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Old 01-11-2012, 06:43 AM   #1
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I have owned a Paradise Point for 2 yrs and I have problems all through my fifth wheel.

I am talking about a camper 4 1/2 years old is falling a part.

1. The owner before me had to replace the air conditioner just after two years of purcahsing the camper.

2 The dome over the shoer leaks when it rains.

3. The vent in the sealing of bathroom leaks when it rains.

4. The slide in the master bedroom leaks around the weather stripping outsidewhen it rains. The moisture from the leak hasruined the wooden trim around the slide.

5. The decales on the outside are cracking and faded coming off camper.

6. The rear levelers electric motor stopped working.

I called about getting the decales replaced and Crossroads wanted me to purchase. I did not.

I will never purchase another Crossroads Camper/RV.
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Old 01-11-2012, 06:53 AM   #2
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Talked to Randy at CR. Most of those items will probably not be covered under a warranty anymore, but he will take care of you, he will do the best he can do make you a happy camper again!




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Old 01-11-2012, 08:24 AM   #3
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It is not going to happen on your 07. You will be wasting a call. And your list is nothing compared to the list of repairs I have running on our PP. Seems like there was a run of PP units in the 07 time frame that had a lot of issues. You are not alone.
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Old 01-11-2012, 10:47 AM   #4
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I am sorry you are having almost the same problems I have had. I had to replace my A/C but it was my fault as it stopped cooling and I allowed a repair place to put in a valve. The AC is warranted for three years. All the leaking from the roof I guess would be sealant around the vents, cap, and sides I check them every year and pile on more sealant. The bedroom slide on my unit leaked also but found the where it was coming from and sealed it too. Yes my decals are cracking and look like crap but I will live with it. The rear jacks check for power to the motor.

I am sure with a little maintenance it will be nice and water tight before you know it
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I wasn't implying that randy would cover it under warranty, I meant that he would make sure that you left satisfied with the quailty of repairs-- instead of getting the run around at a repair center.
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Your frist post and you are complaining about work you should be doing every year. A couple times each year maybe when you clean the outside you check all sealent and seams and fix. I wasn't going to write on this post because I had nothing good to say. You started out just like a troll.
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Our a/c was replaced last year before the Cruiser was two years old. The work was covered by both Dometic and CR at no cost to me.

Sealing the ceiling vents as well as other areas where rain can intrude is up to the owner and must constantly be checked and rechecked. Imagine if your stick house went bouncing down the road and all the upkeep it would require. It is my experience that RVs are in constant need of some type of preventative maintenance. Just about all of us here know this and work to "get 'er done".

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Old 01-12-2012, 05:47 AM   #8
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My '04 Paradise Pointe was 2 years old when we purchased it. So far I've had an issue with one of the axles causing bad tread wear, I purchased radial tires to get rid of the nylon tires to solve that. My shower dome leaked so I removed the inside peice to dry everything out then resealed the outside peiceto solve that. I had a leak around the antenna but that was my fault for building up the sealant to high. My bedroom slide is in need of adjustment but it still functions and doesn't leak. Guess I was lucky when I found mine. Oh wait, maybe it's because I wash it everytime it gets rained on, wax it once a year, inspect the sealant while washing it and keep it inside when it's not in use. Some problems are preventable.

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Most of the Paradise Pointe units that seem to have had all the issues are in the 06 to 07 time frame. And yes I do agree 100% that leaks caused by lack of routine maintenace is the fault of the owner. I am probably one of the most anal people around as far as maintanence goes but our trailer is at a covered storage lot and I rented a double space just so we could park it in the middle so there was no way any sunlight or weather could hit any part of the trailer. Our decals faded and our awning has rotted out dispite being treated with 303 Protectant and being covered. The other multible issues we have had are just frustrating and never seem to stop. Our trailer goes back to the dealer on 1/21 to repair what went wrong on our last trip.
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My thoughts have always been that when the "BIG" corporations buy out the mom and pop shops, the quality slowly disappears in place of quantity. Why do I say this?A couple we camp with has a late 90's 32 all american. Built by CrossRoads this rig is solid and shows quality all the way thru. When you are inside this thing you do not hear noises outside. The ceiling is covered in a fabric that knocks down sound so it's quiet on the inside. The carpet is not matted. It has REAL wood for trim. Could it be the quality disappeared sometime in '04 to be replaced with quantity?
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