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    RV Travel:
    Sat at 11:07 AMRV Travel newsletter issue 913 is hot off the cyber press. Read it here!
    RV Travel Newsletter Issue 913 - RV Travel
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    Fri at 2:19 PMLatest news: Camping World flag issue still unresolved
    Camping World flag issue still unresolved - RV Travel
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    Thu at 2:59 PMUpdate on tire recall: Cooper recalls tires for defect that could cause rapid tire failure
    Cooper recalls tires for defect that could cause rapid tire failure - RV Travel
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    Thu at 11:50 AMRead today's RV Daily Tips Newsletter. Tip of the day: How to help ensure a pet’s safety in a campground
    RV Daily Tips Newsletter Issue 1167 - RV Travel
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    Thu at 9:28 AMGM recalls almost 3.5 million trucks, SUVs due to brake problem

    GM recalls almost 3.5 million trucks, SUVs due to brake problem - RV Travel
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    RV Travel:
    Tue at 3:43 PMIn today's RV Daily Tips Newsletter: Easily and safely dispose of cooking grease and more!
    RV Daily Tips Newsletter Issue 1165 - RV Travel
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    RV Travel:
    September 8We are still have problems with our website RVtravel.com which should be resolved fully in a day or two. But for the most part everything is working (most of the time).
  • Suerenity
    Suerenity:
    September 6Sorry if this isn’t the right forum to post this... new to the Village and it seemed the most likely place? I’m getting ready to do my first big road trip from Dallas to Chicago at the end of the month. I usually use Google Maps to navigate around, but th...  more
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      CHARLES September 7 I use a Garmin GPS for RV and Auto, all you need is the width, length, height. It has served me well for over 7000 miles .  
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      OurMobileBackPack September 7 Unless your RV is over 13 feet tall google maps will work for you. 
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        LarandSus September 8 Weight also matters as well as propane tanks.
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      Jim & Sharon Ham September 7 Our Garmin unit does a great job of keeping us out of trouble.  Overhanging trees in residential areas require a sharp eye to avoid damage.  Be aware that many Interstates in the Chicago area are toll roads.  If you have the Dallas version ...  more
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      Larry and Sherri September 8 Just arrived home yesterday from a 2+ week trip to the East Coast.  We use our Garmin 770 and the copilot uses Google maps to scan ahead.  Neither of them are reliable.  They are ok but they are too matter of fact and will lead you into wro...  more
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      Jason & Barb Mon at 3:18 AM I have not used that app, but have trialed others. You can not trust any app to be up to date and to have nuance of every bridge. The reality is you must be deligent in reading every sign along the road. If the bridge is going to be lower than 14' it shou...  more
  • Jack n Trish
    Jack n Trish:
    September 5Just set up camp at Salt Fork State Park. Brought 2 of our granddaughters. So looking forward to this long weekend.
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      Bob & PJ September 6 Enjoy what looks to be a super good weekend-weather wise. Enjoy the grands, after all-that is what it is all about.
  • RV Travel
    RV Travel:
    August 22Today's reader survey: Do you bring a portable grill with you on all or most of your RV trips? Please weigh in:
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      Bryan& Charlene August 30 We are full timers. Have a Traeger pellet grill always with us.
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      Ronald Cardwell September 6 Yes all the time
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      Corkey and Hallie September 7 Always. just upgraded to a pellet grill thanks to son-in-law.
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      Natravellers September 7 Yep. Small Weber Q gas grill. No need to carry those little canisters as our propane tanks have a hose adapter. 
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      joe young September 8 Yes weber 2200