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Keep Your Cool

  Replacing worn-out fabric on a Dometic manual awning is a good way to restore shade and aesthetics Ultraviolet rays from the sun have been bombarding...
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10-Minute Tech: Hold the Door

I have a Forest River fifth-wheel and spend summers in Wyoming where afternoon rain showers are common. When the rain moves in, I don’t...
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RV Clinic June 2015

Overheating Furnace Q: I have a 2001 33-foot fifth-wheel, a National RV Palisades. It has an Atwood Hydro Flame furnace. I set the temperature to...

RV Clinic: RV Salvage

We recently did some damage to our Cougar fifth-wheel trailer and need to replace a slide fascia. Because of the shape and size, shipping...

Larger Charge Line

Q: While traveling to Florida we sometimes stop and use only our 12-volt house battery for powering interior lights and other appliances. This drains...

Everything in its Place

  My tip is to use broom-handle-type holders and mount them inside one of the exterior compartment doors. This way, all my electrical adapters are...
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Is Your RV Ready?

  A Thorough Checkup Will Help Ensure Trouble-Free Days During the Upcoming Spring Travel Season   The onset of spring, with its warmer days, beckons RVers to...

Sylvania SilverStar Headlights: A Brighter Idea

It’s late at night, you’re towing over an unfamiliar stretch of two-lane blacktop toward a new campground, and your nerves are on edge because...
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Awning Repair Time

  Dometic Replacement Parts and a Couple of Hours of Labor Will Put the Fun Back into Patio Time   When it comes to life outdoors, a...
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It’s a Wrap

  Trailer Life's Bob Dawson demonstrates how you can simplify the installation of an RV cover.      
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Thirty-five aftermarket upgrades to unleash your tow vehicle’s full potential No matter what tow vehicle you drive, one common denominator many of us share is...
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RV Gear: Jensen Bluetooth Stereo

Designed to withstand the ups and downs of RV travel, the Jensen Bluetooth Wall Mount Stereo (JWM90A) from ASA Electronics can be controlled from...
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Staff Pick: Go With Me Chair

Staff Pick: The Go With Me Chair was a hit at my family reunion in central Oregon last July. It set up instantly, straight...