The new Precept is raising the bar for Class C motorhomes everywhere, combining excellent fuel efficiency (16-18 miles per gallon rating) with full-featured luxury. Whether you’re navigating crowded city streets or narrow mountain passes, Precept’s smaller size and nimble nature make every minute behind the wheel an unforgettable adventure, while its Euro-style interior ensures your passengers will have an equally memorable time.



Weight Definitions

The weights of certain options and/or option packages are not included in the UVW listed in the specification charts. The addition of options will decrease the CCC.

Unloaded Vehicle Weight (UVW): Sometimes referred to as "Dry Weight." UVW means the typical weight of this trailer as built at the factory. The UVW, as used in product literature and other promotional materials, does not include cargo, fresh water, LP gas, options or dealer-installed accessories.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR): GVWR means the maximum permissible weight of the trailer, including the UVW plus passengers, personal items, all cargo, fluids, options and dealer-installed accessories. The GVWR is equal to or greater than the sum of the UVW and the CCC.

Cargo Carrying Capacity (CCC): CCC means the maximum weight of all passengers, personal items, food fresh water, LP gas, tools, other cargo and dealer-installed accessories that can be carried by the trailer. CCC is equal to or less than the GVWR minus the UVW.

It is important for your safety and enjoyment that your tow vehicle be adequately sized and equipped to tow and handle the GVWR of the RV you select. Review weights and ratings of your tow vehicle and consult a competent advisor for questions or advice. Whether you are new to RVing or a veteran, get a feel for the performance of your tow vehicle and the RV together before heading out on the roadways. When you tow an RV, you must drive differently than you do when driving a single vehicle. Practice hooking up, driving, backing up and braking in a safe environment or seek out professional instruction.

See specification chart above, Jayco affixes a weight label to each new RV which lists weight information for that vehicle.


Standards & Options

Customer Value Package

  • Upgraded leather driver and passenger seat
  • Pleated day/night shades in living area
  • Touch Screen Pemium In-Dash Sound System™ AM/FM/CD/DVD with back up camera monitor
  • Deluxe, remote control, heated, sideview mirrors
  • Bathroom power vent
  • 6 gal. gas/electric DSI auto-ignition water heater

Standard Bathroom Equipment

  • Residential medicine cabinet w/mirror
  • Stainless-steel sink bowl
  • Skylight in shower with light (select models)
  • Robe/towel hooks
  • Retractable shower door
  • Radiused interior passage door
  • Porcelain stool with foot flush
  • ABS shower with one-piece surround

Standard Bedroom Equipment

  • Under bed storage
  • Overhead storage cabinets
  • Halogen reading lights
  • Roller shades

Standard Cab Equipment

  • Sun visors
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Privacy drape for lower cab
  • Power window and door locks
  • Padded headliner fabric
  • Map Pockets
  • Floor mats
  • Dome lights
  • Document clip
  • Cup holders
  • Auxiliary start switch
  • 3-point lap and shoulder safety belts (driver and passenger)
  • 12V power points (2)

Standard Chassis Equipment

  • Tilt and telescoping steering
  • Single 100-amp battery
  • Power anti-lock brakes with power steering & skid control
  • Mercedes-Benz 3.0 L V6 CRD Turbo Diesel
  • Dodge Sprinter chassis
  • Hellwig® helper springs
  • Adaptive electronic stability program (ESP)
  • A/C and cruise control
  • 5-speed automatic transmission
  • 7,200 lb. rear leaf spring axles
  • 4,080 lb. front leaf spring axles
  • 3.92 rear axle ratio
  • 3,500 lb. hitch with 7 way plug
  • 280 lb-ft torque @ 1200-2400 RPM
  • 25 gallon fuel tank
  • 180-amp. alternator
  • 16" radial tires
  • 154 Horsepower @ 3,400 RPM

Standard Construction Features

  • Welded aluminum sidewall framework
  • TuffShell™ vacuum-bonded 5" crowned laminated roof
  • TuffShell™ vacuum-bonded laminated sidewalls
  • High-gloss Gel-coat sidewalls
  • One-piece fiberglass roof
  • Electric-powered slideouts
  • Cabinetry crafted with screwed-stile construction
  • Bead-foam insulation (R-23 max roof, R-9 max floor, R-9 max walls)

Standard Exterior Equipment

  • Wheel liners
  • Uni-Dock™ utility center, heated and enclosed
  • Slideout topper awnings
  • Side-hinged baggage doors
  • Rear mud flaps
  • Radius-cornered entrance door with screen
  • Patio light with inside switch
  • Painted skirting
  • Outdoor Media Center
  • One piece polyethylene storage compartments
  • Lockable exterior storage compartments with door pulls
  • Heavy-duty grab handle for entry assistance
  • Heated holding tanks, 12V pads
  • Front and rear Gel-coat fiberglass caps
  • Fiberglass running boards
  • Exterior speakers, high-output marine-grade (2)
  • Electric single step
  • Carefree® patio awning
  • Automotive taillights
  • Attic fan
  • 120V G.F.C.I. protected exterior receptacle

Standard Heat, Power & Water Equipment

  • Water heater bypass system
  • Onan® 3,200-watt Quiet Diesel™ generator with auto-changeover
  • Interior Command Center®
  • Hookup for city water
  • Dual 12V deep-cycle batteries
  • Conveniently placed water pump switches
  • Black holding tank sprayer
  • Auto-ignition furnace with wall thermostat
  • 56-lb. chassis-mounted propane tank
  • 30-amp power cord
  • 12V electrical system with 120V, 45-amp power converter
  • 12V demand water pump
  • 13,500 BTU low-profile central A/C

Standard Interior Equipment

  • Residential linoleum floor throughout
  • Prep for satellite dish for roof and sidewall
  • Padded wings behind cab
  • Padded vinyl ceiling
  • High-intensity halogen recessed 12V lighting package
  • Fabric-covered box valances with lambrequin legs
  • Curved cabinetry with curved doors and drawers
  • Crank-up digital antenna for TV with signal booster
  • Cab-over bunk ladder
  • Cable TV hookup with RG-6 coax
  • Ball-bearing drawer guides 100 lb. capacity with full drawer extension
  • 22" LCD HDTV
  • 120V outlet and reading lights in cab-over bunk area
  • Deluxe hidden cabinet hinges

Standard Kitchen Equipment

  • Wood sink cover
  • Water purification system
  • Range hood
  • Mini blind
  • Laminate countertop w/round stainless-steel sink
  • High rise single-lever faucet with pull-out sprayer
  • Dream Dinette™ mechanism, raises and lowers dinette table top
  • Drawer for silverware, divided for utensils
  • Under-counter Apollo® convection microwave with 3 burner top
  • 6 cu. ft. refrigerator

Standard Safety Equipment

  • Tinted safety glass
  • Third brake light
  • Smoke alarm
  • Propane/carbon monoxide alarm
  • Dead bolt lock on entrance door
  • Lap safety belts in living area
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Egress window
  • Driver and passenger air bags
  • Battery disconnect


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