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How to fix a sticking black tank valve

By Chris Dougherty Chris Dougherty is a certified RV technician. Here is a letter he received from a reader while he was serving as RVtravel.com's...

California bans formaldehyde as holding tank chemical

By Russ and Tiña De Maris If you're still a fan of formaldehyde for your RV holding tanks, you may be in for disappointment. In...
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Problem: “Poop mountain” forms in black tank

This reader question was answered by RV technician Chris Dougherty when he served as the technical editor of RVtravel.com. Dear Chris, We’ve been stationary for almost...

Wife questions need for RV macerator pump

Dear RV Shrink: We live in our nice fifth wheel about nine months of the year. It came pretty well loaded with amenities, so we...
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RV Shrink: Black tank outlet cracked – Can it be fixed?

Dear RV Shrink: We just started a trip that will last two months. We have a 1989 travel trailer. It seems our exposed plumbing outlet...

What happens when you tear off the black tank valve? Yuck!

The Honky Tonk Poos! By Liz Wilcox This is an excerpt from the book “Tales From the Black Tank: A Collection of Hilariously Crappy RV Stories.” "Be...