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What can be done for RV sidewall delamination?

Dear Gary, What's the most inexpensive way to deal with a soft wall spot where there was prior water damage? Also, the outside has...

RVer wants info for DIY onboard systems diagnostic work

Hello Gary, I was wondering if you could recommend a comprehensive technical publication for doing diagnostic work on RV refrigerators, hot water tanks and...

A call for action to speed up RV repairs

By Chuck Woodbury The new chairman of the RV Dealers Association, Tim Wegge, addressed the problem of long waits for RV repairs in a...

Shops can easily find water leaks with new Sealtech leak tester

The most frustrating maintenance problem in the RV industry has been locating those hard-to-find water leaks. Repeated repair attempts, customer frustration, and incredible structural...

Spouses disagree on how to handle a nosy neighbor

Dear RV Shrink: We live in our motorhome full time and have no home base. My husband likes to change the oil himself and...

Drive ’til the wheels fall off? Seems like this RVer did

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Put this in the "Only in California" file.  A motorhome, held together largely with bungee cords, was spotted motoring (well,...

DIY upgrade from OEM showerhead to Oxygenics BodySpa

Economic use of water for RVers that frequently boondock or dry camp without a water hookup is a given. And the less water you...

Take care with your RV generator switchovers

Got a "built-in" RV generator? Don't have to "plug and unplug" shore power cords when switching from shore power to the genset? Then you...

DIY – Safely welding on your RV

Hello Mike, I recently purchased a travel trailer and need to reweld the bumper support to the frame. Besides unhooking the battery, what other...

What to do about a surging RV generator

Dear Gary, I recently purchased a toy hauler with a generator with only 27 hours on the meter. At first the governor appeared to...

Find RV roof leaks? Here’s what’s next

Editor's note: This information is provided by roof membrane manufacturer Dicor. While there's plenty of "promotion" for their product included, some of the information...

Winter is almost here – Time to prep that RV!

Courtesy of Dicor Fall is a great time for RVing. The air is crisp and cool, and the leaves are changing every shade of yellow,...