Cap Cracks

Q: While washing my fifth-wheel toy hauler I noticed the fiberglass front cap has some spider lines in an area about 4-by-15 inches. They...

RV Tech Q&A: May 2019

Tire-Temperature Monitoring I’d like to know your thoughts on the ability of the tire-pressure monitoring system (TPMS) to correctly read a tire’s temperature. I have...

Roof Fan Replacement

Q: My 2007 Springdale 26-foot travel trailer has a Comfort Air Platinum exhaust fan mounted in the bedroom ceiling. This unit has been flaky...
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Antenna Fit for a King

After purchasing a King Tailgater satellite antenna, I thought of a way to mount it to a tripod from a previous antenna. At a...
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Easy Find for Saw Blades

  I carry an assortment of tools (as do many of us) designed to support my RV travel. Everything’s stashed in that toolbox, from socket...
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Keeping an RV Roof in Tiptop Shape

  A little TLC goes a long way in preventing leaks and expensive repairs One of the great joys of RVing is having a roof over...
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Hitch Cover-Up

I have a travel trailer and sometimes use my Barker Tote-Along portable sewage tank to empty the gray water. I use an Equal-i-zer hitch,...
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Birds Flew the Coop

  Ever since becoming the owner of a fifth-wheel trailer, I have had to contend with birds building nests in the kingpin box. I first...
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10-Minute Tech: Double-Duty Folgers Coffee

I’ve been working on recoating my EPDM rubber roof and needed a lightweight container to carry up the ladder to do the trim work...

Tire Tip and Nitrogen Question

Q: We pull a 35-foot travel trailer. When I got the trailer I had several problems with trailer tire blowouts. I noticed that my...
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Products

John Carrillo with an Aqua-Hot 250P cutaway and components.

Aqua-Hot 250P: RV Heating and Hot Water

Travel trailer and fifth-wheel owners can tap into continuous hot water and quiet, even heating with the new Aqua-Hot 250P The smiles you see on...
Tire failure on a trailer isn’t always easy to see, and the damage that results from a blowout can far exceed that of just replacing a tire and wheel. A trailer TPMS can help prevent such problems.

Watch Your Back: RV Tire-Pressure Monitors

Investing in a TPMS for trailers and fifth-wheels can reduce adverse wear and blowouts, and boost safety and fuel economy It’s easy to know when...
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Staff Pick: Pedego Electric Bikes

Staff Pick: I tried out a bright-green Latch bike at the Santa Barbara, California, Pedego store, and it zipped easily to the top of...