Trailer Brake Lockup Solution

Q: I saw the letter from Larry Thompson in the December 2012 issue about the brakes on his SunnyBrook locking up. I had a...

RV Tech: Travel Trailer Heavy Half-Ton

Q. We have a 2002 Chevy Silverado 1500 with a 5.3-liter engine and 16,000 miles, but not equipped with the factory trailer-towing package. It...
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Interior Lights Dimming

  Q: Our 2012 Keystone Cougar High Country 321RES had the problem of lights going bright, then dim. We tried installing a new battery in the trailer,...
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RV Clinic: Battery Upgrades

We purchased a new Cougar fifth-wheel trailer last summer. The trailer came with one standard 12-volt battery to run the DC side of the...
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RV Tech Q&A: January 2019

Refrigerator Electric Operation To save on electricity, I plugged the refrigerator directly into a garage outlet. Now the refrigerator doesn’t work on electricity. It still...
2019 Ram 3500HD towing a New Horizons fifth-wheel trailer

Diesel Tech Q&A: Axle-Ratio Selection

FEBRUARY 2019 Axle-Ratio Selection and Fuel Economy I’m debating between 3.42 and 3.73 axles on the new Ram 3500 diesel dually. I understand fuel mileage will...

Keeping in Touch

Hitting the road full-time in an RV does not mean losing contact with loved ones and friends any more than moving to a new...
RV Clinic Experts Ken Freund and Jeff Johnston

Fifth-wheel Landing Gear Repair Parts

Q: I have been trying to find parts to repair my fifth-wheel landing gear. The landing gear set was produced by Fulton Performance. They...

RV Action Line: Plug Problem

Encountering difficulties in getting reimbursed for a manufacturing mistake, a reader turned to RV Action Line for help: In January 2011, my wife and I...

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...