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Old 03-20-2016, 06:10 PM   #1
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We are thinking about purchasing a new leftover 2015 Palazzo. We are asking any forum users to provide any advice they have for new RVers or advice for new Palazzo owners.

We are thinking about purchasing the Palazzo from Camping World. If you have any advice to offer regarding Camping World Sales and Service, we would appreciate from hearing from you.

Thanks in advance for your help.
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Old 03-27-2016, 11:25 PM   #2
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Take a very close look for any repairs and have them fixed before you take delivery.
I bought a 36.1 in 2015 and have had a lot of repairs.
All slides failed and had to be totally replaced.
My lower compartment has seperated from the side wall and now has to go to the factory for replacement.
Leaking fuel rail on engine and was running on 5 cylinders.
Front shade quit, needed new motor.
Rear shower was leaking and had to be rebuilt.
I dont want to scare you but take a very close look.


Cheers and good luck.
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Old 03-28-2016, 12:33 PM   #3
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I shopped the Camping World main website and found the one I wanted in Atlanta Ga.

Camping World in Anthony Tx paid to have the unit shipped out to them as part of the deal. They fixed all the issues I had with the coach in a timely manner.

Hope this helps!
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Old 06-17-2016, 11:47 AM   #4
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I'm new & I know this is an older post, but we bought our Palazzo from CW & they might not be the best. Our rig is really not the type they typically sell & they don't always seem to know how to repair them-they always call Thor... Let me know what you decided...
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Old 12-27-2016, 02:09 AM   #5
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I bought one

I bought a Palazzo 2016 from CW Northern Illinois They matched the price I found on the internet for $115,000 BRAND NEW DO YOUR HOMEWORK Sticker was 157,000 I have a lot of little things wrong that I fixed myself Not going to wait 2 months to repair little stuff that I can fix Yes quality control sucks But very happy with the layout and most of the Coach
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Old 01-24-2017, 09:06 PM   #6
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I'm looking at buying a used Palazzo 36.1 2015 model. You guys really have me scared a bit about buying this!
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Old 01-25-2017, 12:23 AM   #7
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Buying a used one probably has all the bugs out I don't know if I would ever buy new again...I love the coach just has a lot of little things you wouldn't expect to fix when you pay over $120,000
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Old 01-25-2017, 02:08 AM   #8
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I'm looking at buying a used Palazzo 36.1 2015 model. You guys really have me scared a bit about buying this!
Rule #1 - RV industry quality control is bad... It doesn't matter the brand, model, price point - there are issues with many new units that will make your head spin.
I've bought two used units so far - and little in the way of major problems (knocking wood). Maybe the previous owner worked out the kinks for me.

Rule #2 - inspection, inspection, inspection... when buying - BEFORE signing/paying - go over EVERYTHING to be sure it is working properly. A dealer SHOULD be able to demonstrate anything and explain - when they can't - well - lots of people here to help.

Rule #3 - the dealer will make/break your RV experience - a good dealer can go a long way in helping address any issues you run into - especially under warranty
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