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Everything you need to know about dinghy towing, flat towing and recreational towing of a vehicle behind your motorhome

Dinghy Towing

Dinghy 101

  The essential guide to safely towing a vehicle behind your motorhome   Choosing which vehicle to tow behind your motorhome is a big decision. Because, beyond...
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Dinghy Towing: Ranger FX4/Level II

An SUV, for many motorhomers, is the ideal dinghy-towed vehicle. If a vehicle that leans a bit more toward the "utility" end of the SUV...
A man connects a dinghy vehicle to a motorhome tow bar

Dinghy Digest: Bar Exam

It’s time to brush up on tow bars and learn which one is right for your needs and budget In last month’s inaugural Dinghy Digest...
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Control Your Dinghy

Supplemental braking systems, Some people want them out of necessity – most states require brakes on towed loads over a certain weight, and most...
2017 Chevrolet Equinox

Top Towables for 2017

SUVs are at the summit of this year’s list of new dinghy vehicles, and a familiar icon returns Short of calling Uber or Lyft whenever...
Roadmaster Brake Monitor kit

Peace of Mind: Universal Brake Monitor and Switch

One of the biggest concerns a motorhome owner has while towing is the state of the dinghy vehicle’s brakes. Are they even being applied?...
Winnebago Adventurer - Dinghy Towing

Top-20 Dinghy FAQs

Answers to the most-often asked questions about dinghy towing Over the years, we have noticed that certain RV-related questions keep popping up, over and over...
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Dinghy Digest: Choosing a Dinghy Vehicle

A new towable is a big investment; make sure to perform your due diligence before signing on the dotted line Part and parcel to the...
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Motorhome Terms Glossary

The following definitions for commonly used RV terms and abbreviations can be useful for new RVers and seasoned travelers alike. 120 AC/12 DC/LP-gas The power sources...
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Dinghy Towing: Aerio GS

Suzuki's Vitara and Grand Vitara SUVs have long been popular choices with motorhome owners because they are fun, lightweight and practical vehicles that can...
Class A and Class C motorhomes with football stadium background

11 Motorhomes to Get the Pregame Party Started

Whether in a stadium parking lot, at the RV resort or in your own backyard, these motorhomes split the uprights in terms of terrific...
Newmar Super Star super-C motorhome exterior in wooded setting

Newmar Super Star 4061 Shines Bright

Newmar’s Super C has the makings of a super star Newmar Corp. has concentrated on building Class A motorhomes ever since the company exited the...
DISH Playmaker satellite antenna

DISH Playmaker: Light, Small and Portable

    Whether you’re trying to watch the big game, the local news or your favorite movie, a satellite antenna is usually far more reliable than...
CDC200 Dual Canister Filter System

CDC200 Dual Canister Filter System: Just Clean Water

  Access to potable water is one of life’s necessities, and the freshwater system on your motorhome can provide that. Problem is, water from city...
Twin photos showing before and after results of motorhome dash modification

Motorhome Quick Tip: Light it Up

  Like other owners who have a motorhome on a Ford F-53 chassis, I found it difficult to read the instrument cluster on our 2014...