Closeout Sale Pricing on All Remaining New 2016 Models In-Stock!

With the end of the year approaching, we have introduced CLOSEOUT pricing on all remaining New 2016 Motor Homes! We have both Class A Gas and Diesel models available at Closeout Pricing. Shop with us now before these remaining units are sold!

Click Here to see the remaining 2016 Closeout RV’s or call the dealership to speak with one of our factory trained Winnebago Sales Consultants – 1-800-343-6255.

Joshua Chase Promotion – Finishing & Quality Control Manager

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We are extremely pleased to announce that Joshua Chase has been promoted to Finishing and Quality Control Manager effective immediately.

In his new role, Joshua will oversee the Finishing & QC Department’s day to day operations, will manage Finishing & QC scheduling and personnel duties, and will join in Lichtsinn RV Management Group planning and training initiatives.

Joshua’s leadership skills, work ethic, dedication to guest experience and focus on teamwork makes him the natural choice to lead our Finishing and Quality Control department.

 

Protect your RV with our LRV Spa

We’ve recently launched a service to help protect and maintain your RV. We call it, LRV Spa. LRV Spa is a exactly what it sounds like, we offer interior and exterior cleaning, protection and detailing for your motorhome.

We offer three different packages for our LRV Spa; Gold, Silver and Bronze. Each package offers a great deal of services that benefit and protect your RV. We also offer individual services including: complete roof wash and interior carpet vacuum and extraction. Below is a list of each spa package in greater detail.

Gold Package: Silver Package plus Exterior PROTECT + Warranty. Unsure what PROTECT is? Read more here.

Silver Package: Bronze Package plus full dry and side cab windows.

Bronze Package: Spray, scrub, windshield, rinse and tires (no dry).

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Along with the benefits of these three packages, here are a few other benefits of our LRV Spa.

-Professional Cleaning

-Safety

-Convenience

 

Call the Lichtsinn RV Service Department at 1-800-343-6255 to schedule your LRV Spa today!

 

PROTECT by Lichtsinn RV

Your RV is an investment and we can help make it easy for you to take care of this investment. Maintaining your RV can be difficult and time consuming! This is where PROTECT can help keep your investment safe.

PROTECT is a special cleaning and sealant that we use to help protect your RV’s interior and exterior.

Here’s a demonstration video we created to show how effective PROTECT is at taking care of your RV investment.

Benefits of PROTECT:

Bonds with clear coat and strengthens it – PROTECT bonds with your RV’s clear coat to help strengthen your finish from the outside elements.

Hand Applied – Our professionally trained finishing team hand applies the PROTECT to the exterior and interior of your motorhome.

Convenience – Sit back and let us handle the dirty work maintaining your RV. Coming in for service? This is a perfect time to have PROTECT applied to your RV.

Safety – Cleaning your motorhome can be dangerous. Our finishing team uses lifts and harnesses to maintain safety while applying PROTECT to your RV.

Professionally Trained – Our finishing team is professionally trained on PROTECT application.

Detail Oriented – We clean and add PROTECT to all of the crevices on your RV. It takes us nearly a full day to complete.

Great alternative to wax – PROTECT is a great alternative to wax. In fact, it strengthens the clear coat on your RV.

Helps maintain your RV resale value – Why not protect your RV and maintain it’s resale value at the same time? PROTECT takes care of this.

Stain resistant – PROTECT applied to the interior of your RV will help keep stains away with it’s stain resistant qualities.

Helps protect against UV Fading – PROTECT helps keep the interior of your RV from fading due to the sunlight.

Warranty – We offer two different PROTECT warranties dependent on the mileage on your RV. RV’s with under 35,000 miles carry a 5 year warranty and RV’s with over 35,000 miles carry a 3 year warranty.

Call the Lichtsinn RV Service Department at 1-800-343-6255 to schedule your PROTECT application today!

The ALL NEW 2017 Winnebago Paseo

Introducing the ALL NEW Winnebago Touring Coach Paseo by Winnebago Industries. The Paseo is the first B van in the industry on the Ford Transit van which incorporates some unique features no other B van can boast!  A spacious floorplan with an expansive rear dinette that converts to a 53 x 72 inch sleeping surface, equipped for cross coach and longitudinal sleeping.

This Winnebago Paseo is powered by the fuel efficient Ford Transit EcoBoost powertrain:

1.  Ford EcoBoost 3.5 litre gasoline powered powertrain, DOHC, 4 valve per cylinder

2.  Direct gas injection, dual turbochargers

3.  400 lb ft of torque or power

4.  310 hp

5.  148 inch wheelbase

6.  Six speed automatic transmission with SelectShift technology

7.  Impressive cargo carrying capacity with dual rear wheels and added GVWR at 10,360 lb

8.  5,000 lb factory installed tow package

9.  Sync 3 voice activated navigation system

a.  Bluetooth connectivity

b.  Sync AppLink

c.  Larger, easier to read touch screen

d.  Capacitive touchscreen features impressive responsiveness such as a convenient swipe feature

e.  Real world voice commands

f.  Favorites and POI mapping

g.  For iPhone users, Siri Eyes Free

Includes the following highlights:

1.  A true armless powered patio awning, with seamless one touch operation.  This is the longest awning in the industry with expansive patio coverage

2.  Low step in height into the expansive bath in one

3.  NovaKool 5.5 cu ft compressor driven, true double door refrigerator and freezer

4.  Dual Group 31 AGM absorbed glass mat batteries

5.  TrumaCombi hot water and heat systems

6.  Convection and microwave oven

7.  Corian countertops

8.  Expansive wardrobe closet

9.  Swivel passenger seating, to become an integral lounge chair and workstation with the flip up table

10.  Stainless sink with glass sink top cover

11.  Dual burner range top with innovative glass cook top cover

Includes the following factory installed options: 

1.  An all new roof rack, with integrated exterior ladder that includes multiple access points continuously around the Paseo, making it easier to access roof storage for whatever your purpose

2.  100 watt solar package

3.  Side screen door, which integrates with the standard rear screen door

4.  Powered ventilator fan upgrade

5.  Heated drainage

Includes the following exterior highlights, in addition to the specifications on our website page and brochure:

1.  25 gallon fuel capacity

2.  TrumaCombi hot water and heat sourcing

3.  30 amp electrical service

4.  High efficiency air conditioning system

5.  Colorado Carefree armless patio awning

6.  Dual Group 31 AGM absorbed glass mat batteries

Call Lichtsinn RV today at 1-800-343-6255 to find out more about the Winnebago Paseo from Winnebago Industries!

Roof Cove Maintenance for your RV

Roof Cove Maintenance for your RV is an important topic that is a “must-need” heading into the Fall/Winter months. In this blog we’ll cover a few products that we recommend for maintaining your roof cove on your RV, frequently asked questions regarding roof cove maintenance and a comprehensive video that features a few roof cove maintenance demonstrations done by our Service Director, Brian Buffington.

A few products that we recommend:

-Acrysol (great for cleaning up old silicone before applying new silicone)

-Manus-Bond Sealant (good for standard high glass gel coat)

-Clear Silicone

-Stone Masonry Sealant

A few FAQ’s that guests periodically ask us about Roof Cove Maintenance for their RV:

(Q): Is it safe to walk on the roof?

(A): Yes, it is safe assuming you have steady balance or something to secure you from falling. The one piece fiber glass roof itself is very sturdy.

(Q): How many years has Winnebago been utilizing the one piece fiber glass roof?

(A): Winnebago has be utilizing the one piece fiber glass on nearly every RV for the past 50 years.

(Q): How can you tell if the sealant around a skylight needs to be replaced?

(A): If your sealant is becoming discolored it’s generally a good sign that there is a void that needs to be taken care of.

(Q): What is the best way to clean the sealant on your roof?

(A): We recommend acrysol or any other rv roof cleaner.

Video demonstrations

In this video below we cover applying sealant to coves, using acrysol to clean old sealant before applying new sealant and covering the types of silicone for roof protection.

August Live Webcast

Sealants can be purchased directly for our RV Parts Department at 1-800-343-6255

Stacy Anderson joins Lichtsinn RV as RV Sales Consultant

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Forest City, Iowa – Stacy Anderson has recently joined Lichtsinn RV in Forest City, Iowa, as an RV Sales Consultant.
Originally from Forest City, Iowa, Anderson is a graduate of Winona State University and comes to Lichtsinn RV from the YMCA in Forest City, IA where she had been serving as a Senior Program Director for the past 20 years.
“The idea of helping guest choose the right RV for their lifestyle is exciting! I look forward to helping people fulfill their dreams.” Stacy said.

Anderson enjoys spending time with family and friends. Anderson also enjoys watching her kids in all of their activities.
Meet the entire team at Lichtsinn RV.

MobilEye Collision Avoidance Technology

 

Mobileye allows you to receive critical real-time warnings on your EyeWatch display.

Mobileye 560Mobileye is a safety solution for collision prevention and mitigation. The system includes a smart camera located on the front windshield inside the vehicle. It utilizes Mobileye’s vehicle, lane, traffic signs and pedestrian detection technologies to detect speed limit signs, measure the distance to vehicles, lane markings and pedestrians, providing the driver with life saving alerts.

Mobileye will enable you to stay tuned and enjoy our latest upgrades and enhancements for driver assistance by simply downloading innovative Mobileye applications from our website.

Features

  • Forward Collision Warning, both in Highway and Urban areas, including Motorcycle Detection
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Headway Monitoring and Warning
  • Daylight Pedestrian Collision Warning, including Bicycle Detection
  • Speed Limit Indication and Alerts
  • Speed Limit Sign Recognition
  • Intelligent High-Beam Control (Via/Reyo only)

Benefits

  • Drastically reduces overall chance of a traffic collision and related costs
  • Improves driving habits, including use of turn signals and braking patterns
  • Provides a tool for driver evaluation and training
  • Helps drivers develop a keen sense of the vehicle’s position within the lane and in relation to other vehicles
  • Operates day and night

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Expires August 31, 2016. Does not include tax or shipping. We ship nationwide! Not applicable with other offers. Good while supplies last.

Call us at 1-800-343-6255 for pricing information and to schedule your Mobileye installation.

2016 Winnebago GNR Lichtsinn RV Event Schedule

We are looking forward to seeing you at the 2016 Winnebago Grand National Rally July 18-23 in Forest City!

 Lichtsinn RV SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

See us at The Battle of The Businesses Friday, July 15 at 6:30pm in front of the Winnebago County Courthouse Square. Cheer us on as we defend our title!

Saturday, July 16 at 10:00am we will be in the Puckerbrush Parade! Come out and catch some candy and we will be passing out a Special DEAL OF THE DAY coupon to all of RV Friends!

MONDAY – July 18 GNR BEGINS!!!

Noon-7:00pm Dealer Display Hours

Drawing Registration for Free Gas Grill with LP Fitting Installed OR $150 RV Parts Store Gift Certificate. (Register at our Tent in the Dealer Sales Display Area.)

 

TUESDAY – July 19

9:00am-4:00pm Dealer Display Hours*

Drawing Registration for Free Gas Grill with LP Fitting Installed OR $150 RV Parts Store Gift Certificate. (Register at our Tent in the Dealer Sales Display Area.)

Winner will be Posted at 3:00pm.

WEDNESDAY – July 20

9:00am-4:00pm Dealer Display Hours*

9:00am-Noon – Lichtsinn RV “Wheel of Life”

$2 per spin – Every Spin a Winner! (Limit 2 per)

ALL PROCEEDS are donated to The American Cancer Society

 

THURSDAY – July 21

9:00am-4:00pm Dealer Display Hours*

5:00Pm – Lichtsinn RV State Row Party

(In Dealer Sales Display)

 

FRIDAY – July 22

9:00am-3:00pm Dealer Display Hours*

*A Parts Team Member will be available at our display at GNR during these times. On Monday, July 18 a Parts Team Member will be available at our display
from Noon – 4:00pm.
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SALES, PARTS and SERVICE Team members will also be available at the Dealership all Week.
EXTENDED GNR DEALERSHIP HOURS:
Saturday, July 16:
Sales/Parts/Service 8:00am-3:00pm
Monday-Friday:
Sales 8:00am-5:30pm
Parts/Service 7:30am-5:30pm
Saturday, July 23: 
Sales/Parts/Service 8:00am-3:00pm
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STANDARD DEALERSHIP HOURS:
Monday-Friday:
Sales 8:00am-5:30pm
Parts/Service 7:30am-5:30pm
Saturday: 
Sales 8:00am-3:00pm
We look forward to seeing you!

 

The Winnebago Grand Tour 45RL


This is Winnebago at its best. This is the coach your dream coach dreams about. This is the Winnebago Grand Tour 45RL.   Every detail was painstakingly considered to give you the ultimate motorhome experience. Built on the V-Ride axle, side radiator Maxum Chassis with UltraSteer tag axle, your options are vast.

Driver conveniences such as the world-class cab seats, MobilEye collision avoidance technology, and large, dual GPS screens make every trip a pleasure. A king bed, luxurious private master bathroom, and separate mid coach half bath provide a unique level of comfort and privacy that is enhanced with lounge and bedroom HDTVs, a Yamaha sound system, and the Glide and Dine dining table.

Our largest, grandest floorplan, the Grand Tour 45RL, features a double-tier galley island, retractable HDTV, and a cozy fireplace. Even the little things like MCD powered blackout shades and soft-close drawers make a big difference in creating the ultimate coach. Experience life in the Winnebago Grand Tour and accept only the best.

This coach is powered by the tried and true Maxum chassis with Cummins powertrain:

1.Cummins ISL 8.9L hp turbo charged diesel engine

2.UltraSteer passive tag axle

3.ZF Independent Front Air Suspension, V Ride rear air suspension

4.Side radiator

5.Adjustable brake and accelerator pedals

6.1200 lb ft of torque or power

7.450 horsepower

8.Allison 3000 MH six speed electronic transmission with 3 stage compression brake

9.HWH automatic hydraulic leveling jacks with 3-position controls

10.Automatic air leveling system

So many things come standard in the Grand Tour 45RL, but this model from Lichtsinn RV includes the following factory installed options:

1.Automatic air leveling system

2.Infloor radiant heating system

3.Winegard Rayzar automatic HDTV antenna system, local off air

4.Yamaha Premium Sound System

5.Premium sound radio speakers

6.Polished stainless steel on lower valance doors and panels

7.Exterior entertainment center upgrade, with 55 inch HDTV with extendable and pivot mounting bracket, home theater soundbar system, and subwoofer

8.Magic Mirror with disappearing 29 inch HDTV inherent to the mirror

Includes the following exterior highlights, in addition to the specifications on our website page and brochure:

1.210 cubic feet of basement and exterior storage

2.150 fuel capacity

3.5.6 gallon LP capacity for exterior gas grilling

4.Aqua Hot 450D hydronic dual zone heating system with continuous hot water and engine pre-heat

5.TrueAir Maximum Comfort AC featuring three 13,500 BTU roof air conditioners with 2 heat pumps and 3 condensation pumps, behind hidden insulation in the roof with water runoff piped to the rear driver side

6.50 amp electrical service

 

AND…this just touches the surface of this luxury RV. Call us today to find out more about the Winnebago Grand Tour 45RL from Lichtsinn RV including video, photos and more.