Battery life is directly related to how deep the battery is cycled each time. A deep cycle is considered to be discharging the battery from 100% to 20%, and then charging back up to 100%.
A properly working RV waste valve should not leak and should be easy to operate. If you have a waste valve that leaks even a little, or the gate doesn’t open and close with ease then it’s time to replace it.
The result was the waterlines were immobilized and the void was filled with insulation but should we ever need to access the waterlines it's a simple matter of breaking up the foam enough to remove the plastic bags.
As full time RVers our water heater is almost always hot. The constant extreme heat will eventually cause the plastic drain plug to fail.
Our problem was no practical way of dumping the holding tanks. There was no suitable access to the main sewer line. It was at least 150 feet away. The solution seemed to be a macerator pump. The FloJet RV Macerator macerator only required a 3/4 inch garden hose and, according to specifications, had the ability to pump the waste up to 50 feet. With…
Modern RVs, made in the last 10 to 15 years, are plumbed using PEX tubing, sometime called PEX pipe, for the fresh water system. In fact, most new homes and commercial buildings use it too. It is so much cheaper than metal pipe and because it is flexible it is easier and less expensive to…
Just over 2 weeks left to save big with $0.05 off on every gallon of diesel with your Pilot Flying J RV loyalty card. Promotion ends April 30th.
Forest River is recalling certain model year Palomino Tent Trailer Camper SolAire trailers manufactured July 1, 2014, to August 31, 2014. The affected trailers may have been manufactured without an exterior furnace vent causing exhaust fumes to be vented into…
Some of the best fishing spots in the country can be found at Corps of Engineers lakes and waterways. Corps-managed campgrounds, noted for their tidy, spacious sites and lovely lakeside settings, provide a great place for anglers to rest before…
A warning from the AAA affects anyone with a car older than 2012. E15, a higher blend of ethanol and gasoline can actually damage your car, cost thousands of dollars, and void your car's warranty.
King is introducing two new automatic satellite TV antennas for use with Dish and DIRECTV satellite services. The new, second-generation King Tailgater for Dish (Model VQ4500) and King Quest for DIRECTV (Model VQ4100) are designed for use as either a…
If you like and use SIRI on Apple's iOS devices you might want to install the new SEWI holding tank monitor system from CAMCO in your RV.