Go Back   Montana Owners Club - Keystone Montana 5th Wheel Forum > HAVE MOC WILL TRAVEL > Navigation
Click Here to Login

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 03-04-2019, 10:00 PM   #1
dsttexas
Established Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Cameron
Posts: 34
M.O.C. #15936
Good Sam's Trip Planner taking LOA

Just got this notice (link below) that Good Sam is reworking its Trip Planner and taking the current version off line until late 2019. I don't know why they couldn't just leave it active until the new version is available - oh well.

RV Trip Wizard is my favorite planner anyway.

http://view.e.goodsamclub.com/?qs=4a...4c8172e6f565c4
__________________
2015 Montana High Country 293RK.
2017 Chevy High Country 3500 SRW 4WD long bed diesel.
dsttexas is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-05-2019, 09:09 AM   #2
PNW Fireguy
Montana Master
 
PNW Fireguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2015
Location: Arlington
Posts: 1,021
M.O.C. #18081
I got the same notification as well. Seems like another example of a program run by someone that shouldn't be running it. Makes no sense to me to bring down the existing system until a new one is ready for deployment. Perhaps there is some potential liability that hasn't become public knowledge yet.
__________________
2015 3440RL, legacy package, IS & Disc brakes, Sailun S637's, Onan Commercial Gen, 1200 Watts Solar, Midnight Solar Classic 150, Winston 700AH/8.4kwh LiFePO4, Winegard Trav'ler & Dish Hopper3, 2011 Ram 3500 CC Laramie DRW 4x4 4.10
PNW Fireguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-05-2019, 10:49 AM   #3
jeffba
Montana Master
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Bastrop
Posts: 2,008
M.O.C. #20753
Could be no backups and they had a Data Base problem. DB licensing issue. Lots of reasons out there.
__________________
2019 20th Anniversary Edition 3701LK
B&W 20K for Ford OEM Puck
2018 Ford F-350 Lariat CCLB PSD DRW
Poke super lignum unum et diem
jeffba is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-05-2019, 11:59 AM   #4
PNW Fireguy
Montana Master
 
PNW Fireguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2015
Location: Arlington
Posts: 1,021
M.O.C. #18081
If that’s the case the CIO shouldn’t have the job he/she has.
PNW Fireguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-05-2019, 10:30 PM   #5
hblosser
Established Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Fairmont
Posts: 27
M.O.C. #17274
I use the trip planner often. So, I sent an email to them asking why they would stop supporting the existing product before a replacement was in place. This is the response I received.


"Thank you for your inquiry regarding the trip planner. The contract with our trip planning vendor is nearing expiration. Unfortunately, to continue the partnership the vendor required that we pay them three times more per month than what we are currently paying for the service. If we would have continued the relationship with the vendor we would have had to either increase our membership prices or look at discontinuing other member benefits to offset the increase in price. In order to keep our membership prices low, we decided to discontinue our relationship with the current vendor and find another solution.

Our digital team has been working diligently to find other trip planning services that are BETTER than what our current vendor offers. That being said, we are confident that we will have a trip planning solution that is comparable to our current vendor very soon. Our goal is to launch a more robust program with enhanced features by the end of the year.

We understand that the trip planning tool is very important to our members and we hate making this change, especially during the beginning of camping season. However, we didn’t feel that our members should be penalized because of an astronomical price increase set forth by our trip planning vendor."
__________________

2015 Montana 3610RL
2017 Chevrolet 3500HD High Country CC DRW 4WD Duramax/Allison
hblosser is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Montana RV, Keystone RV Company or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:27 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
×