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RV Clinic: Dim Travel Trailer Lights

Why do my lights on my travel trailer go so dim? The more lights I have on the dimmer it gets. But if I...
Trailer Mirror

Hook Up with Ease

This illustration shows a handy device I made from “junk” to make it easy to hook up to my trailer. The mirror is attached to...
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10-Minute Tech: Soggy Shirt Sleeves

When washing down an RV with a long-handled brush, water runs down the pole, past your hands and ultimately drips from your elbows. To...
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Water Pump Upgrade

Q: The water pump in my old Layton 28-foot travel trailer is a manual unit that comes on only when the water pump switch...

Set a Screen

 Sometimes my trailer’s water hoses get dirty, collecting sediment and particles of who knows what. I eliminated this problem by buying and installing cone-shaped...
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Upgrade Worries

Q: I see a lot of information on powering up your truck and find it all interesting, but I recently had my turbocharger replaced by...

10-Minute Tech: Light It Up

We and our friends have fallen in love with simple, battery-operated, push-top lights for use in our RV and at the campsite. They have...
RV Clinic Experts Ken Freund and Jeff Johnston

Brake Troubles

Q: Two years ago, I replaced the entire backing plate braking system on all four wheels on our 2001 SunnyBrook fiver. I have one...
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RV Clinic: Sticky Aluminum Wheels

While attempting to rotate the tires on my 2009 Ford F-350 Lariat I found that three of the four OEM 20-inch aluminum wheels were...

RV Clinic: RV Oven Too Hot

We have a 2001 Jayco Designer with an Atwood stove. Every time I turn on the oven it goes way past the designated temperature....