A lot of modern RVs are equipped with an RV battery voltage monitor. However, most older and many new RVs are not. You can add one for less that $10.
The Barker Auto-Drain, is a 12-volt geared motor unit that attaches to a standard RV waste dump valve. Models available to fit 3” and 1.5” valves.
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.
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…
The Camp-California! The Camper’s Guide to California directory is an invaluable consumer resource listing mostly privately owned and operated campgrounds, RV parks and resorts that are not listed on recreation.gov or other government websites.
Your RV MAY be involved in RV Safety Recalls February 6, 201, and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers if left unrepaired.
The 2017 Tennessee RV Camping Guide lists privately owned and operated campgrounds, RV parks and resorts, as well as several state park campgrounds.
The Illinois Go Camping 2017 RV & Camping Guide features 44 campgrounds and is available in digital format on www.IllinoisGoCamping.com, the mobile device friendly travel planning website hosted by Illinois Campground Association (ICA). You can also request a printed copy…
With 160 pages, this year’s RV Travel & Camping Guide to Texas includes more information about places to visit and things to do in Texas.
Monday, January 16, is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and is also a Fee-Free Day in all of America’s more than 400 national parks.