RV Education 101 releases new RV 101 blog

https://rv101withmarkpolk.com/   Mark and Dawn Polk started RV Education 101, a video and RV information company in 1999. Since that time RV Education 101 has helped educate millions of RV owners and potential owners on how to properly and safely use and maintain their RVs.  The Polk’s currently own a 35-foot Type A motorhome and travel…

Battery Boost Switch

This switch can be used to provide emergency starting power from the house batteries if the chassis batteries are dead. Press and hold while turning ignition key for emergency starting power. This switch will add the house batteries to your chassis batteries for additional power. The best procedure, as described by Coach-Net, is to: 1.…

How do I test my propane leak detector?

RVing Tip of the Day How do I test my propane leak detector? by Steve Savage, Mobility RV Service People have asked me: “How do I test my propane leak detector?” The short answer is: Most detectors cannot be reliably tested. Some detectors even come with directions noting attempted testing will void the detector warranty. The…

Slide Emergency Retract Procedure

Video Published on Apr 9, 2014 Tim shows you how the slides work on your RV, and describes ways you can bring your slide in manually in case of emergency. EXAMPLE For the Winnebago Vectra 40FD: Emergency Retraction Procedure – Left Front Slideout Room* (If slideout room will not retract using control switch) If a…