Powertrain Q&A: March 2005

Ken Freund answers RV owners' questions on everything RV related in his Powertrain Q&A section, in Motorhome Magazine.  This month’s Powertrain Q&A includes: Backfiring...

Q & A: Backing Up

Q. Is it OK to back up a motorhome that has a dinghy vehicle attached with a...
Tools

Coach & Powertrain: Problems Using Biodiesel?

During a trip in our motorhome from North Dakota to Iowa we filled the tank with biodiesel and within 100 miles the engine started...
Tools

Brake Warning Lights

We have a 2008 Georgetown model 373 Class A on a 2007 Ford F53 chassis with a V-10 engine. About half the time the...
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...

RV Tech Savvy: Sun Damage

The strong Arizona and California sun has taken its toll on my 2012 Fleetwood Bounder. Two problems have developed: The side cameras have become...

RV DOOR HANDLE HELPER

Like most motorhomes, ours came with small handles at the door for stability when entering or exiting the rig. We found these small handles...

CUT THE CLUTTER

  I grew tired of a disorderly table that was littered with pens, TV remotes and travel literature. Nothing was commercially available, so I fashioned...

Save the Clinking for Toasts

  We love our wine, so when my husband installed a hanging wine glass rack and I placed the glasses on the rack, I was...

RV Broom and Dust-Mop Storage

  We travel for months at a time in our 25-foot Class C, and are always looking for efficiency and simplicity in storage and daily...

Products

The Clearsource kit includes sediment and coconut shell activated carbon block filters. Plastic wrench, supplied with the system, is used to remove canisters and access filters.

Water Filtration by Clearsource

Clearsource premium two-canister RV-specific system, tucked into a stout housing, removes much of the bad stuff while streamlining the process
CINEMOOD PROJECTOR

Motorhome Gear: Movie Magic

When it comes to movies, the bigger, the better. The new Cinemood Portable Movie Theater takes it to the next level, providing up to...
Connect4G-OTR-Hero

Gimme a Boost

Wilson Electronics announces the weBoost Connect RV 65, a cellular signal booster designed to provide a solid signal while your motorhome is in camp....
Source of Stability: A few Source Engineering suspension modifications on motorhomes sitting atop the popular Freightliner XC chassis make a dramatic difference in handling and ride.

Smooth Sailing: Motorhome Suspension Upgrade

A simple yet well-engineered suspension upgrade from Source Engineering takes the rock-and-roll out of Freightliner XC-based motorhomes with I-beam front suspensions, improving handling and...
Pet Pail from Pet Partners Worldwide

Pooch Pail: 10 Must-Have Items for Fido

Motorhome owners who travel with pets know that the accessories for their four-legged friends can take up a lot of storage space, not to...