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RV Tech Savvy: Inflation Pressure Versus Altitude

We have a Class A motorhome. I maintain 100 psi air pressure in the rear tires and 95 psi in front (maximum is 110...
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Front End Alignment

We own a 2000 American Eagle 40-foot diesel-pusher motorhome. I recently replaced all six tires with new Goodyear tires. I have no issues with...
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Q & A: Retracting a Slideout

Q. What should I do before I retract a slideout room?   A. Besides making sure that there are...
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Powertrain Q&A: April 2005

In this month's Powertrain Q&A, Ken Freund answers RV owners' questions about Comparing Apples to Oranges, Sluggish Southwind, Hard Startin' Sprinter and more!   Powertrain Q&A...
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Coach & Powertrain: Towing an HHR

Referring to the item in the September 2011 issue, readers should not be concerned about towing a Chevrolet HHR. I have seen many on...
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Wet Workhorse

I have a 2006 National RV Sea Breeze XL on a Workhorse W22 chassis. On a recent trip while driving on the expressway at...
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Q & A: Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD)

Q. I understand that all new 2007 diesels must use ultra low sulfur diesel (ULSD) fuel. Many...
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Q & A: Tail Swing When Towing

Q: I have a 2003 Four Winds Chateau Sport 28-foot Class C motorhome. Because of the coach's long rear overhang behind the rear wheels, am...
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Q & A: Engine Flushing

Q. I have a motorhome with a Chevrolet gas engine and go to the same place every...
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Coach & Powertrain: Leveling Jack and Engine Brake Troubles

I am having trouble with the leveling-jack-warning signal on my 1998 Fleetwood 34-foot Discovery diesel-pusher. It comes on in the motorhome with an audible...
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...
DIY paper towel holder for motorhome

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...

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...
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From St. Mark’s to Sanibel Island, Lighthouses are Just the Beginning

A bit out of the way but worth the journey, hiking, birding and manatees fill in between lighthouses on Florida's Gulf Coast As the saying...