RV Travel Newsletter Issue 849

Learn about RV camping, RV travel, RV news and much more. This newsletter, now in its 17th year of continuous publication, is funded primarily through advertising and voluntary subscription contributions from our readers. Thank you! U.S. shoppers: Shop at Amazon.com Canadian shoppers: Shop at Amazon.ca Issue 849 • Week of June 9–15, 2018   #rvtravel Editor’s corner  With Chuck Woodbury... Read More

Keystone recall. Compartment leak could let LP gas seep into RV

Keystone RV Company is recalling certain 2019 Keystone Cougar fifth-wheel trailers, models 28GS and 27RLS. The propane compartment may not have been sealed properly during manufacturing, which if there were a propane leak, could allow the propane gas to seep into the living quarters. A propane leak in the living area can increase the risk of injury, fire or death.... Read More

Great RV Accessories Newsletter Issue 69

Great RV Accessories Newsletter, Issue 69 Posted June 8, 2018 News, information and reviews of great gizmos and gadgets for RVers. Published online once a month by the editors of RVtravel.com. If you are not already subscribed, click here to sign up now. Product Spotlight Battery jump starters By Mike Sokol, NoShockZone.org Back in the day, jump-starting a vehicle was... Read More

Inverters 101: Understanding amps and volts

Hi Mike, Here’s a weird one regarding my 2017 F/R 34QS. Some information: I have a Magnum 2,000 watt pure sine wave inverter and four L16-6V 390Ah batteries along with three 160-watt solar panels and a 30-amp Go Power controller. The issue I have when I’m using the inverter (shore and generator not used) is this:... Read More

Increased bear sightings prompt warnings in New Mexico

by Deanna Tolliver The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (NMDGF) has issued a statement warning campers of increased bear activity in the northern part of the state. Multiple bear cub sightings have been reported by campers. Spokesperson Tristanna Bickord says “some may view this as a unique opportunity to view young wildlife; however, it is very important for... Read More

Keystone recalls some Montana fifth-wheels for slide-out issue

Keystone RV Company is recalling certain 2018 Keystone Montana fifth-wheel trailers. The switch for the slide-out room may not have circuit protection. Without circuit protection, if the slide-out switch wiring shorts to ground, there would be an increased risk of a fire. Keystone will notify owners, and dealers will install an inline fuse for that circuit, free of charge. The recall... Read More

RV Daily Tips Newsletter Issue 914

Issue 914 • June 7, 2018 This newsletter is brought to you Monday through Thursday by RVtravel.com and is funded primarily through voluntary subscription contributions from our readers. Thank you! U.S. shoppers: Shop at Amazon.com Canadian shoppers: Shop at Amazon.ca QUICK TIPS Keeping bugs out of your RV  While RVing, our RV got inundated with large black ants. Upon inspecting... Read More