Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Home Maintenance & Repair

Maintenance & Repair

Have a paint nick or chip on your RV? Here’s an easy trick

By Nanci Dixon After many miles and a few gravel roads, our motorhome had a number of paint nicks and chips. I blame it on...

Here’s why diesel pusher radiators overheat… Don’t let this happen!

By Kate Doherty Last summer, our ’08 diesel pusher with a rear-facing radiator kept overheating, especially when climbing small hills. Initially, we rationalized that the...
RV Tire Safety

RV Tire Safety: What is so “special” about RV trailer tires, anyway?

By Roger Marble Are RV trailer tires exempt from the physical laws of the universe? What is so special about RV trailers that would make...

Electrical problems? This tip may save you an RV service call

Steve Savage submitted this article to RVtravel.com when he was a Master Certified RV Technician with Mobility RV Service. On close to a third of...

Move your RV TV for comfort

By Greg Illes Maybe you're one of the lucky ones and your TV is perfectly situated in your RV for the best viewing comfort. But...
maintenance and repair

What to do about squeaky slideouts

By Russ and Tiña De Maris A squeaky slideout can drive any RVer to distraction. There's just something jarring to the nerves about this noise....
maintenance and repair

Keep your water pressure under control

By Greg Illes RV water systems are designed for modest water pressure. The typical built-in 12-volt pump produces a maximum of 45 psi or 55...
RV Tire Safety

RV Tire Safety: Can a “sealant” to prevent flat tires cause problems?

By Roger Marble I just read a tale of woe from a motorhome owner who appears to have been sold a tire sealant that caused...

Beware of RV bumper junk

By Jim Twamley In my RV travels I have seen all kinds of "bumper junk" attached to both the front and rear of RVs. It's...

RV Mods: Quiet that noisy water pump

By Russ and Tiña De Maris RVers away from "city water" connections sometimes complain of a noise when using the RV water system. They may...

Should you balance your travel trailer tires?

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Tire balance may be one of the most hotly debated subjects among RVers. Motorhomers will agree, balancing tires on...

Do you have a generator with you on your RV travels?

When you travel in your RV, do you have a generator with you? If so, is it a built-in or portable generator? Most RVs come...

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