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Residential Refrigerators vs RV Type Refrigerators in Recreation Vehicles

Keep it cool!

fridgeAfter we finished deciding on the model of Fifth Wheel that we wanted to purchase, we had to decide on what type of refrigerator to get with it. I had done some research in advance to help us decide which way to go.Continued

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Lippert Electric Stabilizer Jacks Motor Failure

On Go-Home day, I went to the rear of the trailer to raise the jacks only to find them broken. I quickly got out a volt meter and checked the lines. I found there was power going to the motor from the switch yet the motor did not energize.… Continued

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Front Cap Oxidation Problem

I first noticed the front cap on my Jayco Eagle 5th wheel RV fading back in 2015 when I started to do my fall maintenance.  I am sure the fading problem existed prior to this, I just didn’t look hard enough for signs of it earlier.… Continued

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Replace Propane Tank Supply Lines

propane tankI ran into a strange propane problem this year. I first noticed the problem when the gas regulator failed to auto-switch over from one side to the other.

We ran out of propane in the first tank. I keep the second full tank turned off.… Continued

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4 New Tires

I just had 4 brand new Maxxis ST235/80R16 trailer tires installed on the RV today. I took the advise of Roger Marble from RV Tire Safety and purchased them from a national chain. I got them from Discount Tire. This way if I have anymore tire problems I am counting on them to help me out. … Continued

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