Powertrain Q & A: Dec 2003

Q.  Please explain the difference, if there is any, between winterized diesel fuel and No. 1 diesel fuel. I have been under the impression that...

Powertrain Q & A: Nov 2003

Q.  We have a 34-foot 1984 Fleetwood Southwind, which has been a great motorhome. I don’t want to ruin it while it is sitting in...

Powertrain Q & A: Oct 2003

Q.  I’m having trouble starting the Cummins 260-hp diesel engine in my 2001 Holiday Rambler Ambassador. I turn on the key and wait until all...

Powertrain Q & A: Sep 2003

Q.  We bought a pre-owned 1987 34-foot Class A coach on a GM P-chassis with a carbureted Chevrolet 454-cid engine. Our trips are infrequent, one...

Powertrain Q & A: Aug 2003

Q.  Thank you for your great column. How do you determine the mileage point during the break-in period of a new engine as to when...

Powertrain Q & A: Jul 2003

Q.  I own a 1984 Winnebago Class A on a Chevy chassis. Its 454-cid engine runs like a dream and has lots of power for...

Powertrain Q & A: Jun 2003

Q.  We own a 1986 Journey motorhome with a 454-cid Chevrolet engine in it, purchased in March 1992. I was a full-timer for about three...

Class A motorhome

Identified by the body, which looks like it's all one design from front to back. A Class A ...

Class C motorhome

This type was once known as a minimotorhome, but some are larger than small Class A units. A Class C looks as though it...

Powertrain Q & A: Apr 2003

Q.  We’ve owned a 1981 Travelcraft for about 18 years, and it has been a good motorhome. My brother-in-law leaves his coach plugged into outside...

Products

SmartFit Premium Pet Seat Covers are Pet Protection

We love bringing our four-legged friends along for the ride, but the mess — and the damage — that can occur is often difficult...

Redzone Portable Gas Grill is a Tailgating King

Bringing along your grill is great for campsite barbecues, but the storage space it requires may have you thinking twice. With the Redzone Portable...
An aluminum wand is used to place the Magne Shade on the windshield — without a ladder.

Motorhome Install: Sun Shade Solutions

Magne Shade creates an easy way to reduce solar heat Ever since shade cloth appeared in the 1990s, it has found an ever-increasing market, including...