Bus Conversions dot Com Bulletin Board
November 25, 2015, 12:29:02 PM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: This BB is intended for the sole purpose of sharing conversion and bus related information among visitors to our web site. These rules must be followed in order for us to continue this free exchange of info. No bad mouthing of any business or individual is permitted. Absolutely no items for sale are to be posted, except in the Spare Tire board. Interested in placing a classified or web ad, please contact our advertising dept. at 714-903-1784 or e-mail to: info@busconversions.com.

   Home   Help Forum Rules Search Calendar Login Register BCM Home Page Contact BCM  
Pages: [1]   Go Down
Author Topic: Breaking News PREVOST (Volvo) has opened a new service center in Vancouver BC  (Read 867 times)
Hero Member
Offline Offline

Posts: 529

« on: August 19, 2009, 12:41:03 PM »

I had a phone call this morning from the acting Service director.    It is not a flag ship facility but it has big plans to bridge the gap between eastern Canada and the Mira Loma California facility.    It is set up to service Volvo new Nova Bus line.    I am very happy to hear this news.   For those that might need a phone number it is>  (604)940-3306

Applications are being taken for "good" coach mechanics.   I'm told that folks are being flown in from other locations.   

I am happy that in this economy we are seeing some growth in "our" passion.

Disclaimer,  I have no financial interest, other than owning a Prevost and a MCI 102C3.   And fellow Prevost owners might welcome the new service center.   

Hero Member
Online Online

Posts: 14946

« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2009, 05:04:04 PM »

Here in AZ Prevost and Volvo buses are serviced at the large Volvo truck dealer in Phoenix they even have a paint and body shop with a parts dept also a sales dept for the Volvo buses but not for the Prevost.
I was told they had a network at the Volvo truck dealers across the US to service the Prevost.
Where else are you going to get D-13 Volvo engine worked on   

good luck

Life is short drink the good wine first
Sr. Member
Offline Offline

Posts: 287

1972 Prevost


« Reply #2 on: August 19, 2009, 05:14:20 PM »

That's great, it's only 75 miles from me and a local phone call.

Fraser Field
Deroche, BC, Canada
Where the milk cows out number the people, but they can't vote
1972 Prevost, Detroit 8-71/740 Allison automatic, Jakes
Hobbies: restoring classic cars, www.oldambulance.com, arranging old car tours: www.coasters2010.com, www.canadiancoasters.ca
Retired Paramedic
82 Prevost 8V92ta 6 speed
Hero Member
Offline Offline

Posts: 555

82 Prevost Marathon XL

« Reply #3 on: August 20, 2009, 08:54:34 AM »

Yea ... 3 hrs from me. Its about time, most of the tour buses in this area are all Prevost's, we get around 60 buses a day heading for Banff and Jasper.
Pages: [1]   Go Up
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.18 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!