Category: Mark My Words

Mark My Words — November: Cold-weather Plumbing Concerns, Plastic Smells and More

Hi, All!  This month, we’ll talk about LEDs, 5th wheel hitches and fresh water tips. Have a great fall, and remember to submit your questions to [email protected] Hi Mark: I hooked up the trailer’s water hose in the campground and could not get rid of a strong plastic smell and taste. It was definitely coming
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Mark My Words – October: Bearings, Generators, Long-Term Parking, Water Heaters and Tire Problems

Hi, folks. This month we’ll talk about bearings, generators, long term parking, water heaters and tire problems. Remember, you can submit your RVing questions to [email protected] Happy Trails! ——————————————— Mark: How often should you repack your wheel bearings on a travel trailer? I am hearing once a year. Is this correct? I can do myself
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Mark My Words – September: More Advice on Slides, Pesky Mice and General RV Maintenance

Hi folks! More about slides and mice this month, and some general maintenance answers. Remember to send your RVing questions to [email protected] Hi Mark We have a 2012 Forest River Georgetown 38′ motorhome. When it’s parked and the slides are out, the bedroom slide will sometimes creep in a couple of inches and when the
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Mark My Words – August: Tripping GFCIs, Towbars, and Some Advice on RV Fridges

Hi folks! Tripping GFCIs, Towbars, and some advice on RV fridges this month. Remember to send your RVing questions to [email protected] Mark: We are full time in a 1996 Itasca Sunrise 33. We bought it with about 30,000 miles in 2016 and have logged about 18,000 miles around the country since retirement in August 2017.
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