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Everything you need to know about dinghy towing, flat towing and recreational towing of a vehicle behind your motorhome

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Dinghy Digest: What’s a Baseplate?

  Let’s begin at the beginning, shall we? After you have verified that the vehicle you’re considering can be towed on all four wheels behind a...
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Portable Dinghy Braking Systems

These units provide an easy way to reduce stopping distance for safer travels when dinghy towing To tow a dinghy vehicle or a trailer? That is...
Roadmaster Brake Monitor kit

Peace of Mind: Universal Brake Monitor and Switch

One of the biggest concerns a motorhome owner has while towing is the state of the dinghy vehicle’s brakes. Are they even being applied?...
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RV Tech Savvy: Towing a 2018 Chevrolet Equinox

You asked MotorHome: We just purchased a 2018 Equinox, the 1.5-liter turbo with front wheel drive. I followed the dinghy directions, but the security alarm...
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Dinghy Towing Essentials

Towing a dinghy vehicle behind your motorhome is a popular choice for transportation once set-up in an RV park. Here’s how to outfit and protect...
2019 Jeep Cherokee Overland and Cherokee Trailhawk

2019 Dinghy Towables Sneak Peek

7 vehicles that have been manufacturer-approved for flat-towing behind a motorhome. Over the years, MotorHome readers have asked one question more than all others: “Is the...
Roadmaster FitMaster app

Roadmaster App

The new FitMaster app answers one of the most common questions among motorhome owners – “What equipment do I need to tow a dinghy...
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10 More Years of Dinghy Guides Available

Exciting news for motorhome owners who want to flat-tow an older-model dinghy vehicle. All of MotorHome Magazine's dinghy towing guides are available online! Our annual...
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Top-20 Dinghy FAQs

Answers to the most-often asked questions about dinghy towing Over the years, we have noticed that certain RV-related questions keep popping up, over and over...
Each year, MotorHome readers overwhelmingly choose the Jeep Wrangler as their favorite dinghy vehicle.

Top 10 Most-Popular Dinghy Vehicles

Favorite flat-towables as voted by MotorHome’s readers Which dinghy is the best? If you ask MotorHome fans, chances are they'll mention one of the vehicles...
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Motorhome Quick Tip: Another Noodle Use

While driving, I noticed an annoying clanking sound in my Thor Quantum Class C. I discovered the new-style pull-down shades were banging against the...
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RV Tech Savvy: Fueling Problem

I have a 2006 Winnebago Tour diesel pusher with a 360 CAT engine. Refueling this motorhome can take as long as 30 minutes, and...
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Our Must-Have Necessities for Full-Time RV Living

Full-time RV living is amazing in so many ways. However, there is no denying that you sacrifice a lot when you have limited space....
pumpkin stand in Yakima County

Touring Central Washington in Fall

  Yakima, Washington, and its surrounding area is a delightful autumn motorhome destination, no matter which way you turn. Central Washington’s Yakima County, home to the...
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RV Slideout Maintenance Simplified

  Optimize your motorhome's slides with these easy maintenance tips! The RV slideout has revolutionized our expectations of living space and floorplan configurations. Today, the overwhelming...