Take a Break! Jennifer’s new camping chair

Take a Break! Jennifer’s new camping chair

Jennifer has a new favorite camping chair. It's a comfy rocker that folds up. Back at camp at the end of a long day of exploring, she thinks it's the best camping chair we have ever used. It's the GCI Freestyle Rocker and it rocks because of special springs, which...
What’s in your RV?

What’s in your RV?

It's almost like a game we play every time we meet new people at one of our gatherings or in a campground somewhere. Tell us what's in your RV, we'll ask. Invariably, that simple questions leads to something interesting or teaches us something about the RV lifestyle...
Meet our new eBikes

Meet our new eBikes

After a lot of consideration, Jennifer and I finally got eBikes. For some time, Rad Power BikesĀ  have been a sponsor on our RV podcast. We figured we really needed to try them so we knew what we were talking about. Besides, we are seeing more and more in campgrounds...
Replacing the Green Hose on a Sprinter

Replacing the Green Hose on a Sprinter

Well, I put it off as long as I could, but I need to hit the road for the season soon and I needed to replace my green wastewater hose. What I have found is that this is a fairly rugged hose, as long as you don't pull on it too hard. It has a spiral wire reinforcement...
Sprinter Starter Repair

Sprinter Starter Repair

My Roadtrek CS Adventurous is over three years old, and I'm starting to get a few things that let be know it's not showroom new anymore. A couple of weeks ago I had a slow crank (motor turns over slowly, but eventually starts) on the way to Gamble Rogers State...
Roadtrek Sprinter Electric Step Repair

Roadtrek Sprinter Electric Step Repair

  One annoying thing that happened while I was in Europe was that my electric step quit working. A quick peek underneath revealed that the actuator, the shock absorber shaped electrically powered thing that extends and retracts to move the step, had come loose at...