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Dumb Mistakes RV Owners Make

When you RV as much as we have, you see people do many dumb things that are the result of lack of planning or common sense, or just plain stupidity. It does not seem possible that people could make so … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Save Money On Fuel

More than 20 million Americans will travel in RVs throughout the summer months, heading to our country’s 16,000-plus campgrounds, and enjoying time outdoors with family and friends. RV travel can be expensive. Knowing where to cut costs, save money, and be … Continue reading

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Reduce Risks of RV Tire Blowouts

Heading out with a recreational vehicle this summer? Check out the condition of your tires before leaving home… and stay safe! RV tires are put to a rigorous test during the summer travel season. After many months in storage, RVs … Continue reading

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Tips for RV Safety: How to Avoid Common Accidents

Driving an RV is like driving a small house around the country—down highways, through back roads, and up and over mountain passes. And as more people join the RV lifestyle, it becomes increasingly important that RVers have a basic understanding … Continue reading

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Is Your RV Ready To Roll This Summer?

If your summer plans include a killer road trip, it means getting the rig ready to hit the road. Beyond simply pulling the cover off giving it a good spring cleaning, here’s a list of 10 important steps to take … Continue reading

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Inflate, Rotate & Evaluate: Tips For National Tire Safety Week

As RVers take to the open road this spring and summer, checking the condition of tires before leaving home is critical. Because of the cost of RV tires and the risk associated with blowouts on a large motorized vehicle or … Continue reading

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RV Tire Blowouts Increase as Temperatures Rise

The danger of a RV tire blowout increases as the summer temperatures rise. The damage as a result of a tire blowout can be extensive, as the rubber and steel belting from the tires separate and cause spinning and flying … Continue reading

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9 Safe Towing Tips

Whether you’re towing a fifth wheel or travel trailer, car, boat, or transporting trash to the dump, special attention to details is required. Adherence to the following nine key points will assist RVers in extending the life of the vehicle … Continue reading

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Tire Industry to Launch Consumer Safety Campaign

The Tire Industry Association (TIA) announced plans this week to develop an on-going consumer education campaign that will start in 2013. Each quarter, the association will launch a 3-5 minute video that supports TIA’s new tagline, “Tire Safety Starts Here”. … Continue reading

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Stay Safe & Save Fuel

As snowbirds and other RVers prepare for travel during the coming weeks and months, two things will be on their minds—safely navigating the highways and byways, and at the same time, save costly fuel. The first step toward a safe … Continue reading

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