Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Daily Archives: August 9, 2018

Video and article: Best grease for lubricating trailer plug?

Dear Mike, Can you recommend a grease that can be used on a 5-way trailer plug?  My connector is a bit tight and hard to...

Wife has difficulty both “heading out” and “heading home”

Dear RV Shrink: My wife is conflicted. We spend 6-9 months a year living and traveling in our RV. Before we leave my wife is...

Do inner duals fail more often? If so, why?

RV Tire Safety with RV tire expert Roger Marble I recently read this on an RV Forum thread: "Isn't it weird how it always seems to be...

First, Lyme-carrying deer ticks – Now Asian long-horned ticks are coming

This week health officials scared the wits out of us on the country-wide invasion of Lyme disease-carrying deer ticks that are now found in...

OverKill trailer ready for the rough life

By Russ and Tiña De Maris If RVing for you doesn't equate to "glamping" somewhere in a high-end resort, but on the other end of...

Keystone recalls trailers to replace incorrect safety chains

Keystone RV is recalling certain 2018-2019 Dutchmen Aerolite trailers. The trailer has a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) of 9,680 pounds, however, the safety...

NEMO Equipment recalls thousands of camp chairs for fall hazard

NEMO Equipment on Tuesday recalled around 7,500 Stargaze recliner chairs after receiving 14 reports of the joint supports on the chairs breaking, though no...

Prime conditions increase and stoke California wildfires Thursday

California wildfires have now burned 626,394 acres, 2,139 structures have been damaged or destroyed, and nearly 36,000 residents are evacuated, according to CNN on...

Fire destroys RV in Pendleton, OR, restaurant parking lot

Susan Moen and Phil Saunders had just bought their RV in April and spent three months refurbishing their new purchase, reported the East Oregonian....

Las Cruces, NM, passes ordinance to restrict RV street parking

It appears that in Las Cruces, New Mexico, a new ordinance restricting parking on city streets is aimed at "homeless" RV dwellers and not...

Maximizing your smartphone’s battery life when you are off-grid

By Chris Guld, Geeks on TourWe just spent the last week in some beautiful national parks – Yellowstone, Grand Tetons and Rocky Mountain –...

Forest River recalls trailers: Wheel bearings may seize

Forest River is recalling certain 2018-2019 Forest River Rockwood and Flagstaff trailers. The inner wheel bearings may seize, which can cause the trailer wheels...