Winnebago income up for fiscal 2016

  FOREST CITY, IOWA, October 13, 2016 – Winnebago Industries today reported its financial results for its fourth quarter and full year fiscal 2016, less than two weeks after announcing it has signed a purchase agreement to acquire towables manufacturer Grand Design. Fourth quarter fiscal 2016 results Revenues for the fiscal 2016 fourth quarter ended August 27, 2016, were $263.3... Read More

Beware buying an RV with evidence of water leak

  By Russ and Tiña De Maris Among the pet peeves of a prominent RV technician – customers who bring him an RV with a roof leak. No, he’s not upset because your roof developed a leak; that kind of thing can happen. Rather, it’s the customer who recently bought the RV, only to discover the roof leaks. In many... Read More

VIDEO: How to adjust your RV’s water temperature

  Gary Bunzer, the RV Doctor, shows you how to get complete control over the temperature of the water delivered to the hot faucets in a motorhome. Many RVers complain that the water is too hot. Gary shows how a gas water heater works, then explains Atwood Mobile Products’ service kit that includes an adjustable thermostat. The kit is available as a retrofit... Read More

Thor recalls some Four Winds, Chateau motorhomes

  Thor Motor Coach is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Four Winds and Chateau motorhomes manufactured June 16, 2015, to April 29, 2016. The affected RVs are equipped with a spare tire bracket that may loosen and detach during vehicle operation. If the spare tire bracket and spare tire detaches, it could be a road hazard, increasing the risk of a... Read More