Poop Pyramid

FROM A FORUM POST   Hi Everyone, First time Posting! My name is Jon and I recently purchased an older 1994 Nomad Fifth Wheel. This unit was stored inside and rarely taken out so it is in great shape.Anyways, I seem to have an issue with the Black Tank. When I empty the tank a…

Surge protector (Surge guard)

Why is Surge Guard protection needed? RVs today have highly sophisticated electronic circuitry with an array of expensive appliances. The largest threats to a RV’s electrical system and appliances are surges and the power pedestal, either miswired or faulty electrical power. Surges and faulty power can result in significant damage to these appliances. TRC engineers…

Determining the Age of a Tire

When it comes to determining the age of a tire, it is easy to identify when a tire was manufactured by reading its Tire Identification Number (often referred to as the tire’s serial number). Unlike vehicle identification numbers (VINs) and the serial numbers used on many other consumer goods (which identify one specific item), Tire…

Tips for a Maintaining Trouble-free RV Holding Tanks

This is not about the tank from the picture! Holding tanks, certainly not the glitz and glamour of hitting the open road, are a fact of life when RVing. Most RVs have a black tank, one or two gray tanks and a freshwater tank. There’s no getting around it – without holding tanks we wouldn’t…