Powertrain Q&A: October 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...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Bubbling Battery

This is in regard to “Battery Exploded” from Bobby Ratliff in the September 2012 issue. Your reply stated, “Weak or old batteries, particularly with...

Engine Dies When Stopping

I have a 1998 35-foot Forest River on a 1997 Ford chassis with a 7.5-liter fuel-injected V-8 and 80,000 miles. The engine sometimes dies...

Powertrain Q&A: December 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: Gushin'...

Q & A: Any Bright Ideas?

Q.The running lights on the outside of our coach keep going out, even though the bulbs are...

Q & A: Coach Storage

Q. Is there anything we should do while our coach is stored for the winter?   A. Check the...

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...

Q & A: Diesel Fuel Prices

Q. Why are diesel fuel prices sometimes higher than gasoline prices?   A. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, during winters when demand ...

Q & A: Powering Steering

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

Q & A: Top Tier Gasoline

Q. During a fill-up recently at a Chevron station, I noticed the pump had a sign advertising...

Products

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...
Roadmaster FitMaster app

Roadmaster App

The new FitMaster app answers one of the most common questions among motorhome owners — “What equipment do I need to tow a dinghy...
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...