Tools

Coach & Powertrain: Dinghy Difficulties

In your December issue an inquiry from Scott Peters in Oklahoma City caught my attention. Ford and GM are both having many problems with...
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Rv Tech Savvy: Tire Compounds — Revisited

This is in regard to my “Tire Compounds” letter in the June issue. Thank you so much for the information . Can you offer...

Q & A: History of RVs

Q. Is there a museum of RVing?   A. Yes. The main one is in Elkhart, Indiana, the...

Q & A: Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD)

Q. I understand that all new 2007 diesels must use ultra low sulfur diesel (ULSD) fuel. Many...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Deep Draw

We have a 2002 Rexhall Rex Air 36-foot motorhome. The deep-cycle coach batteries have some sort of drain on them, even when we are...

Powertrain Q&A: August 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: Alcohol...

Powertrain Q&A: October 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: Axle...

Q & A: Air-Bag Specs

Q. We have air bags in the front suspension of our motorhome on a GM P-chassis. We...
Tools

Power Cord Adapters

We have a Fleetwood Bounder motorhome with 30-amp service and we were staying at Havasu Springs RV Resort in Lake Havasu, Ariz. For some...
Tools

Changing RV Battery Types

The time has come to replace the batteries in my motorhome. I have four golf cart (6-volt) batteries. Should I try going with Optima...

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...