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Old 06-06-2014, 06:40 AM   #11
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Re: Not so good at Good Sam Insurance

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They want pics not DNA evidence and a bloodsworn Oath.
But bloodsworn oaths are easy. Its not like you're selling your soul to the devil or anything...
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Old 06-06-2014, 07:32 AM   #12
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Re: Not so good at Good Sam Insurance

To quote Forrest Gump….. Momma said it was a little white lie and wouldn't hurt anyone.
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Old 06-06-2014, 10:27 AM   #13
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Re: Not so good at Good Sam Insurance

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... you need to have sleeping quarters, a place to cook food, a place to store food, and a place to eat the food on the bus.
Easy (none of this stuff needs to stay in the bus, just there long enough for pics)
#1. Sleeping Quarters: Pic of a blow up air bed (with blankets covering it) or sleeping bag (air beds are pretty comfy once you add a 3" thick memory foam mattress topper... that's our permanent bed)

#2. A Place to cook food: Microwave oven

#3. A place to store food (I'm assuming refrigerated food): cooler

#4. A place to eat food: a folding card table and a couple of folding chairs.

We acutally don't even have a table in our bus. And that was not a requisite for TN when w had the Eagle. For the Eagle, I didn't have to do pics, "just in case" I did take pics and print them out anyway but I did have to have a notarized statement to get the title. They required sleeping area (sleeping bag from the pop-up), a place to cook food (microwave from the pop-up), cold food storage (one of our many coolers), and a toilet (portipotti from the pop-up).

Scrounge around your home and see what you can repurpose, temporarily. If I had to prove a table, I would simply use our two folding metal tables (bought years ago for $13) that we sometimes eat on (for big holiday meals or when we have a shrimp & crab leg boil). I suggest you use folding tables and chairs as the insurance company may have a problem with unsecured ones. Plus you can reuse them outside your bus. We use ours as saw horses, work tables and added two poly cutting boards to one to make a folding grill table. Look in the patio stuff, thrift stores/craigslist/freecycle and get something cheap and temporary.
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Old 06-07-2014, 09:45 AM   #14
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Re: Not so good at Good Sam Insurance

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I threw those things at them. Just saying that I didn't want the nice shinny finished looked of a off the shelf bus. Told them if I wanted that I would have bought a 80k bus off the shelf. She didn't like my answer but I don't really care. I told her that it seems like the underwriters kind of do and say what they want on a case by case basis? I said this inset right and thats when I asked for something in writing that outlines what they want? She then got an internal email from the under writer, which is not able to be sent outside the company. WHich is ok but I said I am having a hard time trying to wrap my head around how and what they are doing.

I don't know how some do these companies can insure one person and they have no issues and the others have an up hill battle
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Old 06-07-2014, 12:49 PM   #15
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Re: Not so good at Good Sam Insurance

Day of the week? Good/Bad cup of coffee? I'm having a bad day so everyone is going to have a bad day? Who knows.
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Old 06-07-2014, 09:49 PM   #16
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Re: Not so good at Good Sam Insurance

I called Farm and City Insurance in Forrest City, Iowa, and they said they would insure my bus as a bus, or as an RV it didn't matter to them. I was told it would be around $313.00/year for liability on the bus so I could drive it around during the conversion.
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Old 06-08-2014, 09:58 AM   #17
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Re: Not so good at Good Sam Insurance

I sent an online quote request to see what they can do
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Old 06-15-2014, 08:42 AM   #18
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Re: Not so good at Good Sam Insurance

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I submitted info to them and got the generic info we will get back with you email…. automated. I corresponded with Tony as they seemed they could insure it but for whatever reason needed more info…

I have attached the quote you requested for your 1983 GMC RV. I called you at 1-682-459-1737 to get clarification on the length and type of motorhome (class A or conversion van) as I could not find it online.


If you could email me or call me at 1-800-331-1520 with this information I will update the quote for you. I most likely will not change the quoted premium, but I won’t know for certain until I make the change.

If you have questions please do not hesitate to email or call me.

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I have attached the quote you requested for your 1983 GMC RV. I called you at 1-682-459-1737 to get clarification on the length and type of motorhome (class A or conversion van) as I could not find it online.

If you could email me or call me at 1-800-331-1520 with this information I will update the quote for you. I most likely will not change the quoted premium, but I won’t know for certain until I make the change.

If you have questions please do not hesitate to email or call me.

Thank you
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Tony Reynolds
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Ph: 1-800-331-1520
Fax: 641-585-5166I have attached the quote you requested for your 1983 GMC RV. I called you at 1-682-459-1737 to get clarification on the length and type of motorhome (class A or conversion van) as I could not find it online.

If you could email me or call me at 1-800-331-1520 with this information I will update the quote for you. I most likely will not change the quoted premium, but I won’t know for certain until I make the change.

If you have questions please do not hesitate to email or call me.

Thank you
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Tony Reynolds
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www.FCISInsurance.com
Ph: 1-800-331-1520
Fax: 641-585-5166I have attached the quote you requested for your 1983 GMC RV. I called you at 1-682-459-1737 to get clarification on the length and type of motorhome (class A or conversion van) as I could not find it online.

If you could email me or call me at 1-800-331-1520 with this information I will update the quote for you. I most likely will not change the quoted premium, but I won’t know for certain until I make the change.

If you have questions please do not hesitate to email or call me.

Thank you
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Tony Reynolds
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www.FCISInsurance.com
Ph: 1-800-331-1520
Fax: 641-585-5166I have attached the quote you requested for your 1983 GMC RV. I called you at 1-682-459-1737 to get clarification on the length and type of motorhome (class A or conversion van) as I could not find it online.

If you could email me or call me at 1-800-331-1520 with this information I will update the quote for you. I most likely will not change the quoted premium, but I won’t know for certain until I make the change.

If you have questions please do not hesitate to email or call me.

Thank you
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Tony Reynolds
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www.FCISInsurance.com
Ph: 1-800-331-1520
Fax: 641-585-5166I have attached the quote you requested for your 1983 GMC RV. I called you at 1-682-459-1737 to get clarification on the length and type of motorhome (class A or conversion van) as I could not find it online.

If you could email me or call me at 1-800-331-1520 with this information I will update the quote for you. I most likely will not change the quoted premium, but I won’t know for certain until I make the change.

If you have questions please do not hesitate to email or call me.

Thank you
Tony


Tony Reynolds
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www.FCISInsurance.com
Ph: 1-800-331-1520
Fax: 641-585-5166

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I i give them length of the bus….. and what do you know….. He said they CANT insure it.


So not sure how certain people can get this done and others can't. Really starting to piss me off.
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Old 06-15-2014, 10:55 AM   #19
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I i give them length of the bus….. and what do you know….. He said they CANT insure it.


So not sure how certain people can get this done and others can't. Really starting to piss me off.
Welcome to my world. I had done the email quote request with them, got a phone message to call back, talked to one of the young ladies there, and was told that they couldn't do bus conversions. I've currently got two independent agents looking for me for New Jersey coverage.
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Old 06-16-2014, 01:39 PM   #20
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Re: Not so good at Good Sam Insurance

FIght the good fight.

As I said in one of the other threads it looks like a commercial policy during conversion will really be the only option.

I am just trying to nail them down and have them tell me what they want so when i do it there will be no BS as to if it is "converted?'

Well lets keep sharing info when we can.

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