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GMC Diesel Cruise Control Crisis

Q. I am looking for a reason why the cruise control on my 2004 GMC diesel with an automatic transmission does not always engage...
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Keep on RVing

"It doesn't take an expert to save money at the pump," claims Bobby Hamilton, racing legend and AutoVantage spokesman. "There are a few precautions...
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Vehicle Temperature Guidelines

Q. I have a 2002 Ford F-250 V-10 gas SuperCab truck with an automatic transmission. Because I tow a heavy fifth-wheel trailer up long...
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Travel Trailer Refrigerator Smell

Back in the May 2005 issue of Trailer Life, we ran a letter from Diana Brown concerning refrigerator smell and what to do about...
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Keeping Cool

Towing a travel trailer or fifth-wheel can be tough on a vehicle's transmission, as full-time RVers Erin and Patrick Floresca discovered firsthand. Erin and...
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Drippy Dodge Again

I had a leak that was hard to detect in my Dodge. After much searching, it ended up being the thermostat-housing gasket. Since it...
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Travel Trailer Part Source

Q. I have a 1988 Southwind motorhome that had the windshield broken in a hail storm, and I'm having trouble finding a replacement windshield....
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Dodge Diagnostic Difficulties

I read with interest the letter from John Hoskins (January 2005) regarding Dodge diagnostic difficulties. I recently blew the transmission in my 1999 Dodge...
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Radio Reception

I worked for the General Motors Proving Grounds back in the early 1970s when GM tried out windshield antennas in various cars and trucks....
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Duramax Discussion

Q. Often, after driving my 2004 Chevrolet Duramax diesel 3500 for two or three hours while towing a 29-foot trailer, we stop at a...

Products

White vent fan cover on roof of trailer

RV Upgrade: Maxxair Roof-Vent Cover

Maxxair’s roof-vent covers help keep the air circulating while in the rain and on the road RVs come in many brands, shapes, styles and sizes,...
TST 507 SERIES TPMS

Staff Pick: TST 507 Series Tire-Monitoring System

Nothing puts a crimp on RV travels like a tire blowout. At best, it means delays and a road-service call. At worst, a wayward...
Curt-Adjustable RV Trailer Hitch

Universal Hitch Receiver: Curt Bolt-On RV Trailer Hitch

Installing Curt’s Adjustable RV Trailer Hitch on a travel trailer or fifth-wheel makes it possible to add a bike rack to securely carry two-wheelers.  Owners...