Two blue and white boat buoys with yellow ropes

10-Minute Tech: Pop Top

The EZ Slide Topper Support featured in Kevin Livingston’s “Topper Popper” article in the March 2020 Trailer Life is one way to raise the...
Mechanic under the hood of a truck installing a air filter system

Diesel Tech Q&A: Improving Airflow

APRIL 2020 Improving Airflow I’ve been thinking of going to a K&N filter or filter-charger system on my 2018 Ram 2500. I’ve been told not to...
Service technical working on engine of Ford 6.4-liter.

Diesel Tech Q&A: Troubled Power Stroke

MARCH 2020 Troubled Power Stroke We have a 2008 Ford F-350 6.4-liter truck that our local dealer has been fighting with a problem on for the...
Graphic illustration of welder with caution sign

RV Tech Q&A: April 2020

Frame-Welding Precautions I recently purchased a 2009 Palomino Puma 19FS. Due to very limited storage room, I plan to have the tail section of the...
two images of holding tank cleaning wand. One static and one with water spraying

10-Minute Tech: Mr. Clean

I purchased a portable waste tank for use when camping at sites without sewer hookups. It has an opening to insert a garden hose...
Left- and right-hand Thomas Payne recliners installed in RV

Recline in Comfort with New RV Theater Seating

The Thomas Payne Seismic Theater Seating Collection will have you sawing logs in a hurry Getting comfortable in an RV living room has become an...
Illustration for clogged RV plumbing article

RV Tech Q&A: March 2020

Can products like Drano and Liquid-Plumr be used on RV drains to eliminate or reduce the potential of clogs? If not, is there a...
RV Shower Rod extender

10-Minute Tech: Roomier Bathroom

The bathroom in our Heartland Mallard M27 travel trailer is on the small side. To make for a roomier shower, I installed a Stromberg...
Two pictures of DIY pole that makes opening and closing an RV cover easier

10-Minute Tech: Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah

When I wanted to check inside my RV while the cover was on, it was hard to open the entry door without bringing out...
Ford 7.3-liter engine Injector removal

Diesel Tech Q&A: Towing with Older Diesels

FEBRUARY 2020 Towing with Older Diesels I drive a 1999 Ford with the 7.3-liter diesel engine and an automatic transmission. I pull a 2018 Keystone Hideout 21FQWE,...