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Forum Rules [read only]

Updates on policies or general info for all Community members.

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Forum support

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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  1. Membership/Benefits,
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  7. Under 60 Task Force [Private],
  8. G.R.O.W. [Private]

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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Buying a Rattletrap? - last post by WILDEBILL308

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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Yellowstone National Park - last post by Tandava

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 bar20

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" 1990 Bluebird... - last post by mpierce

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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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Generator Will Not Start - last post by Elkhartjim


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

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Smoother Ride? - last post by jleamont

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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Replacing Motorhome Flooring - last post by Floorit


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

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2003 Bounder 35E Losing Power - last post by Elkhartjim


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

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Monaco Monarch Leveler Relay - last post by huffypuff


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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Safari Zanzibar Main Slide... - 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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Residential Refrigerators - last post by Erniee


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

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Problem With Jeep Grand Che... - last post by tomgarrett

Water and holding tanks

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

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Flushing tecma Toilet Shoot... - last post by JackHoppus


Discuss anything about tires: size, brand, tire pressure, tire load/inflation, tire pressure monitoring systems, FMCA Michelin Advantage Program.

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Michelin XRV Tire Availability - last post by DickandLois


RV weight safety, weighing a motorhome, weight definitions, weight ratings ...

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Motorhome Weight - Web Links - last post by tmoning

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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 Smartphone - last post by jrwitt


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

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Cable Hook Up - last post by RVerOnTheMove

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Recommend and talk about your favorite RV parks and resorts.

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Any St. Augustine RV Campgr... - last post by Jurisinceptor


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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US RT 89 Question - last post by dkreuzen

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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Under 50 - last post by jeff753

Outside the USA

Discuss motorhoming to Canada, Mexico or overseas.

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Sunshine Coast, British Col... - last post by NorthernDriver

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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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Pennsylvania DOT Requiremen... - last post by Wayne77590

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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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New To This Forum - last post by Medico


Camping without using modern conveniences of electric, water and sewer hookups. Relying instead on batteries, generator, solar power, stored water. Also known as dry camping.

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

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FMCA Mail Forwarding Shutti... - last post by lmsooter

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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Child Car Seats - last post by careclay

Outdoor recreation

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

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Kayaks On Top Of Class A - last post by rvarner


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

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Cats and RVing - last post by NorthernDriver

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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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Wheel Well Liners - last post by DickandLois

Veterans Corner

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

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Recommendations of Military... - last post by carlpeterson

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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