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Q & A: Transmission Fluid Temp Gauge

Q. I tow a heavy dinghy vehicle with my motorhome and have installed a transmission fluid temperature...
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Royal Flush

A little care and maintenance will keep your RV toilet on the go Whether while on the road or in camp, the smell of sewage...

Lighting the Way

  We often return to our RV after dark, and fumbling for the light switch is a nuisance, even if we have a flashlight. We...
MaxxFan Deluxe

Installing a MaxxFan Into Your RV

Hanging out in a musty motorhome is almost like being locked in a portable restroom at the county fair. Ordinary bathroom vents help release...
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Snap to It

We prefer natural ventilation in our motorhome, whether we’re boondocking or even if full hookups are available. However, when the door is open and...
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Coach & Powertrain: Battery Storage During Winter

I live in Canada. Typically I remove the two 6-volt batteries from the coach and store them in an unheated garage. I would like...
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Hook ‘Em!

The oven in our RV is a microwave convection, and we found that we use the microwave far more often than the convection function....
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Coach & Powertrain: Holiday Rambler DIY Dilemma

I own a 2005 Holiday Rambler Imperial with a 400-hp Cummins engine. I changed the oil and did not put oil in the filter....
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Powertrain Q&A: November 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: Noisy...
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Coolant Overflow Tank Protection Tip

There has been an ongoing problem with UV damage to the coolant overflow tank, which is in the rear engine area, on many built...
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Safe Dinghy Towing: Getting It All In Line

The right equipment, proper hitching practices and regular inspection ensure safe dinghy towing We all like to think about RVing as a pleasant experience, one...
SeaSucker’s Waste Band

SeaSucker’s Waste Band: Simple Solution for the Garbage Conundrum

Plastic waste bags are a convenient way for motorhome owners to contain and dispose of garbage, but they can be difficult to access when...
KING Extend LTE/cell signal booster

KING Extend Signals Better Cell Reception

  Part of the allure of the motorhome lifestyle is to get away from it all, but that can also mean “getting away” from reliable...
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Motorhome Quick Tip: Paper Towel Bar

  If necessity is the mother of invention, I’m sure the inventor owns a motorhome. Due to limited wall- and counterspace, there isn’t a good...
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RV Tech Savvy: Wonky Windshield Wipers

  I have a 2015 Thor Challenger 37 GT with 22,000 miles on the odometer. On a trip to the Southwest, our windshield wipers went...