Recreation Vehicle : Cars & Vehicles
If you haul delicate cargo that may be ruined in an open-air trailer, you can enclose your utility trailer with a homemade wooden container fastened to the frame. A plywood box with extension legs on the bottom edges can be secured to your trailer by inserting the legs into the stake mount pairs alo
Before I try to sell my RV, I need to take it to my mechanic to make sure everything is in good working order and there aren't any underlying or hidden problems of which I had been unaware. Some of these things I can check myself, but about some things I would like to get an expert or at least
A trailer hitch is a two-part connector in the wiring harness between a tow vehicle and a trailer; it can be attached and detached as required to connect and disconnect the vehicle and the trailer. The outlet, or female socket, is conventionally fitted to the tow vehicle, and its matched male plug i
Hooking up a tow vehicle to operate trailer brakes is a straightforward process. A brake controller translates the tow vehicle's braking momentum into proportionate electrical signals; these signals are transferred to the trailer through the tow hitch where they activate electromagnets that deploy t
The wheels on most trailers roll on tapered roller bearings, very much like those on automobiles. The wheels are bolted to a hub assembly that is supported by a bearing on each side. The hub and bearings are held into place on the axle spindle with a threaded nut. Although wheel bearings should prov
If you are planning a holiday in your caravan, whether for a weekend or a few weeks, there are a number of caravan accessories which you may want to consider taking with you. These will make your trip more comfortable and help you to enjoy an even better time on your holiday.
A RV awning adds that extra bit of comfort during your journey on the road. As you may already have discovered, shade is not always accessible at your destination and having your very own sheltered patio is surely a nice luxury. When it is a hot day, no one wants to sit out in the direct sunlight, s
An RV genset is a great investment for those who want to get out on the road and travel to areas where boon docking, or plugging into an external campground outlet, is not possible or available. Many adventurous RV owners enjoy traveling to places that are not for everybody and that includes places
Used caravans provide a very unique way to enjoy your countryside tours. They are ideal for wildlife photography where a lot of freedom is needed for covering unreachable places.
Deep cycle batteries are one source of energy for RVs. They hold charges for long periods of time and can frequently be recharged with a generator or solar panels attached to the RV roof. Adding extra batteries enables your RV to go longer between charges, a good option when traveling in the "boond
The air-conditioning of your vehicle is a complex system that involves several mechanical and non-mechanical components. The failure of one component can render the air-conditioning system useless. One of the main components of the air-conditioning system in the condenser. If the condenser fails, it
Most people take electricity for granted and don't bother much with trying to understand it. They just know that if you touch it, you'll be electrified, so they take care not to go a
How buy an RV from a dealer? This article teaches about dealer margins and mark ups. Know how much to offer next time you buy an RV. Don't get stuck paying too much.
Breaver Motorhomes represents the best in luxury and comfort that you will not get anywhere in RV industry for near about 30 years. The company was owned by Monaco Coach in the year 2001. But ...
RV Furnace BasicsFurnaceBecause of the technical and safety precautions involved, it is recommended by most professionals that only skilled technicians troubleshoot and work with furnaces. If you choose to troubleshoot and work on the furnace yourself, you should know that it is a risky...