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Tiffin recalls more than 10,000 motorhomes

Tiffin Motorhomes is recalling certain model year 2007-2011 Allegro, Allegro Bus, Phaeton, and Zephyr motorhomes, 2007-2010 Allegro Bay motorhomes, and 2010-2011 Allegro Breeze motorhomes....

Why cabins at RV parks are bad news to RVers

By Chuck WoodburyEditor, RVtravel.comIf I owned an RV park I would likely replace some of my RV sites with cabins. I'd make more money that way:...

RV Travel Newsletter, Aug. 13-19

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

RV Travel Reader RVs, August 13, 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...

One-touch automatic leveling system for travel trailers

By Bob DifleyLippert Components' newest leveling system, Ground Control® TT, is the industry’s first ever one-touch automatic leveling system designed for travel trailers.Fifth wheels...

Mount, swivel, and tilt your RV’s TV any way you like it

Put that TV in your RV where you want it, then tilt it, rotate it, aim it down - or up. Whatever your best...

GFCI hums in Class A motorhome — Why?

Dear Gary,I have replaced the Ground Fault Interrupter (GFI) in my Class A motorhome and the new one hums when the inverter is on....

RVing home base dilemma: Give up RV or give up home base?

Dear RV Shrink:We are 3/4 timers. We go back to our home base once a year to maintain our property, work on our rig...

RV websites we like for August 13, 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...

Harbor Freight: Good values or “Chinese Junk”?

By Russ and Tiña De MarisAs RVers, we're all in favor of saving money. And for RVers that handle whatever maintenance and repair work...

RV slideouts date back 70-80 years

The slide-out has become a popular feature with American RV manufacturers in recent years but the idea is by no means new. Even 70–80...

Gas/electric — staying out of hot water

By Chris DoughertyChris Dougherty is a certified RV technician. Here is a letter he received from a reader while he was serving as RVtravel.com's...