Powertrain Q&A: September 2006

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: Calculating...

Q & A: Storing Your Motorhome

Q. We store our motorhome on a dirt lot during winter. Should we do anything with the...
Tools

Coach & Powertrain: Evaporative Recovery System

I have a problem with very high gas tank pressure. I have a 2006 Class A Fleetwood Bounder with a Ford V-10 engine. I...
Tools

Water Pressure Loss

We are having a perplexing problem with our hot water tank. The pump is working properly, but we will lose pressure suddenly. We can...
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...
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RV Tech Savvy: Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall

If you have a Kidde brand fire extinguisher in your motorhome you should check the information at www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov. I discovered I have one fire...

Powertrain Q&A: December 2004

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: Sedentary...

Q & A: Dinghy Towing

Q. Where can we get information on what vehicles are approved by their manufacturer for towing behind a motorhome (dinghy towing)? A. Franchised dealers should have this...

Q & A: What modifications do I need to make to a 2007 Chevy...

Q: I have a 2007 Chevrolet Avalanche 2WD with an automatic transmission. What modifications do I need to tow it four wheels down, and where...
Tools

Wind-Wandering Workhorse

I recently purchased my fourth motorhome, and my first on a Workhorse chassis. The coach’s steering in a crosswind is abysmal and I feel...

Products

King Combi step ladder

King Kombo

Considering the limited storage space in a motorhome, a conventional ladder may seem like a luxury item. But when that one item can perform...
ENSEN JWM45 Two-zone Stereo

JENSEN JWM45 Two-zone Stereo is Twice as Nice

Music is an important part of the motorhome lifestyle, inside and out of the coach. ASA Electronics now offers the JENSEN JWM45 Two-zone Stereo....
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Dometic PLB40 Portable Lithium Battery

Perfect for off-grid camping, the Dometic PLB40 lithium battery was designed to run 12-volt DC appliances — specifically, Dometic’s line of CFX mobile compressor...
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Origami On the Water

Looking to ply the waters but don’t have the space to store a traditional kayak? Oru has launched its first tandem folding kayak, the...
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Smart Surge Protector Reports RV Power to Your Phone

Hughes Autoformers’ Power Watchdog EPO (Emergency Power Off) combines Bluetooth technology with the automatic shut off and re-start of an energy management system, offering...