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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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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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Cost To Maintain A 40ft. DP - last post by TBUTLER

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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Camping World Turns Down Wa... - last post by Medico

Type B, Type C and Super C

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

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Leveling Jacks On Sprinter... - last post by Erniee

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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Second One - last post by ObedB

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Electrical

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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House Batteries - last post by huffypuff

Chassis

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

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Audible Dash Alarm In A Rai... - last post by Walt2137

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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Awning Cover On Slide Repla... - last post by huffypuff

Engines

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

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Bio Diesel Impact On All Di... - last post by DickandLois

Leveling

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

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Leak In PowerGear Jack Rese... - last post by tcolburn

Slideouts

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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Trouble With Hydraulic Livi... - last post by trikequeen

Systems and appliances

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

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Jensen 32 in LCD TV - last post by ObedB

Towing

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

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Smart Car Four Down Towing - last post by desertdeals69

Water and holding tanks

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

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Fresh Water Tank Drain Loca... - last post by Allegiance40x

Tires

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 rcangeli

Weight

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.

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Best Satellite Provider? - last post by BillAdams

Electronics

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

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Portable Satellite Dish - last post by BillAdams

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Campgrounds

Recommend and talk about your favorite RV parks and resorts.

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Campground, Padre Island Texas - last post by britcon

Destinations/Attractions

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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Routes Through Colorado - last post by TBUTLER

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 Member - Indoor Storage... - last post by Shields

Boondocking

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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Full-timing

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

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What About A Safe? - last post by billbaldwin

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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Electronic Devices On The R... - 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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Kayaks On Top Of Class A - last post by rvarner

Pets

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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Road/Highway Conditions - last post by Elkhartjim

Veterans Corner

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

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Are You A Veteran? - last post by MadHungarian

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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