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Motorhome Quick Tip: Bug Off

When I worked as a walk-through technician at a large RV dealership, I was responsible for giving new RV owners their orientation. During this time, I learned a trick to help keep insects out of the back of water heaters and refrigerators. Simply place a section of a dog’s flea and tick collar in the…

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Rv Tech Savvy: Daytime Running Lights … Don’t

I have a problem with my 2003 Fleetwood Southwind on a Workhorse chassis. The daytime running lights no longer come on, and the dash indicator icon is out as well. Quotes for tracing the problems are astronomical. So I’m looking for your advice on where to start looking. Roy Hughes | Albuquerque, New Mexico Typically,…

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Two-stage Convenience | MotorHome Magazine

Awnings by Zip Dee now offers the Century 2, a roof-mounted awning designed to add awning strength without overextending into neighboring RV sites. The first stage extends 3 feet, 6 inches — enough to cover the slideouts — while the second stage extends an additional 6½ feet. Support is via arms with triple cables, while…

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Sponsored Content: Dometic Americana Plus Refrigerator

Dometic’s new Americana Plus brings even more innovation and features than the company’s already popular Americana Refrigerator. The Americana Plus has a clean design with full surround steel frame, optimizing cooling performance, and comes in many different panel options. The ergonomic, redesigned handle comes in all black and features a “click lock” sound so you…

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Top 10 RV Campground Rules

Illustration by Bob McMahon MotorHome’s Ultimate Guide to Proper Camping Manners We’re sure you’ve been there, or perhaps you were one of the guilty ones: It’s late, you’re trying to relax or sleep after a long drive to your favorite RV park and someone pulls into the site next to you and cranks up their…

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How to Remove Water Spots on a Motorhome

Even after washing and thoroughly rinsing an RV, it’s easy to have water spots left behind. Not only are they unsightly, but over time, being mineral deposits, they can actually etch and permanently mar the finish. Fortunately, with the right tools, removing them is easy. Shurhold Industries has a tip to save you time and…

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Cleveland Rocks! | MotorHome Magazine

Guitars, clothing and other memorabilia from The Beatles are on display at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.Photo: courtesy of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Finding fun along the shores of Lake Erie in Ohio As the years whiz by, I find myself reflecting on earlier times in my life, when The…

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King Kombo | MotorHome Magazine

Considering the limited storage space in a motorhome, a conventional ladder may seem like a luxury item. But when that one item can perform triple duty as a stepladder, leaning ladder and extension ladder, it becomes worth its weight in gold. And, the King Kombo Industrial 6-10 foot ladder weighs only 23 pounds, stores at…

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JENSEN JWM45 Two-zone Stereo is Twice as Nice

Music is an important part of the motorhome lifestyle, inside and out of the coach. ASA Electronics now offers the JENSEN JWM45 Two-zone Stereo. Owners can enjoy their own music collections with Bluetooth streaming, MP3 playback via USB and a front auxiliary input. Or, 30 AM/FM station presets allow music delivery the old-fashioned way. The…

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You Have Arrived | MotorHome Magazine

Well-appointed Coach House Arriva offers Mercedes-Benz luxury and a smooth handling experience The overwhelming popularity of Class B motorhomes is an interesting phenomenon. It wasn’t too long ago that Class B sales were at the bottom of the list. That all has changed, and with the uptick in popularity and sales, the Class B has…

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