RV Tech Savvy: Gas-Tank Filling Problem — Tip

I had the same problem (as in the March letter) with my 1995 Conquest Class C on a Ford chassis. I discovered that it...

Powertrain Q&A: January 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: The...
Tools

Battery Exploded

I have a 2010 Newmar Bay Star and one of the house batteries exploded. I was told it had dead cells, although the water...

Front End Alignment

We own a 2000 American Eagle 40-foot diesel-pusher motorhome. I recently replaced all six tires with new Goodyear tires. I have no issues with...

Oil-change Regimens

  Q: We use our motorhome for specific trips each year. We winter in the South, a trip of about 3,600 miles. The oil and filter...

Q & A: Inverters

Q. Is it best to leave the inverter turned on constantly, or is it best to turn...

Intermittent Overheating II

In the August issue there was a technical question called “Intermittent Overheating.” One of the more common reasons for this problem is a loose...
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...

RV Tech Savvy: Refrigerator Makes Battery Go Dead

I own a Four Winds 5000 Class C. I have a problem keeping the refrigerator running when dry camping. The battery goes dead before...
Tools

Coach & Powertrain: Surgin’ Along

I have a GM 383 engine in a Winnebago motorhome. It started to surge just a little, but now it has gotten a lot...

Products

Furrion Cooktop

RV Galley Gear

Furrion’s dual-burner induction cooktop delivers maximum performance and efficiency in your motorhome’s kitchen. Now you can cook like a pro in your motorhome. Furrion’s induction...
50 inch Furrion RV TV

Upgrade Your RV’s TV

Furrion’s 50-inch LED takes movie night to new heights. Watching TV in your motorhome has become a true theater-like experience. Furrion’s new 50-inch UHD TV...
Optronics LED light

In the Spotlight

Lighting up an RV site when you’re away for the evening improves safety and enables you to see things clearly upon arrival. It can...