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I'm considering purchasing a 2002 National RV Tradewinds 39

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I'm considering purchasing a 2002 National RV Tradewinds 39 foot diesel pusher. This is my first investment in a diesel powered RV. If I were to ask a mechanic to inspect the engine prior to purchase what should I expect the mechanic to evaluate during the inspection?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  Fix-it.. replied 9 months ago.

good evening

the best way to evaluate the engine is with a oil sample have him do that and check it over for leaks,One area to really focus on is the head gasket area expensive do do.

if you are buying a cummmins..let me have the esn and ill be able to check for any open campaigns on the engine..ty