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Forum Rules [read only]

Updates on policies or general info for all Community members.

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Helpful hints and tips for making your visit here more enjoyable. Post forum-related questions and comments here.

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News and updates from FMCA [read only].

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Discuss all aspects of the Family Motor Coach Association.

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Buying a motorhome

Purchasing considerations, such as size, floor plans, amenities, warranties, extended service plans, new versus used. Also, insurance and financing.

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Newbie First Purchase - last post by JMGOLDEN

Type A motorhomes

For owners of Type A motorhomes, which are built on a bare, specially made chassis. Also: bus conversions.

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Compact Compressor - last post by JohnQFWB

Type B, Type C and Super C

For owners of Type B motorhomes, Type C motorhomes and Super Cs.

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Type B Premiere Forum - last post by MichaelCanode

Motorhome Photo Gallery

Show us what you drive and travel in. Include a description -- motorhome type/class (A, B, C), make, model, year, length -- and any other details you care to share.

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New To Us 2001 Beaver Patri... - last post by billdean

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The motorhome's 12-volt DC, 120-volt AC systems. Batteries: size, recharging, maintenance. Plus: generators, alternators, inverters, converter/chargers, solar power.

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Coach Batteries Not Chargin... - last post by DickandLois


All things related to the motorhome's foundation and its components, including steering and suspension systems.

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Front Engine Mounts/Supports - last post by rsbilledwards

Coach modifications

Discuss any alterations or additions to your motorhome. Proud of a do-it-yourself project? Talk about it here.

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1947 Flxible Clipper Restor... - last post by bingo66


Focuses on motorhome power plants, gas and diesel, and fuels.

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Overheating ISL400 - last post by DickandLois


Tips, equipment and systems used for leveling the motorhome while parked.

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Equalizer Leveling System -... - last post by DickandLois


A slideout is an extension of an RV's living, sleeping, dining or galley areas. Discuss pros, cons, parts, mechanics, operation, troubleshooting ...

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Bedroom Slide Binds In Uppe... - last post by DickandLois

Systems and appliances

Heating, LP-gas, air conditioning and water heating systems. Also, refrigerators, washers/dryers, dishwashers ...

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Coleman Heat Pump Trips Bre... - last post by wigginsjsr


Discuss everything related to towing a vehicle behind a motorhome. Equipment, braking, laws, vehicles approved for towing four wheels down.

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Is There A Popular - Go To... - last post by wigginsjsr

Water and holding tanks

Maintenance, sanitizing, emptying of the gray water and black water tanks. Toilet maintenance.

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Water Pressure Drops When D... - last post by kaypsmith

Weight and tire safety

Discuss weight-related definitions and weight disclosure labels. Also, tire pressure, tire load/inflation tables, tire pressure monitoring systems.

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Where To Get RV Weighed: Le... - last post by lmsooter

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RV Internet to Go/Staying in Touch

Discuss types of Internet connections, including wireless, satellite and cellular. Tips and equipment for using high-speed Internet while traveling. Plus: E-mail, blogging, and other ways to keep in touch while RVing. Moderated by Jim and Chris Guld of Geeks on Tour.

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Best Satellite Provider? - last post by WhiteEagle


Audio/visual systems, GPS mapping, satellite TV, tech gadgets. Discuss equipment, connectivity issues and more.

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Replacing Early Winegard TV... - last post by MadHungarian

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Recommend and talk about your favorite RV parks and resorts.

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Bar Harbor & Acadia Nat... - last post by Robsa


Talk about where you've been or where you want to go. Ask questions about trip routes. Discuss RV resort living. Snowbirds also fly here.

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Where To Go? - last post by Icefixr66

Let's Meet Up

Would you like to meet up with other RVers at a campground, a sporting event, a concert or a special happening somewhere? Enhance the fun by organizing casual get-togethers.

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Alaska 2014 or 2015 - last post by MarYJac04

Outside the USA

Discuss motorhoming to Canada, Mexico or overseas.

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Touring Europe in an Americ... - last post by davidstirling

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Laws and legislative action

Taxes, parking rights, voting rights, vehicle size limits, driver license requirements, firearms, public land issues and other regulations that affect motorhome owners.

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Patriot Act and Physical Re... - last post by MadHungarian

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All about you

Introduce yourself. What type of motorhome do you own? How long have you been motorhoming? How long and how often do you travel? What do you like best about motorhoming? What are your favorite destinations?

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Who Are You And What Do You... - last post by wildcats

Motorhoming with Kids

Ideas and tips for RVing with children and grandchhildren. Connect with other families. Suggest family-friendly destinations, kid-friendly events and child-friendly campgrounds. Discuss homeshcooling, best motorhomes for kids ...

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Florida Family Fun Campgrounds - last post by hermanmullins


Topics pertaining to those who live and travel full-time in their motorhome, or who plan to someday.

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Complete Idiot Needs Big Help! - last post by aztec7fan

Outdoor recreation

Forum for outdoor pursuits enjoyed in conjunction with motorhoming: hiking, fishing, geocaching, rockhounding, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, all-terrain vehicles.

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For motorhome owners who travel with pets, or want to.

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US/Canada Border Crossing W... - last post by nlc14304

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General discussion

If you can't find a place for your motorhoming-related comment elsewhere on the forums, then this is the place to post it.

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Motorhome Name - last post by PKSCHAF

Veterans Corner

A place for discussing service to your country. Open to everyone. Not a political forum.

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Photo Contests

Post your pictures and win prizes. There are no ongoing contests, currently.

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Halloween Photo Contest 2010 - last post by MCPNJP

Test Posting Messages

Please keep all test posts in this forum. This forum is periodically emptied and posts made here will not count toward your post count.

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