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…
RV Plumbing Repair with PEX 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…
The new state park campground at Schodack Island State Park, located in Rensselaer County along the Hudson River shore, opened for the first time Saturday.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently issued four separate Vehicle Safety Recalls for RVs manufactured by Forest River Inc.
RV Dealer Owes Customers Thousands R.V. Peddler, a Bakersfield, California, RV dealer has closed its doors. Some customers say the business owes them thousands of dollars, but the dealership isn’t talking. David Hansen and his wife Cathy are retired. They travel the…
When crews arrived on scene they found a 43-foot Freightliner Columbia motorhome had crashed-- and was leaking diesel fuel onto the roadway and under the span of the bridge.
The National Park Service is bumping up campground fees at popular area attractions, both to generate more revenue for maintaining the assets and to help avoid undercutting private campgrounds.
Winnebago and Land O’Frost have teamed up for the “Celebrate a Century of U.S. National Parks” Game. Contestants can participate by looking for specially-marked packages of Land O’Frost Premium lunchmeat for game pieces with special codes. They will then be…