Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 06-06-2012, 05:39 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 6
Default Cross-Border Purchase. Any problems?

We live on Vancouver Island, BC. and are thinking of purchasing a FF 210UDS in the U.S. The trailers are hard to find here (shipping charges are so high from Indiana). Are there any problems with customs if we do that?

Noreen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2012, 12:20 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Southwest Arizona
Posts: 624

I'm not sure... I don't imagine getting it across the border will be an issue, but, having the title come across may be an issue. I'm sure there will be import taxes and I would imagine some sort of "safety" or "equipment" inspections to make sure it meets Canadian road worthiness standards. I would definitely check with the "authorities" before making the decision. It would be terrible to get "wrong" or "mistaken" information from the web and find out different at the border.

Your best bet would be to contact the Canadian authorities to find out the true impact of buying "south", but, owning "north" and what hoops you may have to jump through. I would imagine the "bulk" would be same, but, I do know that your governing areas have different rules that may also have some impact on your decision...

Maybe one of your fellow Canadians, I think I remember seeing a couple on this forum, will chime in if they see this post We had an '08 210WBS; a good combination of spaciousness and compact maneuverability, the UDS version should do you well and hopefully we'll see you on here as the "proud new owners"!

My 2 cents, your mileage may vary...

2 Cats; J-Lo and Ragamuffin :R

2014 Thor Tuscany 40RX DP
2011 Ram 2500 Longhorn CTD HO
2011 Keystone Cougar 318SAB (now gone)
2008 FunFinder X 210WBS (Sadly gone)
webslave is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Fun Finder RV, Cruiser RV, or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:22 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.