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Monthly Archives: August 2016

How to fix unknown (furnace?) squeak

 Dear RV Shrink:We have a squeak that is making me crazy. My husband has a hearing problem and does not hear high-pitched noise. I...

How to prevent RV rollover accidents

 By Russ and Tiña De MarisIf you drive a motorized RV, your chances of a rollover are higher than if you drive a passenger...

Tips for slipping your rig into a narrow campsite

 By Bob DifleyYou will find many of the most scenic, nature-focused, and "nesty" campgrounds in national and state forests and parks. They often are...
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Cold weather RV battery tips

 By Russ and Tiña De MarisYou know it's cold out when, as my father-in-law suggested, "It's colder than a mother-in-law's kiss." Yeah, that can...

What can be done about uneven heating in fifth wheel?

By Chris Dougherty Chris Dougherty is a certified RV technician. Here is a letter he received from a reader while he was serving as...

RV websites we like for September 3, 2016

 Here are a half dozen websites we believe will be of interest to the readers of RVtravel.com. Be sure to return every week for...

What to do about a leaky RV slideout

 Dear RV Doctor:We purchased a 2004 coach three months ago. From the moment we got it the slideout has leaked. It has leaked so...

Jayco recalls some RVs for defective shower curtains

 Jayco is recalling certain model year 2013-2017 Redhawk motorhomes manufactured August 1, 2012, to June 24, 2016. The affected vehicles are equipped with shower...

Heartland recalling travel trailers for fire hazard

 Heartland Recreational Vehicles is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Wilderness and Mallard travel trailers, 2015-2017 Elkridge fifth wheel travel trailers, and 2017 Sundance and...

RV Travel Newsletter, Aug. 27-Sept. 2

Learn about RV camping, RV travel, RV news and much more. This newsletter, now in its 15th year of continuous publication, is funded primarily...

New Bluetooth speakers designed for outdoors

 By Bob DifleyBRAVEN has announced the availability of the BRAVEN BRV-BLADE, a new standard in outdoor Bluetooth adventure speakers.According to a news release, the speakers are...

RV Travel Reader RVs, August 27, 2016

 Send a photo of your RV and a 150- to 200-word description of it, how and where you use it, and what you like...