Monday, December 4, 2023


Ask Dave Video: My motorhome is in storage. Anything I need to do before bringing it out?

Dear Dave,
I have my motorhome in storage for the winter. Is there anything I need to do or to be aware of before bringing it out for spring? —A reader with spring fever

Watch my reply in the video below.


Dave Solberg is a leading expert in the RV industry and author of the “RV Handbook” as well as the Managing Editor of the RV Repair Club.

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DW/ND (@guest_161918)
1 year ago

Well, we know about winter storage of batts now. How about spring rollout? Like sanitizing water tank, drain Rv antifreeze from the pump, lines and water heater, tire inflation and the list goes on and on…… wash/wax, clean windows, windshield wipers, check/change oil. Check engine for rodent nest or damage. (PS: Check the batts too!)

Chris (@guest_161867)
1 year ago

I used to read Dave’s column every day it came out. I even listed at the top of a survey by RV Travel asking which parts I preferred.

Since it shifted to video only, I never watch it. It’s inconsiderate to run an A/V clip when other people are around doing their own thing; the written column was much more convenient. It’s too jarring to have to switch from reading the rest of the issue to Audio/video mode.

Sorry, Dave!

Tom M (@guest_161893)
1 year ago
Reply to  Chris


Bob Mac (@guest_161907)
1 year ago
Reply to  Tom M

Totally agree with Chris and Tom. Skipped the video and went straight to the comments hoping to see a lot more people asking for a return to the old ways.

Wayne C (@guest_161914)
1 year ago
Reply to  Chris

I’m just the opposite. Anytime there is a video with a transcript available, I watch the video. I use ear buds so as not to bother others.

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