We went looking at vans on Monday. Drove to Perth as we were told of a place that sold camper vans but they only had big and expensive, to us, motor homes. So what's the difference between a CV and a MH? To me a CV is a small van while the MH are big and flash and cost more money than I have. CV's probably wouldnt have a toilet or shower and aren't as fancy.
We also looked at vans that we could *convert* ourselves. Mainly we would build a base for a bed and storage. Maybe a sink...I have too many ideas and need to be more realistic.
Vans that fit my budget are old and have heaps of km's on them so I need to find out what is too old and how many k's is too many.
I spoke to my mechanic this morning and he suggested 2 makes that were reliable and 1 that he wouldn't bother with so I probably won't get a Nissan. One make that he said were good was the same as a van we looked at on the way home yesterday. It was a 7seater, automatic, power steering, duel fuel...but old with lots of k's...but enough room if we took out the back seats...and it fits my budget...
If it is still there next week I will take it for a test drive.
This same place had a manuel van going *as traded* real cheap and I did really like that and took it for a test drive but because I have *health issues* I really do need an automatic.