Transmission Position While Towing

  I have just read that a 2010 Jeep Wrangler must be placed in park while being flat towed. I own a 2006 four-wheel-drive Jeep...
Coach and Powertrain Tech Savvy Battery

RV Tech Savvy: Battery Connections

You Asked MotorHome: I have a 32-foot Class A Itasca Sunrise with two 6-volt house batteries and one 12-volt chassis battery located under the entrance...

Powertrain Q&A: June 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: Allegro...
Tools

Reduced Engine Power

I own a 2004 Holiday Rambler Admiral with a Workhorse 8.1-l engine. On a recent trip, the engine was misfiring and when I stopped,...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Motorhome Possessed by Demons?

We have a brand-new Thor Motor Coach Tuscany motorhome. The radio comes on by itself, not to music, just static and when this happens...

Water Filters

  Q: For the past five years we owned a fifth-wheel and used an external water-filter system consisting of a sediment filter (changed twice a year)...
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...
Tools

Sporadic Diesel Starting

I have a 2006 Fleetwood Expedition diesel-pusher motorhome that I purchased new. It has a 300-hp Caterpillar engine on a Freightliner chassis. The unit...
Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Preserve Tire Life

My question pertains to motorhome tires I just purchased. These are 245/70R19.5 Goodyear tires. Motorhome tires are normally replaced before their treads are gone....

RV Tech Savvy: Power for a CPAP Machine

As a follow-up to September’s “Using CPAP Machines” letter, I also have a need for a CPAP machine. Partly for me and mostly for...

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...