Q & A: Water Heater

Q. Our water heater rumbles and makes odd noises upon startup. It did not do that originally, when the coach was new. What...

Have Some Funnel

  Changing the oil on our Class A gas motorhome can be a hassle with the not-easy-to-reach oil inlet that is set back from the...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Intermittent Failure to Start

I have a 1996 Fleetwood Bounder motor­home powered by a 7.5-liter Ford V-8. I have never had a problem with starting it until this...

Q & A: Powering Steering

Q. Do power steering systems require flushing?   A. Although many maintenance schedules ignore this item, it is a...

Adding a Low Oil Pressure Warning Light to Your Motorhome

An oil pressure gauge is a great thing to have and most motorhomes are equipped with one. ...

End the Battery Drain Game

After many dead engine battery episodes on my motorhome, I installed a marine-style cutoff switch in the storage area  adjacent to the battery compartment....

SOLID SATELLITE AIMING

  After aiming my roof-mounted satellite dish for the best reception, I found that a stiff breeze could undo all of my careful work. Sometimes...

Chutes and a Ladder

  I own a 40-foot American Eagle motorhome with a storage area that goes all the way across underneath the coach. I bought a folding...

Campsite Security Tips

 You'll appreciate these common-sense tips for backing into a campground site to avoid damage to your coach: • Decide in advance where the motorhome is to...

Handy Shelf

  By using premade spindle rails and scrap lumber, I made some attractive spice/knickknack racks for the motor­home. Using a piece of paneling on the...

Products

Wireless and Carefree Awning Control

Carefree of Colorado has rolled out its new Bluetooth-enabled Wireless Awning Control System, allowing awning control using a remote key fob and/or the Carefree...

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...