technology, as do the tail lamps. Lots of things to be aware of. Find your very own American Eagle Motorcoach for sale from our American Eagle Sellers below. We will probably be avoiding cold weather by snowbirding, otherwise I would certainly be interested in hunting something like that. We love it, drives like a dream . I would suggest that buying it without fully looking it over, or having a experienced person do it, is a recipe for disaster. We switched to the American Eagle when CC sold out and the company developed financial problems. The coach is a quality rig but if the floorplan doesn't suit you, that won't make much difference. Constructing high-class, diesel-powered recreational vehicles, American Eagle Class A motorhomes feature interior accommodations meant to replicate the comfort of a home. Hey Piku, I see you're still looking. Also the trans temp never climbed above 180 or so, chassis A/C was nonfunctional and I believe it wasn't charged as the compressor wouldn't spin. Check the maintenance history and enjoy! American Coach American Eagle Class A Motorhome for sale by The Motor Coach Outlet in Texas A.J Foyt's 500 CUMMINS / WASHER DRYER COMBO / BEAUTIFUL MOTOR CO 10,000lb hitch, spartan chassis (air ride), 400hp cummins isl 8.9L, 66,000 miles, 95 gal. American, Foretravel, Blue Bird, Country Coach, some models of Newmar, Tiffin, Winnebago are rated full time. I really like the American Eagle. MSRP $764,015. Is there something I am missing about that system? Highway driving was fine but it kept taking a long time to go from 2nd to 3rd gear. I have a neighbor with an older 320 and it is still solid after many, many miles. Used 2019 American Coach American Eagle 45C $419,999.00 But, American Coach treats me like a just bought a 2017 Eagle whenever I call for component sourcing or technical assistance. American Coach Eagle RVs for Sale at Motor Home Specialist, the #1 Volume Selling Motor Home Dealer in the World, Diesel Pusher RV Dealer, as well as a full line American Coach RV dealer. Find the one with a floor plan your wife likes and one with a 350HP or above Cummins or Cat. Firstly, I think the American dream/eagle coaches look the best both exterior and interior. Wow and can make Wally World trips two. If you are serious about a Foretravel. Most of the items on the coaches are very similar. Thanks again for everyone's responses. American Eagle (also known under the name American Coach) was launched in 1991 by Fleetwood RV. They do consignment sales and have a bunch of DP's. I've attached some pictures - let me know what you think. American Eagle (also known under the name American Coach) was launched in 1991 by Fleetwood RV. American Eagle - American Dream Parts. We have a great online selection at the lowest prices with Fast & Free shipping on many items! And it might be hard to find coaches with slides back then. Man look , u need to take look at what we have, 3slides, 29ft, really a nice unit, 09monaco, montclair. The front fascia detail includes a stylish chrome grille and lamp bezels, plus LED daytime running lamps. You should move up a few more years if you want to get away from parts wearing out or breaking. Is it that much more comfortable than 2 forced air furnaces? Are you in Mass.? They can be high end at a very reasonable price. You also have to compromise on brand, model, size, engine, etc. The confusing part of your of your post is that you are wanting to get away from the problems of having an older coach and you are still looking at the same age coaches. I would look for a coach that has a hydro hot system. Did you find anything good about Safari Panther 425 's ? Personally, I think the Foretravel does look nice but as mentioned, it's all about compromise. Therefore my basic choice is between The Foretravel U320 42', Country Coach Affinity or a Wanderlodge. But any of the three coaches you mentioned you would have to go back to around 1999 models to get them for 70K. it seems large enough inside to land a small plane, you won’t want to, because the American Eagle is replete with some of the finest finery you can find in a motorhome. Congrats on your new coach Piku! - Not good! I find that they are really over rated and the cost of upkeep and insurance is plain stupid. Idle was set around 600rpm and the whole coach shook. Explore 85 listings for American rv for sale UK used at best prices. I tow a race car to the track several times a year otherwise I would be looking at 5th wheels for sure. There are currently 2 American Eagles for sale on Craigs list in NC----I think one is in Raleigh and the other in Charlotte----both in your price range.....If I were to buy another that would be it hands down. Hi all, I was hoping to get some advice. That’s because we stake our reputation on both what we build with and how we build it. This American Eagle is the third motorcoach that we have owned in the last sixteen years. I would go as far as wanting to have water put in all the tanks to check for leaks and level detector accuracy. Read the sections in the forum Library about buying any RV - any RV! American Dream 1997 motorhomes pdf manual download. The Eagle is the perfect combination of elegance and modern design. Sounds like you need to look at a Country Coach. Lot's of suggestins in past forum discussions about checking the dates of the ires since if they need to be replaced, you can budget for that, or bargain for it. photos would be a benefit. Used 2000 American Coach American Eagle 40EDS $89,900.00. Our 1999 Winnebago Ultimate Freedom was purchased for around 50k. David. We've just recently completed a 2 month adventure across the country and back and have decided we kind of like living in a motorhome, trailer or something of the sort. This one is a tank. American Eagles had fiberglass roofs in 1998. I know you started this thread 9 months ago, I haven't read it all either so I am not sure you found what you were looking for. Of course, we favor Country Coach--that would be our choice. Nothing stands out just make sure everything works on shore power and from the generator. American Coach represents rooms with sliding walls. I guess I've always balanced cost vs return and a class A just doesn't get it.. But the 1999 American eagle is a top quality coach and should be a good one for you, assuming it has been adequately maintained. Today, more RVers trust the open road to Fleetwood RV. The tires do not have any sidewall cracking, the paint always washes to like new, and when I get it out it as clean as when I put it in the barn. A Foretravel U320 http://motorhomesoftexas.com/coachrv/foretravel/2001--u320--40--C1719. Why? Please Note: All American Eagle - American Dream Parts, Used Items And Parts Are Always Sold As / Is With No Returns --However, At Visone Rv, We Do Test All Products That Can Be Tested And Are In Working Order Before Shipping Or Pick-Up - So That Our Customers Can Buy With Confidence! If the tires are old/weather cracked that's a bargaining chip. The sofas chairs and seats were unbelievably comfortable, absolutely perfect. 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