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Benne77

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5th wheel inspector
« on: February 07, 2018, 07:13:42 PM »
Hello,

I am looking at a 5th wheel out of state and am wondering about the typical cost for a 5th wheel inspection for a 12000 pound 36 foot fifth wheel. It is located in Wisconsin if that helps.

Thank you!

donn

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Re: 5th wheel inspector
« Reply #1 on: February 07, 2018, 08:50:42 PM »
Likely 3 to 500 dollars.

Gary RV_Wizard

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Re: 5th wheel inspector
« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2018, 09:50:28 AM »
Get more info on RV inspections at:
http://myrvinspection.com/
https://rvinspection.com/
https://nrvia.org/

An basic inspection will likely be $400-$500, but you can buy a more thorough one.   You can also hire a mobile RV tech and tell him what you want checked and pay him by the hour to do so. He probably won't do a written report, just a phone conversation (which you also pay for). An hour or two of the tech's time will get you a basic eyes-on look from an experienced person. That's probably $150-$200.

This firm gets $445 for a 5W inspection:
https://alrvinspection.com/inspection-type/5th-wheel-inspections
https://inspectmyrv.com/
« Last Edit: February 08, 2018, 09:55:48 AM by Gary RV_Wizard »
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