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2011 Jayco Greyhawk class C motorhome
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"Powerful, durable and extremely livable, Greyhawk delivers the best value on the road today, with more high-end features and amenities than anything in its price range."

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Important dimensions: 
Exterior length 28'10" to 32'7"
  Exterior height (with A/C) 11'4", 84" ceiling height
4 floorplans are available - we show these below
GVWR 14,500 lbs,  GCWR 19,000 lbs
Fresh/grey/black tanks - 39/41/32 gals
Triton 6.8L EFI V-10, 305 HP engine
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2011 Jayco Greyhawk class C motorhome exterior 
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Jayco says: "Powerful, durable and extremely liveable, Greyhawk delivers the best value on the road today, with more high-end features and amenities than anything in its price range. at Jayco, we’ve built a reputation for superior construction and craftsmanship. We always use top-quality materials and production techniques, giving our products reliable resale value and our owners peace of mind."
 

A Roaming Times' reader says:
"The 08 Geyhawk 31 SS is our first RV and we did our homework before buying. Jayco reputation is well earned with the features and value for $ they put into their products. 2 year warranty is the best as well. Dealer is even more important than manufacturer. Been extremely satisfied with the unit. You have to make sure the slide seals are properly set or you can get some rain leaks .... but not hard to do at all. 5 out of 5 rating." CB in Michigan
  
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2011 Jayco Greyhawk class C motorhome interior looking forward 

Standard construction features of the Greyhawk: 84" ceiling height, Bead-foam insulation (R-15 max roof, R-9 max floor, R-7 max walls), Cabinetry crafted with screwed-stile construction, Electric-powered slideout, Seamless one-piece rubber roof, TuffShell™ vacuum-bonded 5" crowned laminated roof, TuffShell™ vacuum-bonded laminated roof, floor and sidewalls, Unitized, 1-1/2" laminated construction of floor, Welded tubular-aluminum sidewall framework
  

2011 Jayco Greyhawk class C motorhome interior looking to bedroom

Standard interior features of the Greyhawk: 26" digital LCD HDTV (31FK, 31SS), 32" digital LCD HDTV (26DS, 31DS, 31FS), Cable TV hookup with RG6 coax, Crank-up digital antenna with signal booster, Decorative oil-rubbed bronze lighting, Decorative pillows for sofa, Deluxe hidden cabinet hinges, Fabric-covered box valances with lambrequin legs, High-intensity halogen recessed 12V lighting package, J-Steel™ sofa, Overhead cabinet for TV (N/A with front entertainment center), Padded ceiling vinyl, Padded wings behind cab, Prep for satellite dish for roof and sidewall, Raised panel cabinet doors throughout, Residential furniture, designed and made by Jayco, Trackless carpeting with padding throughout unit, Washington Glazed Maple cabinetry
  

2011 Jayco Greyhawk class C motorhome kitchen

Some of the standard kitchen features of the Greyhawk: 3-burner range with 9,000-BTU SuperBurner™ and piezo igniter, 8-cu.ft. flush-mount refrigerator with double door, Dream Dinette™ mechanism - raises and lowers dinette table top, High rise single-lever faucet with pull-out sprayer, Microwave oven with carousel, Mini-blind, Oversized oven, Residential linoleum floor in kitchen, Water purification system, White, residential-style, double-bowl kitchen sink
  

2011 Jayco Greyhawk class C motorhome bedroom

2011 Jayco Greyhawk class C motorhome bunk arrangement

Just some of the exterior features that are standard with the Greyhawk:  Exterior speakers, high-output marine grade, One piece Polyethylene storage compartments, FRP Lamilux 4000 smooth fiberglass sidewall exteriors, Carefree patio awning, Electric-powered, double entrance step, Fiberglass running boards, Heavy-duty grab handle for entry assistance, Pass-through storage compartment with light (select models), Roof ladder
  

The picture below shows a 2011 Jayco Greyhawk 31FS
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5/2011 at Fretz RV, PA:
  


 

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INTERIOR DECOR AND EXTERIOR COLORS

2011 Jayco Greyhawk class C motorhome decor and exterior color choices
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FLOORPLANS

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2011 Jayco Greyhawk class C motorhome floorplans - small picture, click for a larger picture 



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RickWe bought our first new in December of 2009. It was a 28' class C Jayco Greyhawk. The overall appearance and the layout is great.Unfortunately, that's where it ends. The quality and the craftsmanship is terrible. They have put this thing together with the cheapest components that money can buy. I know that my next motor home WILL NOT be a Jayco!!!
Jon PThis is classy. Looks more like a class A inside. Jayco are a cool company and make a cool product.
AndyBeautiful. I've good experience with Jayco. I had a Jayco Flight travel trailer for years. Going to look at this.
CB in Michigan The 08 Geyhawk 31 SS is our first RV and we did our homework before buying. Jayco reputation is well earned with the features and value for $ they put into their products. 2 year warranty is the best as well. Dealer is even more important than manufacturer. Been extremely satisfied with the unit. You have to make sure the slide seals are properly set or you can get some rain leaks .... but not hard to do at all. 5 out of 5 rating
BarbiedollWe love Jayco. We have had 3 jayco trailers; a 96n26 ft, a a designer 35 ft at a permanent summer campsite, and finally, an older 95 pop up we bought to run around in Wy and Mt. it even had a gas heater, and when we got caught in a surprize snow in Utah in Oct, we actually used the heater. We survived amidst the 40 ft Motorhomes. This looks good. Go jayco.
Ken and Penny RomfordJayco class Cs are the way to go. We traded our class A for a 2009 Jayco Melbourne 29D class C and so far I think it's one of the best things we've done! 3 slides and I really think it has everything we've ever had before and we've had 3 A's and one B. Our last A was diesel (Fleetwood), it was really good but I think the Ford Triton gas engine in the Melbourne is remarkable. We've been up and down really steep climbs with no problems whatsoever. Recommend Jayco.
Jennie DubnerWe've had 3 Jayco's. We had a 99 Designer, a 2003 Kiwi and now we have a 2008 Jay Flight. All quality. I recommend Jayco and wouldn't buy anything else.
Steve & PamJayco - Quality Quality Quality. We have a 1997 Jayco MH. 21' Only thing we'd change -- needs a stationary bed. Wish it was a little bigger. Drives easily. Love the new Jayco's.
Jerry AndersonWe have a Jayco class C - the 2007 Melbourne 29D. Great class C. A few problems to start with that should have been taken care of by the dealer but after that it's been fantastic. Like the layout with 3 slides and find it's easy to drive and plenty of power. Get about 13 mpg but with a toad it goes way down. 2 year warranty is good. We bought the Customer Value Package and I would recommend that. This is my second Jayco and third RV and this is the best. Based upon your experiences, would you buy one of this manufacturer's RVs again?: Yes. Rating: 5/5.
Kenneth RWe have a 2006 Greyhawk. This has been ok but one major problem occurred which was fixed but then occurred again. The bedroom slide leaked and caused the bedroom carpet to be ruined. The slide was fixed and the carpet renewed. If that had not occurred I would have said it was a good buy.
Paul HendersonI've rented a Greyhawk on 3 occasions in southern California in the last 2 years. Love them. If I had time to use it more often I'd buy one for sure. Great motorhome and we've had a lot of fun. Really like the layout of the 31SS model, although we've had a 31FS with the bunks and liked it a lot.

 
 
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Re: Jayco Jay Flight travel trailerTom RobartsI bought a Jayco Bungalow 2 years ago. Maybe I got a lemon.. but its crap. None of the slides fit right and the service guy couldn't fix them. Shower doors leaked like a sieve they siliconed them then the bottom broke out of the garden tub. Windows doors ceiling walls all sweat real bad even with a dehumidifier black mould growing in trailer. Jayco's approved repair was to drill two or three holes in through the window frames on all windows, looks like crap. Roof/ceiling dropped around A/C unit. Apparently two roof trusses were broke, the unit has been parked since we got it how did that happen? After being "fixed" by the dealer looks worse than before, by the water stains on the stove and counter I'd say it now leaks. I would not recommend a Jayco product and don't know how to go about getting satisfaction from dealer or Jayco. I've got a 22 month old $50'000 trailer that will have no resale value, due to poor quality workmanship by Jayco and on part by the servicing dealer. We run a campground and have never talked to anyone who has had the issues we've had and gotten no satisfaction.
Re: Jayco Jay Flight travel trailerTom RobartsI bought a Jayco Bungalow 2 years ago. Maybe I got a lemon.. but its crap. None of the slides fit right and the service guy couldn't fix them. Shower doors leaked like a sieve they siliconed them then the bottom broke out of the garden tub. Windows doors ceiling walls all sweat real bad even with a dehumidifier black mould growing in trailer. Jayco's approved repair was to drill two or three holes in through the window frames on all windows, looks like crap. Roof/ceiling dropped around A/C unit. Apparently two roof trusses were broke, the unit has been parked since we got it how did that happen? After being "fixed" by the dealer looks worse than before, by the water stains on the stove and counter I'd say it now leaks. I would not recommend a Jayco product and don't know how to go about getting satisfaction from dealer or Jayco. I've got a 22 month old $50'000 trailer that will have no resale value, due to poor quality workmanship by Jayco and on part by the servicing dealer. We run a campground and have never talked to anyone who has had the issues we've had and gotten no satisfaction.
Re: Jayco Jay Flight travel trailerKrisWe bought a 2011 Jayflight G2 32BHDS after countless hours of searching for a quality trailor. I thought that I had found it. WRONG. My outside kitchen leaked, my windows all condensate and the walls condensate to the point that I have a terrible MOLD issue. I am talking GREEN MOLD EVERYWHERE. My carpet, cushions, cupboards, clothing ...everything molded. Jayco is NOT backing their product. I am furious!! I didn't spend $30,000 to camp in MOLD!!! I have had nothing but trouble getting them to listen!! It is under warranty but they will not cover it says my salesman at RCD Sales in Ohio. I don't understand why the company wont cover this issue !!! POOR POOR Customer Service.
Re:Jayco Baja Camping TrailerKirkWe have an '09 Baja and love it. Off the beaten path doesn't really begin to describe where we pull it. There's a few things that I would change after using this for 3 season. 1. Winterizing instructions for the hot water tank are not clear about proper draining. I thought I had missed something and was an idiot, but I talked to another guy with a 28' Jayco and he did the exact same thing his first year too and it resulted in the same ruptured tank. So basically that's a $500.00 problem. 2. In hard rain water will push past the front seal for the cap-to-body area and things get a little moist so we've fabricated a vinyl bra for that seem to prevent the rain from driving in while in transit. 3. The roof vent unexpectedly started leaking for no apparent reason so we've had to re-seal it. 4. They should've at least painted the bare wood or used treated because we've had to wash mould out from the underside of the cap with mild bleach solution pretty much after each winter. 5. Although the dry box is a great idea it's in a ridiculous spot on the deck. To haul an atv the drybox must be removed. 6. An atv on the deck actually doesn't quite fit with the ramps on. You can make it work because the tires run low pressure so they'll squeeze in. It's the same for dirtbikes unless you angle them slightly, but you can't angle them if there's 3. 7. The water tank is a little small, but we just bring two 5 gallon drinking water jugs and use the onboard for coffee and dishes and we're good for 3-5 days of dry camping depending on how conservative we are. Despite these things we LOVE the trailer. Leaf sprung axle with shocks, 2000 lbs plus carrying capacity, a light tongue weight, trailer brakes, good ground clearance, and a king size bed! It tows awesome and when it's fully loaded, my diesel has no idea it's even there. We even avoided a sudden rush hour traffic halt in Seattle from 50mph to pretty much zero.
Re: 2011 Jayco Skylark travel trailerDonI looked at a 2011 Skylark and the face of the counter was sperated from the top. I purchsaed a 2012 and before I took possession that counter top also had the same problem. of two I saw both had the identical issue so I am wondering if someone else is having the same issue. I think it is a manufacturing problem. Thank you
Re: Jayco Jay Flight travel trailerQuality RV INCSteve, we are very sorry to hear that you are having problems. We always take care of our customers. If you are still having issues with your Jayco, please contact us and we will do everything we can to help you out.
Re: Jayco Jay Feather EXP travel trailerRobertWe bought the Jay Feather 23 B, from day one the water connections leaked under the kitchen sink, when you flush the toilet, the connection shoots water all over the floor, drawers have broken because the support are not well designed nor supported, the Dealer has closed shop, and can get no help finding how to solve problems with the trailer.
Re: Jayco Slylark travel trailerfuture RV buyerThe Skylark 21 front kitchen: Cooktop and sink are both too small and close together. Where are dishes placed to drain after washing? (there is enough room for a double sink).
Re: RVs and alergiesPatrickWWe have a 2008 jayco, the trailer has been "fixed" or so we thought, 3 times since we bought it brand new. The dealer figured out that the moisture is working its way up the dinette slide out, so i guess they are going to fix that, but my concern is the mold in the camper. they were going to spray kilnz on it and we want it the material replaced and somehow we convinced them to replace the material. We have talked about trading in the camper, but we would loose so much on it. The dealer itself has been pretty good in this whole ordeal but jayco wants the quick fix for this issue. Jayco has approved to extend the warranty until oct 2012 but its complete bs that we have to deal with this. anyone else experiencing this issue with jayco?
2011 Jayco eaglerobbie brown3 time owner od jayco. Never had a problem till this one. Has 4 slideouts. Sometimes they work prefectly, sometime at least one or 2 won't come out.
Re: Jayco Jay Series camping trailerCharlieThinking about buying a 1996 Jay Series Jayco Tent Trailer. WHERE IS THE BATTERY? I can't see a hook-up anywhere?
Forum inputalbertabrandtsMaintenance seems to be a contant with our 95 Ford Jayco C-class. During the last 2 years and 20,000 km, we have replaced all 6 tires, a starter, 3 expensive batteries, done some electrical work and so on. It just never ends.
Re: Jayco Jay Flight Bungalow destination trailer........This trailer looks ideal for my family. I'm wondering though if the dining table comes in a formation that can be turned into a bed. Also I would like to see a picture of the bathroom area and the back bedroom area. Thanks
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