Category: Repairs & Maintenance

DIY

The State of RV Repairs: Problems, Solutions and On-Demand RV Techs

One of the biggest frustrations for RVers right now is just how difficult it can be to get an RV repaired, with delays of weeks …

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Repairs & Maintenance

When to Buy an RV Warranty? How to Beat Price Increases and Find Out if Your RV Is Eligible.

RV warranties are about to see a price rise on January 1st, and we’ve been getting a lot of questions about whether it’s a good …

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Planning

How To Winterize An RV: What You Need

Summer is over and colder temps are here. For most RVers, especially if you live in states that see lots of freezing temperatures, it is …

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Repairs & Maintenance

Jeep Death Wobble Update – How We Fixed so it Won’t Happen Again (Part 2)

This is a follow up post from our previous post and video about our recent experience with the infamous ‘Death Wobble’ that sometimes occurs when …

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Repairs & Maintenance

11 More RV Repairs, Mods and Upgrades To Our Motorhome

RV Repairs are part of RV life. Our main RV renovation we did last summer is still holding up well, after a full year of …

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Repairs & Maintenance

Something is Really Wrong! Our Death Wobble “Breakdown” (Part 1)

Pulled over on the shoulder of a highway in New York, in the rain with fast moving traffic after just experiencing a horrible shaking and …

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Repairs & Maintenance

Getting a Professional RV Inspection Before Buying + Our “Fix-it List”

When we decided to change RVs and buy another used motorhome – an older diesel –  we knew we wanted to get a professional pre-purchase RV inspection done first, …

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Repairs & Maintenance

Replacing our RV Tires for Improved Safety and Performance

With our motorhome being a 2012 model on a 2011 chassis, our RV tires were right around the five (5) year old mark in July …

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Repairs & Maintenance

RV Breakdowns: Q&A + 10 Tips for How to Deal with Them

We figured our recent experiences with 3 RV Breakdowns in a Month would attract some interest, but we were blown away by the number of …

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Repairs & Maintenance

Part 2: 3 RV Breakdowns in a Month. The Saga continues…

Following on from last week’s blog post and video, we continue the saga of “3 RV Breakdowns in a Month” here in Part 2, when we …

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Repairs & Maintenance

Part 1: 3 RV Breakdowns in a Month

Our RV has been pretty reliable, with relatively few repairs needed during our 3 years of ownership. It’s now 5 years old with 50,000 miles …

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Repairs & Maintenance

2 Years of RV Repairs & Service Costs

Ever wondered what it costs to repair and service an RV each year? This was one of our big questions when planning to buy an RV and live in it full-time. As …

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