More Elbow Room

As a larger than normal size human, I find it challenging to fit in the limited confines of our motorhome’s shower. My wife devised...

Q & A: Auxiliary Braking Systems

Q. Do you recommend auxiliary braking systems for dinghy vehicles?   A. Yes. Most motorhome chassis manufacturers call for the use of an ...

Box Leveling

As frequent snowbirds in Florida, my husband, Chuck, and I are often camping at sandy environments near shimmering lakes, shell-strewn beaches or in the...

Air Time

The 2WayAir System by Rock Smasher Engineering Allows Easy Inflation or Deflation of All Tires Simultaneously If there’s one thing that all RVers can agree...

Coach & Powertrain: Tow-Dolly Lights

We have a 2003 Four Winds 28A Class C motorhome on a Ford E-450 chassis. I pull a tow dolly and have magnetic lights...

Timely Brake and Wheel Bearing Inspection and Service are Critical to Safe —
and Efficient...

  In the last two issues (Part I, Part II), we concentrated on maintenance schedules and procedures to help keep the chassis rolling down the...

Technical Service Bulletins

Some summaries of Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) published by manufacturers can be viewed on the National Highway...

Cooler Tray

I wanted a slide-out tray for the Dometic cooler in my motorhome’s basement storage, but could not find one that fit the 22-inch-deep by...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Blue Smoke & Sooty Mess

I have a 2005 Newmar Kountry Star 37.5-foot motorhome on a Workhorse W22 chassis powered by a GM 8.1-liter Vortec gas engine with 23,000...

Quick Tips From MotorHome Readers

Book Nook I always had a problem with the books we carry in our motorhome. They would fall over, get disoriented, etc. I finally came...

Products

just roll with it » The SmartTote2 LX portable waste tank comes ready to go right out of the box. For storage, the extendable handle folds underneath. The hose and fittings are secured neatly under cover in the PermaStore cabinet.

Dump Station to Go: Thetford SmartTote2 LX and Tote Storage System

Employing a portable tank eliminates the need to break camp while staying in parks without sewer hookups Taking a motorhome to an RV park that...
Bluetooth Smart DC Power Meter

Monitor Wizard

Monitoring the levels of a motorhome’s battery banks is a critical part of the motorhome lifestyle, especially while boondocking. To make the process easy,...
ecocamel shower head

Ecocamel’s Orbit: Singing in the Shower

This innovative showerhead reduces consumption while pushing out a stronger stream of softer water — and can be fitted with an optional massaging feature Most...