Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-17-2018, 02:32 PM   #1
New Camper
Join Date: Mar 2018
Location: BC
Posts: 1
2014 Slingshot 25RS?

Hi all,

New to forum and looking very seriously at a 2014 Slingshot 25RS with the bunks up front and king bed slide at rear.

Does anyone have one of these that could give me the good and or bad on owning this rig?

From what I've read, I should be on the lookout for anything indicating a water leak issue. Anything else that I should tweak on on when I view the unit?
Sixonesix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-17-2018, 04:37 PM   #2
Full Time Camper
Papa-T's Avatar
Join Date: May 2012
Location: N.C. Mountains
Posts: 1,365
There is a PDI (Pre-Delivery Inspection) Checklist in the Documents section of this forum under miscellaneous.
*2016 CAF25SE Cruiser Aire 5er/*Joined 2010 *Changed Username and lost Post #'s -2012.
*Traded Campers and Left Crossroads -2012.
*Purchased New 5er & Came back May-2016
*Ted & Tricia (Mimi and Boo - Poodles)
I have tried to live my life so that my family would love me and my friends would respect me. The others can do whatever the Hell they please!” —John Wayne
Papa-T is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-18-2018, 09:05 AM   #3
Full Time Camper
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 2,351
Originally Posted by Papa-T View Post
There is a PDI (Pre-Delivery Inspection) Checklist in the Documents section of this forum under miscellaneous.
I always thought the most important things to plan for, when buying a camper, is how many people you plan to camp with and the floorplan...It seems that you already have that figured out...As far as issues with the camper, no two are the same, so as PapaT has pointed out, print out the PDI list and take it and a camcorder with you when the dealer goes over the camper with you, before you sign the papers and take ownership of the camper...There will always be issues with any camper all you can hope for is they are just small issues with your camper...

PS...Good luck and welcome to the forum...
Rosie & Tommy
Coatesville Pa.
2017 Ford F350 Lariat Power Stoke DW
2013 Cruiser Patriot 305 SKP

In God We Trust
A proud member of the one percent...Semper Fi
sleepyT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2018, 11:29 AM   #4
New Camper
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: British Columbia
Posts: 1
Hi where is the trailer and how much are they asking for it? I have seen a slingshot 25rs in Alberta that has a leak where the rubber roof joins the front fiberglass cap. This has caused the front cap fiberglass to have horizontal ripples in it. Also the hardboard ceiling has warped above the top bunk. I am afraid the repair would be very costly as the OSB or plywood under the rubber roof may have gotten wet and need to be replaced and the whole front fiberglass cap would also need replacing. Probably would be a can of worms once someone started to try to repair this trailer. All because of the failure of the lap joint sealant between the rubber roof and the front fiberglass cap.
mikegug is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2018, 08:28 PM   #5
Full Time Camper
fhenn's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Ms
Posts: 2,735
When we picked up our new unit last year I enterbonded every seam front cap rear cap all of the vents and along the roof costly but worth the prevention
Frank and Janet Henn
2017 380MBH pushing a 2007 Dodge
CDT with a six speed Automatic
Traveling with Hoover and Rainbow the wonder dogs and now with Sunshine the rescue Schnauzer.
fhenn is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Crossroads RV or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:34 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.