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Forest River

Newmar and Forest River Overview

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Forest River was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Sep 6, 2008 and since then this brand received 1487 reviews. It is 1471 reviews more than Newmar received since Oct 8, 2017.

Newmar and Forest River Consumer Ratings

68 out of 1020 in Auto category
756 out of 5315 in Dealers category
Customer service
27 in category
477 in category
19 in category
431 in category
Price Affordability
76 in category
457 in category

Newmar and Forest River Rating Details

Customer service
1.9 (8 reviews)
1.4 (594 reviews)
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This is far from the best as far as I’m concerned two months have gone by and I still don’t have a motorhome this is the worst customer service I have ever experienced any where. Repairs and customer service in the RV business seems to have gone downhill drastically they do a good job selling them...

Phyllis H

Customer service is #1 with them they say but we all know better or we wouldn’t need to be on this forum sharing horror stories or looking for contacts. I have spent countless hours emailing Duane who’s word of what he is doing for you is worthless and turns out to be falsehoods. Have asked...

2 (7 reviews)
1.5 (479 reviews)
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...I had an extended warranty that covered these - less the deductible. After adding another 25K miles onto the coach, and had some really great times, I sold it this year. ..


They keep telling us that that's why they gave us all year warranty but I'm sorry I don't care how many year warranty you give me it will never fix all the problems that are wrong with dam camper. Since we've owned it almost 6 months now it's been nothing but a pain in our *** and it's been in the...

Price Affordability
1.7 (7 reviews)
2.2 (470 reviews)
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Bought 2019 Dutch star at gander rv in Oklahoma city. Sale went great, service was terrible. I'll never go back. Of all that needed fix on a we owe nothing was accomplished.I made appt at holiday world rv, katy tx to get the items diagnosed and repared I went to a motel after 2weeks nothing was...


...We could not have been more wrong! Our new 5th wheel had a list price of over $60k so we thought we were getting a good high quality product. Our new trailer has had issues every time that we have used it. It spends more time at the dealer than with us...


Newmar and Forest River Pros and Cons

  • Overall decent product
  • Fact that non dealers can work on rv
  • Floor plan
  • Trailer layout
  • Floorplan
  • Warranty and customer service
  • 48 hours to get a service appointment
  • Customer service
  • Product quality
  • Quality control

Newmar and Forest River Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

I purchased a used Newmar Canyon Star 3920 with 12K miles. The unit was great with the exception of the repairs:...


We purchased a 2014 Surveyor 24ft and it was a great purchase. Have been camping 4 times this summer and never, ever...

Newmar and Forest River Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

Bought a brand new Canyon Star in Fwb 2017. By April AC went out along with thermostat Newmar sent in a moble tech to...


I purchased an Apex TT. Before I even picked up the trailer the dealership had to replace the overhead awning because...

Newmar and Forest River Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

Bought 2019 Dutch star at gander rv in Oklahoma city. Sale went great, service was terrible. I'll never go back. Of all...

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I have had my destination travel trailer for 15 months. Each month reveals at least one more example of the poor...

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Newmar and Forest River Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Newmar Rv (2 reviews)
  • Newmar Rv Warranty (2 reviews)
  • 2017 Newmar Canyon Star Rv (1 review)
  • Forest River Rv (456 reviews)
  • Forest River Warranty (64 reviews)
  • Forest River Rv Repair (38 reviews)