PROJECT: Towing one of our cars

This was the question: How can we tow one of our existing cars to have transportation after we setup on a camp-ground. There are several possibilities and options. Here we go; Our cars; 2011 Hyundai Elantra Automatic Front Wheel Drive (35 Mpg) 2011 Buick LaCrosse Automatic Front Wheel Drive (20 Mpg) The options to tow…

Towing laws

It’s not only where you live, it’s also where you are going. Check on the states that you are traveling through to find the minimum towing weight requirement. If what you are towing exceeds the weight, an auxiliary braking system is required. Length and weight restrictions differ in several states. This website show you those…

Shakedown, first voyage with a big BANG!

We picked up our RV on Friday May 12th 2016 in Forest City Iowa (LICHTSINN RV) and  finally did our first voyage to New Richmond Wisconsin on memorial day weekend , a whopping 40 miles away from home. This was our first travel and overnight outside the dealer lot. Bailey, our happy dog, was excited…

Sanitize your fresh water-tank not using bleach

An article on RVBASICS.COM triggered me to try their method of sanitation using concentrated Sodium Dichlor instead of household bleach. It uses only 1 teaspoon instead of gallons of bleach. Click on the above link to read the whole article, it’s somewhere half way the page. I found a small bottle in Menards, beats hauling…

Norcold class action lawsuit

This website contains information regarding a proposed class action settlement that has been preliminarily approved by the Court in Etter et. al. v. Norcold, Inc., Case No. 8:13-CV-0081-JLS-RNB.           #60026808101