View Full Version : Coach height

09-07-2013, 09:33 PM
As many know I traded 507 in on 512.. Couldn't be happier! But my wife thinks 512 is taller than 507. Anyone know if there was much did in height on 99's without a raised roof..

09-07-2013, 10:06 PM
Marc, models with slides might automatically be taller do to the need for slide height and clearance. I don't recall this ever in discussion but it might be the deal. If so, that would be a good question to have an answer to.

09-07-2013, 10:29 PM
507 had straight stairs 2 steps inside the door , 512 curved stairs 3 steps.. Also my old coach I could reach the controls by the for from the quikee steps I can't on 512.

09-07-2013, 10:54 PM
Marc, now are you referring to the interior height being higher or the overall height of the coach??

09-07-2013, 11:50 PM
Both I think the over all height is higher also

Ron Skeen
09-08-2013, 12:10 AM
The floor height is 4+ inches higher for the slide mechanism than a non slide. You have 3 step now instead of 2. Steve M had one of the first slides and he still has 2 steps but one is a long riser. The space for the slides was added to the basement area is what make you sit higher in the slide coach.

09-08-2013, 12:36 AM
So the basements are not as tall? But overall height remains the same?

Ron Skeen
09-08-2013, 01:59 AM
The basements are all the same and the extra height is above the Basement ceiling. The over all height of the coach is higher.