Sunday, December 16, 2018
Home 2018 April

Monthly Archives: April 2018

Emergency roadside LED beacons visible 2 miles

  All drivers, and especially RVers, dread the possibility of having an emergency problem while on a stretch of road where we can't safely exit...

Forest River recalls RVs: Door may open during travel

(April 27, 2018) — Forest River is recalling approximately 600 model year 2018-2019 Forest River FR3 and Georgetown motorhomes. The entry door latch may...

Ripped off surge protector needed protecting

Dear RV Shrink: Maybe I’m naive and too trusting, but when I spent $250 for a surge protector I didn’t buy the extra plastic...

RV generator seems to always “run out of gas”

Hi Doc, Here's a problem we just discovered. For years we've had trouble keeping our generator running. It just seemed to "run out of...

Sidewall “bubble” or what? A tire autopsy

RV Tire Safety with RV tire expert Roger MarbleI took the wife's Miata down for an oil change and tire rotation and was contacted...

A closer look at the moon

By Chris Fellows, Serenity Mobile Observatory Understanding and observing our nearest celestial neighbor  As I looked through my previous articles and started planning for this week’s...

More random GFCI tripping

Dear Mike, I have spent many hours online trying to find the answer to my problem. I have tried everything that I have read...

Tools for a safe and cheery campfire

CAVEAT: The following applies only to locations where it is safe and legal to have a campfire, and only using wood that is legal...

RV Daily Tips Newsletter Issue 890

Issue 890 • April 26, 2018 This newsletter is brought to you Monday through Thursday by RVtravel.com and is funded primarily through voluntary subscription...

Web page makes finding British Columbia camping a snap

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Many U.S. boondockers are familiar enough with some of the alternative sources of finding boondocking sites in the Lower...

Are you ticked off by ticks?

Ask the RV Vet With Dr. Deanna Tolliver, M.S., DVM  YourRVvet@gmail.co It’s spring! And that means being outside, hiking, picnics, and ... TICKS!  It's a fact: There...

Eight tips for taking great cell phone photos!

By Nanci Dixon Having been a professional food and architectural photographer for 40 years, I have put away my 8x10, 4x5, and 35 mm...