Motorhome Tires 101

August 22, 2017

  Getting back to the basics is critical for proper selection, inspection, maintenance and performance Big tires, as on a motorhome, mean big money. Understanding your motorhome’s tires and taking care of them can save you a lot of cash in the short and long runs, and minimize problems on the... Read more »

Detailing Your RV Like a Pro

By E. Don Smith
March 3, 2017

  Some expert tips to keep a fully painted motorhome looking great If you are an owner who insists on keeping the full-body paint job on your motorhome looking like new, you have only two options: Spend a lot of money with a professional detailer; or learn all the proper techniques, buy the tools... Read more »

Installing an LSL AMP-L-START chassis-battery charger

By E. Don Smith
December 13, 2016

  Keeping the starting batteries topped off means your motorhome’s always ready to go. If your motorhome is a modern unit built within the last decade, it may have come from the factory with a chassis-battery charger/maintainer. When plugged into 120-volt AC shorepower, this charger keeps... Read more »

Installation: Galley Faucet

By E. Don Smith
September 28, 2016

  Replacing a galley fixture is easy, and is a quick way to improve the look of your motorhome’s kitchen   When it comes to plumbing, your motorhome has many of the same fixtures as those in a residential home. At some point, you may want to change out a galley faucet for cosmetic reasons,... Read more »

Power Plays

By E. Don Smith
July 22, 2016

  Testing your motorhome’s battery systems increases overall performance and longevity A motorhome is a complicated set of mechanical and electronic systems, and the heart of most of those systems is power. When plugged in at a resort, power comes from the electrical connection and all is well.... Read more »

Motorhome Window Swapping

By E. Don Smith
May 24, 2016

  Replacing fogged or broken windows doesn’t have to be a pain in the glass   If you own a motorhome long enough you may eventually be faced with circumstances that require you to replace a dual-pane window. A large motorhome has a lot of windows and that means a lot of opportunity for... Read more »

AC Generator Service

By E. Don Smith
April 19, 2016

  Proper care and maintenance are critical for optimal performance of a motorhome’s auxiliary power plant   If you are a DIY kind of person, the annual service of your motorhome’s AC generator should be on your to-do list. In many ways, the generator engine is just like the main coach... Read more »

Bugging Out

By E. Don Smith
March 28, 2016

  We put 14 specialty insect-remover products to the test Unless you travel with your own personal detailing crew, cleaning the bugs off the front of your coach is likely a task that falls on you. Different times of the year and different parts of the country produce different types of bugs, but... Read more »

Weigh to Go

By E. Don Smith
December 18, 2015

  Learning the actual wheel weights of your coach will allow more accurate inflation, which leads to improved handling, safety and overall tire life Every year, we hear about motorhome tire blowouts and the resulting accidents that could be avoided with one simple fix: proper tire inflation. In... Read more »

Cover Story

By E. Don Smith
September 25, 2015

Streamline the process of installing a motorhome cover with these simple tips If it weren’t for pesky things like a budget, homeowner’s association rules, time and space, we would all likely have our own motorhome garage at our residence to protect our coach. Unless you live in a rural area free... Read more »

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