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List of BT Cruiser Problems

The BT Cruiser has been reported to have problems with slide outs, plumbing, roof, doors, and loose screws.

Users in RV forums generally rate it well, but note these common issues:

  • Squeaks
  • Leaks
  • Poor construction
  • Battery failure
  • Slideout seals leaking
  • Axles not enough grease
  • Inadequate solar circuit fuse
  • Screws loosing while traveling
  • Mattress easily tears
  • Shade in coach door will not raise
  • Seat belt are off center
  • Bath door will not shut
  • Missing auto headlights


The BT Cruiser is made by Gulf Stream Coach. They have models 22 ft to 29 ft long, that are built on the Ford E-350 and E-450 chassis. Here is a video:



Here is what people like:

  • Good Maneuverability
  • Not too big
  • Has full dry bath
  • Seats are comfortable
  • Slide outs give more space
  • Good gas mileage
  • Affordable