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10-Minute Tech

10 Minute Tech: Rest Easy Bunk Bed

What sold us on our 2017 Coleman 17FQ travel trailer was that the rear bunk beds each had their own window, which excited our two children. We love almost everything…
10-Minute Tech

10-Minute Tech: Back Support

I can’t understand why RV makers build dinette seats with straight vertical backs. They’re like sitting in an uncomfortable church pew! To remedy this in our Jayco Jay Flight travel…
Quick Tips

MotorHome Quick Tip: Mouseproofing

We had a mouse problem in our motorhome and discovered that one of their favorite points of entry was by climbing up the sewer hose into the water bay. I…
Tech Q&A: Motorhome Magazine

RV Tech Savvy: Clouded Camera Fix

I own a 2013 Forest River Georgetown 335 on a Ford F-53 chassis. The coach is equipped with a rearview camera as well as side-view cameras. The side-view camera lenses…
Tech Q&A: Motorhome Magazine

RV Tech Savvy: Can I Tow My Pickup with My Motorhome?

I own a 2019 Chevrolet Colorado pickup. It is 2WD with a six-speed manual transmission. The owner’s manual is not very clear on how to tow this vehicle behind an…
DIY, Tiny Trailers

Building an Off-Road Tag-Along from a Kit

Compact Camping Concepts’ Dinoot M416 kit and a Yakima SkyRise Poler rooftop tent enhances and extends adventures. I’ve been towing a trailer off-pavement since 1975 when we explored deep into…
Quick Tips

MotorHome Quick Tip: Headlight Lens Restoration

Headlight before cleaning. My solution for dull yellow plastic headlight lenses is to use Soft Scrub cleaning liquid rather than an expensive lens-polishing kit. You can see the results after…
Tech Q&A: Trailerlife Magazine

RV Tech Q&A: July 2020

Fifth-Wheel Cracked Rims After removing the cover from our fifth-wheel after its long winter’s nap, I noticed a low tire on the right rear. At first, my husband and I…
10-Minute Tech

10-Minute Tech: Dog-Friendly Steps

When my wife and I purchased our travel trailer, we were disappointed when our dog, an energetic Florida black mouth cur, did not share our enthusiasm. She has no problem…

RV Makeover: Inside Track

An Illinois RVer transforms a basement-storage bay in his fifth-wheel into a model-train depot See Related Stories: RV Makeover When I got my Jayco Eagle HT 28.5RSTS fifth-wheel and posted the first…