Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Home Maintenance & Repair

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RV Electricity

How to extend the life of an RV battery

By Mark Polk The life of RV batteries varies. Factors include how they're used, maintained, discharged and recharged, and how they're stored. A battery cycle...
RV Electricity

RV Electricity – Is it a leak or a noisy water heater element?

By Mike SokolFrom the Redwood Owners Forum, My water heater started to make a noise tonight. It sounded like a leak. After fiddling around a...
RV Tire Safety

Preserving your RV’s tires when parking long-term

RV Tire Safety with RV tire expert Roger MarbleMany RV owners are "winterizing" their RVs. Even if you are in Arizona, you might be getting...

What’s in your RV emergency tool kit?

By Bob DifleyIt is always a dilemma: Your RV is limited in carrying and storage capacity. You have to make decisions of what you...
RV Doctor

Water heater works but only cold water comes from faucets

RV Doctor Dear Gary, I am having problems with the water heater, which is both gas and electric. The tank fills up and the water gets...
maintenance and repair

RV Electricity – Don’t blow your fuse!

Dear Mike, As always, many, many thanks for all you do explaining RV electrical systems and for your very important Stray Voltage Patrol. I am...
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RVer frustrated with Keystone trailer

By Chuck Woodbury We started the Facebook page RV Horror Stories to provide a way for RVers who are stuck with lemon RVs to tell...
maintenance and repair

RV not winterized; camping; temp dropped to 25; worried!

Dear Gary, I am freaking out! The temperature got down to 25 last night and we have water in our water heater and one gallon...
RV Tire Safety

Tips for better fuel economy, especially for Class A motorhomes

RV Tire Safety with RV tire expert Roger MarbleSmartway is a program from the EPA that is supposed to help truckers select tires that have...
maintenance and repair

Is it time for some new wheels?

By Greg Illes No, not slang for a new car/vehicle, but literally new wheels. When I was a kid, snazzy wheels were the easiest way...
RV Electricity

RV Electricity – No~Shock~Zone by Mike Sokol – Issue 13

Issue 13 • December 2, 2018 Mike Sokol, editorBrought to you as a public service by RVtravel.com. Support comes from our sponsors, advertisers and the...
RV Electricity

RV Electricity – Just how bad are the campground pedestals?

Stray Voltage Patrol While many campgrounds seem to be doing the right thing and performing maintenance on their pedestals, some of them are waiting until...