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...

Dry-Battery Blues

Q. We own a 25-foot 2000 Coachmen Catalina Lite trailer and leave it hooked to a shore line to keep the batteries charged. For...

Keeping Cool

Towing a travel trailer or fifth-wheel can be tough on a vehicle's transmission, as full-time RVers Erin and Patrick Floresca discovered firsthand. Erin and...

Dump Valve Failure

Q: My RV is a 2003 Trail Lite fifth-wheel 5260. Due to the cold weather we have here in Ontario, all water systems were...

Small Pickup Towing

Q: Are compact pickups, for example 2000 and newer Dodge Dakotas, a good choice for towing travel trailers weighing less than 4,000 pounds? Should...

Fiberglass Surface Cracking

Q: While washing my six-year-old Victory Lane fifth-wheel toy-hauler I noticed that the fiberglass front cap has some spider lines beginning to appear in...

Biodiesel Booster

Q. With the rise in fuel prices and the increasing possibility of shortages, is there any serious effort to produce biodiesel? If it becomes...

Trailer-Tire Age

Q. I have a fifth-wheel that has Goodyear G159 tires, size LT2358516. I am not sure, but I would guess they are between 3...

Diesel Fuel Differences

Q: I have a 2005 Chevy HD 2500 diesel pickup. Is there any difference between name-brand diesel fuels (Chevron, Shell, etc.) and the independent gas...

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...
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Roadmaster Quick Foot: Best Foot Forward

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