Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Preserve Tire Life

My question pertains to motorhome tires I just purchased. These are 245/70R19.5 Goodyear tires. Motorhome tires are normally replaced before their treads are gone....
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Electrical Problems Solved

I own a 1999 Fleetwood Bounder on a Ford chassis. For years I have experienced several problems. The chassis battery loses charge even when...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

AGM Batteries

There are two 6-volt flooded cell Trojan batteries in our coach; they are seven years old and still functioning well. There is nothing wrong...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Tree Sap or Pitch Removal

I don’t know if you can help me, but I parked my Coach House motorhome on the Oregon coast for more than a month...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Towing a Smart Car

Four years ago we purchased a used 2001 Coachmen Mirada. While searching for a dinghy, we came across an article on Smart cars. We...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Genset Grief

My 2000 motorhome has an Onan generator model 5BGEFA 26100P that I just had serviced at an Onan repair shop. This unit has been...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Tow Dolly Question

We purchased a used Monaco 40-foot Class A motorhome with a 400-hp diesel engine. The car we want to tow is a 4,300-pound automatic...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Bubbling Battery

This is in regard to “Battery Exploded” from Bobby Ratliff in the September 2012 issue. Your reply stated, “Weak or old batteries, particularly with...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Deep Draw

We have a 2002 Rexhall Rex Air 36-foot motorhome. The deep-cycle coach batteries have some sort of drain on them, even when we are...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Towing a 4×4 Conversion Van

I have a 2012 Chevrolet Express G3500 Duramax diesel van. It has a Quigley 4x4 conversion and I am using a Blue Ox tow...

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...