After the gasket has been applied all the way around the frame you will have to cut the gasket. It is better to cut it slightly long and then trim it shorter as needed. Make sure there is no gap in the seal or this can become an opening for moisture and air to enter the RV.

Replacing Dual-Pane RV Windows

Fogging of dual pane windows in RVs is, unfortunately, a fact of life for many owners. Dual pane windows have been widely used in...

RV Clinic: RV Oven Too Hot

We have a 2001 Jayco Designer with an Atwood stove. Every time I turn on the oven it goes way past the designated temperature....

Travel Trailer Hitch Bounce

We recently retired and purchased a KZ Sportsman Classic with one axle. It weighs 2,700 pounds and measures 15 feet long. We tow it...

10-Minute Tech: Pull-Top Magic

Take the pull-top cap off of a quality water bottle (the type that you can pull up to let water out and then push...
RV How Tos: Portable Vise

10-Minute Tech: Never Without a Vise

I made a bracket on which to mount a swivel vise. The bracket is made with 2-inch square tubing and fits in a standard...

Travel Trailer Tire Trauma

We had ST235/80R16 Goodyear Marathon tires on our 2010 Keystone Montana trailer. While traveling south on Route 85 in North Carolina, our driver’s side...

10-Minute Tech: Light It Up

We and our friends have fallen in love with simple, battery-operated, push-top lights for use in our RV and at the campsite. They have...

RV Clinic: Water Pump Cycling

When dry camping, my 12-volt DC water pump cycles about every 10 minutes. I’ve checked every inch of the water lines twice and cannot...

10-Minute Tech: Instant Tub

Here’s a tip on what to do if the toddler-aged grandkids are coming to camp for a couple of weeks. Many times kids that...

RV Clinic: Tilting Slideouts

I have been reading your column for a while and appreciate the time you guys take to give people the right answers to their...
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