RV Basics: Safe Towing

  With a little know-how, pulling a travel trailer or fifth-wheel can be a stress-free experience Towing a travel trailer or fifth-wheel is a skill that...

Fifth-Wheel – Gooseneck Options

Q: After reading the article about fifth-wheel hitches (“Go 5th and Go Forth”) in Sept. 2012 Trailer Life I would like your opinion about...

Travel Trailer Hitch Leveling

Q. I am towing a roughly 3,000-pound 1999 21-foot tandem-axle hybrid travel trailer with a 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer. How important is it for the...

Power Problem

Q: I have put two 6-volt golf cart batteries in my trailer and that has made a big difference in making everything work better....
Energy Suspension kits

Polyurethane Bushings for Better Handling

When the tail starts wagging the dog more noticeably than normal, RV owners often point to their tow rigs’ hard parts: shocks, ball joints...

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...

Magnetic Memories

We like to collect magnets from places we visit and, like many RVers, we didn’t have a metal surface for displaying these keepsakes in...

Magnetic Oven-Door Fix

  After many years of use, the oven door on our SunnyBrook 27FKS’s Wedgewood Vision stove no longer closed tightly, allowing heat to escape when...

Have a Weight Issue?

  Overloading a vehicle can have a number of consequences, so understanding weight and loading is essential to safe towing Merriam-Webster defines “weight” as the force...

Trailer Trouble-Code Tribulations

Q. The "check engine soon" light comes on when I'm towing my KZ fifth-wheel trailer. I have a 2001 GMC 2500HD 4WD with a...
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Products

Meals on Wheels

No table? No problem. RVers can turn any of the tires on their trailer or tow vehicle into an impromptu place to serve meals,...

Grill Thriller

Grilling is more than what sears on the grate — it’s a lifestyle for many RV enthusiasts who love to share time around the...
The A-frame design of the Recon hitch is relatively lightweight but has the ability to handle fifth-wheels up to 21,000 pounds.

Recon Mission

Demco’s lightweight fifth-wheel hitch is compact and easy to handle yet capable of towing up to 21,000 pounds For those choosing to wander with a...