Tread-Edge Wear

Q. Why does one tire on my two-axle travel trailer wear excessively on the inside of the tread? -- J.W., Mahomet, Illinois A. That axle end...

RV Clinic: Travel Trailer Hitch Leveling

Q. I am towing a roughly 3,000-pound 1999 21-foot tandem-axle hybrid travel trailer with a 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer. How important is it for the...

Battery Choices

Q. We have a 2002 Wildcat fifth-wheel trailer and would like to know what is the best type of battery to buy that will...

SURV Roundup: Jayco Octane ZX

Jayco Octane ZX T24Z Notable Features: Towable by half-ton pickups/SUVs, wide-body construction, high-intensity ramp and door lighting, moto-style graphics, Manchester oak cabinetry, AC generator...

Upgrading Tire Size

Q. I wanted larger tires than the standard 245/75R16 models on my 1997 Dodge Ram 2500 4WD. I asked for 265/75R16 at Costco, and...

RV Cover Query

Q. What is your expert opinion on RV covers? This last year, my state set records for rainfall, and I am considering covering up...

RV Tech Savvy: Tips for Trailer Tire Care

Q. I have a fifth-wheel that has Goodyear G159 tires, size LT2358516. I am not sure, but I would guess they are between 3...

Travel Trailer Tail-End Platform is a Dangerous Idea

Q. I have a 2002 24-foot travel trailer. I'd like to add a platform to the back end to carry an ATV, or use...

Atwood Water-Heater Overdrive

Q. My six-gallon Atwood water heater runs on either 120-volt AC electric or LP-gas. We generally leave it on the electric mode. The water...

Biodiesel Booster

Q. With the rise in fuel prices and the increasing possibility of shortages, is there any serious effort to produce biodiesel? If it becomes...