Clean Shower Tracks

10-Minute Tech: Spotless Shower Tracks

I like to keep the lower shower-door tracks in our KZ Durango fifth-wheel looking nice and clean. To do that, I purchased a four-pack...
6.7-liter Ford truck towing fifth-wheel trailer with water and trees in background.

Diesel Tech Q&A: Preventive Maintenance

JULY 2020 Ford 6.7-Liter Preventive Maintenance I have a 2011 Ford F-350 6.7-liter longbed Crew Cab (King Ranch) in like-new condition that I bought four years...
Cracked tire rim on orange background

RV Tech Q&A: July 2020

Fifth-Wheel Cracked Rims After removing the cover from our fifth-wheel after its long winter’s nap, I noticed a low tire on the right rear. At...
Entry step into RV with Coroplast backing to black out back side of steps

10-Minute Tech: Dog-Friendly Steps

When my wife and I purchased our travel trailer, we were disappointed when our dog, an energetic Florida black mouth cur, did not share...
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RV Maintenance: Absorption Refrigerators

Best practices for keeping your RV’s absorption fridge running smoothly.  RV owners are dependent on their refrigerators. In fact, not only is a refrigerator necessary...
J hooks on side of trailer holding WD hitch spring bars

10-Minute Tech: Hitching a Ride

I installed heavy-duty J-shaped storage utility double hooks on each side of my Keystone Cougar travel trailer’s A-frame to hold the weight-distributing spring bars...
illustration of battery with question mark

RV Tech Q&A: June 2020

New Trailer Battery Our 2016 CrossRoads Sunset Trail 290QB trailer needs a new battery, but we are not sure what type to get. We do...
Black GMC truck towing white Jayco fifth-wheel between rocky hills

Diesel Tech Q&A: Max Engine RPM

JUNE 2020 Max Engine RPM As a newbie with a diesel pickup (2017 GMC HD 2500 with Duramax), I would like to know the maximum rpm...
End cap on RV bumper for sewer hose

10-Minute Tech: Come to Grips

I store the sewer hose for my RV in the rear bumper with the end caps attached. Unfortunately, this made it difficult to get...
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RV Tech Q&A: May 2020

Rough Rider Fifth-Wheel It seems that every time we go on a trip, while underway, cabinets open, stuff spills out and chairs are even overturned....