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RV Clinic July 2015

Towing in Reverse Q: I have a 2005 Dodge Ram 3500 longbed 4x4 with a 5.9-liter diesel engine, a 48RE automatic transmission and single rear...

RV Toilet Replacement

Q: I completely restored a 1969 Aristocrat Land Commander and now want to replace the portable toilet with a permanent toilet such as a...

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...
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Hot Tire Pressure

Q: I live in the desert Southwest and pull a 39-foot Grand Junction fifth-wheel. It is not uncommon for us to experience noon temperatures...
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RV Tech Q&A: December 2018

Trailer-Tire Balance I took two new tires to a tire-service store to have the old ones dismounted and the new ones mounted, as well as...
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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...

Engine Q & A

Diesels on Propane Q. I read an article in a four-wheel-drive magazine about propane injection for diesel engines. It made this sound like the best...
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RV Clinic: Chlorinated Water

Q I know how to chlorinate my potable water system. However, what procedure do you recommend for purging the system of the chlorine? Should...
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Another Tire Question

Q: I have a tire question that I’ve had about six different answers on from RV dealers. We have a fifth-wheel trailer with a...
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RV Q&A: Stray Power Wire

I bought a newer trailer and swapped out the batteries. I want to wire them in parallel, as I had done in my old...