These wee motorhomes were made from the mid-70s through the early 90s. Constructed on Toyota truck frames, the shells were made by a variety of manufacturers and common ones include Winnebago, Dolphin, Itasca, Odyssey, Sunrader and Chinooks. Although overweight and underpowered, beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and their tough little engines, small footprint and good gas mileage have revived interest in these little gems. This group is for owners (and wanna be owners) who wish to discuss their upsides, downsides, quirks, renovations–and encourage each other on our journeys with these little toyhomes.
Latest Activity: Apr 29, 2021
Each day I scour Craigslist nationally for what will be my perfect toyhome, and each day I have to report four or more scam ads. Often the title has odd characters in it. Most of these have only one picture (but not always) of a nicely kept 90's Warrior model, a price of $2000 or $2001 or $2004 (something right in that range - and an odd number), and copy with claims like "powerful engine". We all know that while a Toyhome owner may claim a famous 22R engine, they will never call them powerful! Just a note to BEWARE!
Every once in awhile I run across an ad where the rig, instead of duallies (with the requisite 6 lug axle) appears to have two axles. See attached.In other words, one wheel is to the rear, not the…Continue
Started by Dawn Michelle. Last reply by Dawn Michelle Apr 1, 2016.