Purchasing a camper-van can be a very expensive event. You've either got a good amount of money to spend and can afford all the bells and whistles, or you're on a budget.
When you're sourcing a camper-van on a budget, your price range will limit your options to either a mechanically and structurally sound vehicle, with no fit out or the opposite, a neat fit out and a van riddled with rust. It would be most likely un-insured therefore requiring pit-passing and accompanying that, the gift ideas for boaters dreaded mechanical issues.
The smart punter would most like choose