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RV Tech Q&A: December 2018

Trailer-Tire BalanceI took two new tires to a tire-service store to have the old ones dismounted and the new ones mounted, as well as...
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RV Tech Q&A: November 2018

Selecting Trailer TiresI currently tow a 37-foot fifth-wheel with a gross vehicle weight rating (gvwr) of about 14,000 pounds. In three years, it has...
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RV Tech Q&A: October 2018

Diesel for Small Trailer?As a new RV owner, I’m looking for some professional advice regarding towing. My travel trailer is 1,670 pounds, and my...
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RV Tech Q&A: September 2018

Tow-Haul ModeI have a 2003 Chevy Silverado and am trying to find out if the tow-haul mode works well on steep grades of 10...
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RV Tech Q&A: August 2018

Audio-Video UpgradeWe have a 2016 31-foot Cruiser RV MPG travel trailer. Although we love our trailer and camping, we also like listening to music...
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RV Clinic FAQ: Top 20 Tech Questions

A one-stop shop for answers to readers’ most-asked technical questionsTrailer Life’s RV Clinic column receives a wide range of questions from readers looking for...
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RV Tech Q&A: June 2018

Downhill BrakingI read February’s “Tundra Brake Problems?” letter from David Chapman and your reply about truck and trailer brakes. Neither your reply nor Chapman...
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RV Tech Q&A: May 2018

Tire-Temperature MonitoringI’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...
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RV Tech Q&A: April 2018

Slideout Roof SealantWhat do you recommend to seal an RV’s slideout roof? Does this need to be done, and, if so, can you use...
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RV Tech Q&A: March 2018

Pressure Washing an RVI have a 2017 CTS192RD Coleman travel trailer with exterior aluminum paneling running horizontally. Is it possible to get water behind...

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A couple of months ago, my husband, Ron, and I started looking for an easy-to-use bike rack that would work not only on our...