Engine Dies When Stopping

I have a 1998 35-foot Forest River on a 1997 Ford chassis with a 7.5-liter fuel-injected V-8 and 80,000 miles. The engine sometimes dies...

Sticky Steps

I purchased a new 2000 Itasca Suncruiser 35U and have never been more pleased. I have kept the unit in exceptional shape and everything...
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...

Products

Sound Waves

ASA Electronics has unveiled a new sleek-looking two-way speaker for motorhome applications. The Jensen JWMS350 two-way panel speaker has been engineered to offer improved...

Clear the Way

KING has introduced two new satellite TV antennas with first-ever clear covers for use with DISH and DirecTV satellite services. The new DISH Tailgater...

Silky Smooth

When waking up a motorhome from its long winter’s nap, one of the things that should be on your checklist is lubricating the window...