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1981 Airstream 280 - Ohio Private Seller

3 weeks ago Airstream Motorhomes FOR SALE  Cleveland, OH 1100 Views 1 Watching
Year: 1981
Make: Airstream
Model: 280
Trim: TurboDiesel
Length: 28
Country:US
State or Province:OH
City: Cleveland
Type of Sale:Private Seller
Listed:3 weeks ago
Location: Cleveland, OH
Price : $38,500

1981 Airstream 280 TurboDiesel:

This rare and highly coveted 28' Turbo Diesel has covered just 125K documented miles in its 43 year history. It starts and runs very well, in fact it just completed a 3,000 mile journey this past November 2023 with no mechical issues. Fuel efficiency was calculated at 13.5 mpg, which is quite respectable. Driving and parking is easy given it's significantly shorter length; 7 feet less than the 345 model. The generator starts easily and runs well. All appliances function as designed. Overall a very nice unit, and we have enjoyed owning it. Will consider part trade for Airstream Trailer lt; 24'. Fly in and drive home. Delivery 3/mi.

Airstream Classic 280 Turbo Diesel:

RARE Isuzu 6BD1 w/ BAE Turbo factory upgrade

125k original documented miles

Clean body with Tow Package

Fully self contained and Sleeps 3

2 Roof A/C units

Rear bath model

Zip Dee main awning

Factory Owner's Manuals, Maintenance Manuals, Service History

Recent Upgrades/Services: Year Completed

Batteries: New 2024

Engine/Drive line: Inspection/Service 2023

Tires: Steer New 1k 2023

Refrigerator: New 2020

A/C Units: 2 New 2018

Exhaust: New generator and engine 2018

Front End: New HD springs and shocks 2018

Exhaust Fan: New interior MaxxAir 2018

Inverter: New 2k watt 2018

Tires/Drive: 5k on drive/deep tread 2017

Brakes and Wheel Bearings : New 4k/mls 2017

Oil pan gasket: New 2017

Electrical: New wiring and breaker boxes 2017

Generator: 6Kw propane, starts easily/runs well

Needs:

Inside storage: A few rolling tambers replaced

Window Curtains

Couch seat cushion

Refrigerator Door inserts Stainless or wood grain

Door lock install Part in hand

Rear air suspension motor install Part in hand

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<p><b>1981 Airstream 280 TurboDiesel:</b></p><p>This rare and highly coveted 28 TurboDiesel has covered just 125K documented miles in its 43 year history. It starts and runs very well, in fact it just completed a 3,000 mile journey this past November 2023. Fuel efficiency was calculated at 13.5 mpg, which is quite respectable. Driving amp; parking is easy given its significantly shorter in length 7 than the 35 models. The generator starts easily and runs well. The All appliances function as designed. Overall a very nice unit and we have enjoyed owning it. Will consider part trade for Airstream Trailer less than 24'. Fly in amp; drive home. Delivery 3/mi.<br /></p><p><b>Airstream Classic 280D:</b> </p><p>RARE Isuzu 6BD1 with BAE Turbodiesel</p><p>125k original documented miles</p><p>Clean body with Tow Package<br /></p><p>Fully self contained and Sleeps 3 </p><p>2 Roof A/C units</p><p>Rear bath model</p><p>Zip Dee awning </p><p>Factory Owner's Manuals Maintenance Manuals Service History </p><p><b>Recent Upgrades/Services: Year Completed </b></p><p>Batteries: New 2024 <br /></p><p>Engine/Driveline: Inspection/Service 2023 <br /></p><p>Tires/Steer: New 1k 2023 <br /></p><p>Refrigerator: New 2020 </p><p>A/C Units: 2 New 2020 </p><p>Exhaust: New generator and engine 2018 <br /></p><p>Front End: New HD springs and shocks 2018 </p><p>Exhaust Fan: New interior MaxxAir 2018 </p><p>Inverter: New 2k watt 2018 </p><p>Tires/Drive: 5k on drive/deep tread 2017 </p><p>Brakes and Wheel Bearings : New 1k/mls 2017 </p><p>Oil pan gasket: New 2017 </p><p>Electrical: New wiring and breaker boxes 2017 <br /></p><p>Generator: 6Kw propane, starts easily/runs well <br /></p><p><b>Needs: </b></p><p>Inside storage: A few rolling tambers replaced</p><p>Window Curtains</p><p>Couch seating: Cushions</p><p>Refrigerator Door: Inserts</p><p>Door Lock: Installed Part in hand </p><p>Rear Air suspension: Motor installed Part in hand </p> <p><b>1981 Airstream 280 TurboDiesel:</b></p><p>This rare and highly coveted 28' Turbo Diesel has covered just 125K documented miles in its 43 year history. It starts and runs very well, in fact it just completed a 3,000 mile journey this past November 2023 with no mechical issues. Fuel efficiency was calculated at 13.5 mpg, which is quite respectable. Driving and parking is easy given it's significantly shorter length; 7 feet less than the 345 model. The generator starts easily and runs well. All appliances function as designed. Overall a very nice unit, and we have enjoyed owning it. Will consider part trade for Airstream Trailer lt; 24'. Fly in and drive home. Delivery 3/mi.<br /></p><p><b>Airstream Classic 280 Turbo Diesel:</b> </p><p>RARE Isuzu 6BD1 w/ BAE Turbo factory upgrade <br /></p><p>125k original documented miles</p><p>Clean body with Tow Package<br /></p><p>Fully self contained and Sleeps 3 </p><p> 2 Roof A/C units</p><p>Rear bath model</p><p>Zip Dee main awning </p><p>Factory Owner's Manuals, Maintenance Manuals, Service History </p><p><b>Recent Upgrades/Services: Year Completed </b></p><p>Batteries: New 2024 <br /></p><p>Engine/Drive line: Inspection/Service 2023 <br /></p><p>Tires: Steer New 1k 2023 <br /></p><p>Refrigerator: New 2020 </p><p>A/C Units: 2 New 2018 </p><p>Exhaust: New generator and engine 2018 <br /></p><p>Front End: New HD springs and shocks 2018 </p><p>Exhaust Fan: New interior MaxxAir 2018 </p><p>Inverter: New 2k watt 2018 </p><p>Tires/Drive: 5k on drive/deep tread 2017 </p><p>Brakes and Wheel Bearings : New 4k/mls 2017 </p><p>Oil pan gasket: New 2017 </p><p>Electrical: New wiring and breaker boxes 2017 <br /></p><p>Generator: 6Kw propane, starts easily/runs well <br /></p><p><b>Needs: </b></p><p>Inside storage: A few rolling tambers replaced</p><p>Window Curtains</p><p>Couch seat cushion</p><p>Refrigerator Door inserts Stainless or wood grain <br /></p><p>Door lock install Part in hand </p><p>Rear air suspension motor install Part in hand </p>

Revision Date: 2024-02-07 18:34:36
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<p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;">1981 Airstream 280 TurboDiesel:</span></b></p><p>This rare and highly coveted 28 TurboDiesel has covered just 125K documented miles in its 43 year history. It starts and runs very well, in fact it just completed a 3,000 mile journey this past November 2023. Fuel efficiency was calculated at 13.5 mpg, which is quite respectable. Driving amp; parking is easy given its significantly shorter in length 7 than the 35 models. The generator starts easily and runs well. The All appliances function as designed. Overall a very nice unit and we have enjoyed owning it. Will consider part trade for Airstream Trailer less than 24'. Fly in amp; drive home. Delivery 3/mi.<br /></p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;">Airstream Classic 280D:</span></b> </p><p>RARE BAE Turbodiesel with 125k original miles</p><p>Clean body with Tow Package<br /></p><p>Fully self contained and Sleeps 3 </p><p>2 Roof A/C units</p><p>Rear bath model</p><p>Zip Dee awning </p><p>Factory Owner's Manuals Maintenance Manuals Service History </p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;">Services: Year Completed </span> </b></p><p>Batteries: New '24 <br /></p><p>Engine/Driveline: Inspection/Service '23 <br /></p><p>Tires/Steer: New 1k '23 <br /></p><p>Refrigerator: New '20 </p><p>A/C Units: 2 New '20 </p><p>Exhaust: New generator engine '18 <br /></p><p>Front End: New HD springs amp; shocks '18 </p><p>Exhaust Fan: New interior MaxxAir '18 </p><p>Inverter: New 2k watt '18 </p><p>Tires/Drive: 5k on drive/deep tread '17 </p><p>Brakes and Wheel Bearings : New 1k/mls '17 Oil pan gasket: New '17 </p><p>Electrical: New wiring and breaker boxes '17 <br /></p><p>Generator: 6Kw propane, starts easily/runs well <br /></p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;">Needs:</span> </b></p><p>Inside storage: A few rolling tambers replaced</p><p>Window Curtains</p><p>Couch seating: Cushions</p><p>Refrigerator Door: Inserts</p><p>Door Lock: Installed Part in hand </p><p>Rear Air suspension: Motor installed Part in hand </p> <p><b>1981 Airstream 280 TurboDiesel:</b></p><p>This rare and highly coveted 28 TurboDiesel has covered just 125K documented miles in its 43 year history. It starts and runs very well, in fact it just completed a 3,000 mile journey this past November 2023. Fuel efficiency was calculated at 13.5 mpg, which is quite respectable. Driving amp; parking is easy given its significantly shorter in length 7 than the 35 models. The generator starts easily and runs well. The All appliances function as designed. Overall a very nice unit and we have enjoyed owning it. Will consider part trade for Airstream Trailer less than 24'. Fly in amp; drive home. Delivery 3/mi.<br /></p><p><b>Airstream Classic 280D:</b> </p><p>RARE Isuzu 6BD1 with BAE Turbodiesel</p><p>125k original documented miles</p><p>Clean body with Tow Package<br /></p><p>Fully self contained and Sleeps 3 </p><p>2 Roof A/C units</p><p>Rear bath model</p><p>Zip Dee awning </p><p>Factory Owner's Manuals Maintenance Manuals Service History </p><p><b>Recent Upgrades/Services: Year Completed </b></p><p>Batteries: New 2024 <br /></p><p>Engine/Driveline: Inspection/Service 2023 <br /></p><p>Tires/Steer: New 1k 2023 <br /></p><p>Refrigerator: New 2020 </p><p>A/C Units: 2 New 2020 </p><p>Exhaust: New generator and engine 2018 <br /></p><p>Front End: New HD springs and shocks 2018 </p><p>Exhaust Fan: New interior MaxxAir 2018 </p><p>Inverter: New 2k watt 2018 </p><p>Tires/Drive: 5k on drive/deep tread 2017 </p><p>Brakes and Wheel Bearings : New 1k/mls 2017 </p><p>Oil pan gasket: New 2017 </p><p>Electrical: New wiring and breaker boxes 2017 <br /></p><p>Generator: 6Kw propane, starts easily/runs well <br /></p><p><b>Needs: </b></p><p>Inside storage: A few rolling tambers replaced</p><p>Window Curtains</p><p>Couch seating: Cushions</p><p>Refrigerator Door: Inserts</p><p>Door Lock: Installed Part in hand </p><p>Rear Air suspension: Motor installed Part in hand </p>

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<p><span>1981 Airstream 280 TurboDiesel</span></p><p><span>This rare and highly coveted 28 TurboDiesel has covered just 125K documented miles in its 43 year history. It starts and runs very well, in fact it just completed a 3,000 mile journey this past November 2023. Fuel efficiency was calculated at 13.5 mpg, which is quite respectable. Driving amp; parking is easy given its significantly shorter in length 7 than the 35 models. The generator starts easily and runs well. The All appliances function as designed. Overall a very nice unit and we have enjoyed owning it. Will consider part trade for Airstream Trailer less than 24'. Fly in amp; drive home. Delivery 3/mi.</span><br /></p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;"><br /></span></b></p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;"><span>Airstream Classic 280D:</span></span></b> </p><p>RARE BAE Turbodiesel with 125k original miles</p><p>Clean body with Tow Package<br /></p><p>Fully self contained and Sleeps 3 </p><p>2 Roof A/C units</p><p>Rear bath model</p><p>Zip Dee awning </p><p>Factory Owner's Manuals Maintenance Manuals Service History </p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;"><br /></span></b></p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;"><span>Services: Year Completed </span></span></b></p><p>Batteries: New 24 </p><p>Tires/Steer: New 1k 23 </p><p>Tires/Drive: 5k on drive/deep tread 17 </p><p>Engine: Service 23 </p><p>Exhaust: New generator engine 21 </p><p>Refrigerator: New 20 </p><p>AC Units: 2 New 20 </p><p>Generator: 6Kw propane, starts easily/runs well </p><p>Brakes amp; Wheel bearings : New 1k/mls 17 </p><p>Front end: New HD springs amp; shocks 18 </p><p>Exhaust fan: New interior MaxxAir 18 </p><p>Inverter: New 2k watt 18 </p><p>Oil pan gasket: New 17 </p><p>New electrical wiring and breaker boxes '17 <br /></p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;"><span>Needs: </span></span></b></p><p>Inside storage: A few rolling tambers replaced</p><p>Window Curtains</p><p>Couch seating: Cushions</p><p>Refrigerator Door: Inserts</p><p>Door Lock: Installed Part in hand </p><p>Rear Air suspension: Motor installed Part in hand </p> <p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;">1981 Airstream 280 TurboDiesel:</span></b></p><p>This rare and highly coveted 28 TurboDiesel has covered just 125K documented miles in its 43 year history. It starts and runs very well, in fact it just completed a 3,000 mile journey this past November 2023. Fuel efficiency was calculated at 13.5 mpg, which is quite respectable. Driving amp; parking is easy given its significantly shorter in length 7 than the 35 models. The generator starts easily and runs well. The All appliances function as designed. Overall a very nice unit and we have enjoyed owning it. Will consider part trade for Airstream Trailer less than 24'. Fly in amp; drive home. Delivery 3/mi.<br /></p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;">Airstream Classic 280D:</span></b> </p><p>RARE BAE Turbodiesel with 125k original miles</p><p>Clean body with Tow Package<br /></p><p>Fully self contained and Sleeps 3 </p><p>2 Roof A/C units</p><p>Rear bath model</p><p>Zip Dee awning </p><p>Factory Owner's Manuals Maintenance Manuals Service History </p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;">Services: Year Completed </span> </b></p><p>Batteries: New '24 <br /></p><p>Engine/Driveline: Inspection/Service '23 <br /></p><p>Tires/Steer: New 1k '23 <br /></p><p>Refrigerator: New '20 </p><p>A/C Units: 2 New '20 </p><p>Exhaust: New generator engine '18 <br /></p><p>Front End: New HD springs amp; shocks '18 </p><p>Exhaust Fan: New interior MaxxAir '18 </p><p>Inverter: New 2k watt '18 </p><p>Tires/Drive: 5k on drive/deep tread '17 </p><p>Brakes and Wheel Bearings : New 1k/mls '17 Oil pan gasket: New '17 </p><p>Electrical: New wiring and breaker boxes '17 <br /></p><p>Generator: 6Kw propane, starts easily/runs well <br /></p><p><b><span style="text decoration:underline;">Needs:</span> </b></p><p>Inside storage: A few rolling tambers replaced</p><p>Window Curtains</p><p>Couch seating: Cushions</p><p>Refrigerator Door: Inserts</p><p>Door Lock: Installed Part in hand </p><p>Rear Air suspension: Motor installed Part in hand </p>

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Posted by jlrbison (3 weeks ago)

How can I establish contact with the seller? jlr

Posted by field & stream (3 weeks ago)

Scroll down to near the bottom of the ad and click on “Contact Seller”.

Posted by STREMN (3 weeks ago)

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How can I establish contact with the seller? jlr
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Posted by jlrbison (3 weeks ago)

No luck so far.

Posted by AirstreamOH (2 weeks ago)

Hello jlrbison- Sorry, I don't check this site as often as I should. Let me know how I can help. Thanks.

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