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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...

10-Minute Tech: Leash Tender

With proper use of bungee cords, a little rope and a retractable dog leash, you can create a leash tender that hangs from your...
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RV Gear: Waste Master

There’s no denying that emptying the holding tanks can be a dirty job, but Lippert Components is trying to give this task a cleaner...
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10-Minute Tech: Hands Down, Best Paint Protector

  I came up with a great way to protect my RV’s finish from ladder damage. I was replacing the awning on my camper and...
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Trailer Life Video: It’s a Wrap

Trailer Life's Bob Dawson demonstrates how you can simplify the installation of an RV cover. Trailer Life Production Director Bob Dawson is a second-generation RVer as...
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RV Clinic: Bouncing Fifth-Wheel

When towing my 2005 Flagstaff 8528 RLSS fifth-wheel trailer, I get an awful lot of bounce in the rear end. Any information you can...
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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...
Drawer Latch

Drawer Latch

We have two drawers in our travel trailer that acted as a battering ram on the cabinet door that conceals them while traveling on winding...
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10-Minute Tech: Can It!

Before hooking up our trailer for a 10-day trip, I greased the trailer ball and weight-distributing hitch. I told everyone who would listen to...
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Removing Material From Black-Water Tank

Over time, all kinds of stuff collects on the inside walls of the black-water tank. This creates sanitation problems and gives false readings at...