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  • Okmunky
    Okmunky :
    This village idiot never put a Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) on her Class C and toad. While driving thru rural Nevada to avoid the traffic around Salt Lake City, I stopped at a rest area and discovered that a front tire on the toad was totally missi...  more
    • May 7
    • · via iPad
    • Mike and Donna Wagner and 4 others like this.
    • Okmunky
      Mike and Donna Wagner So sorry you had such a scary and unpleasant experience.  I hope your post will help keep others from making that mistake.
    • Okmunky
      Donna and Roy I’m glad you were able to get it towed and repaired. Safe travels 
      • May 8
  • Brian&Nadine
    Brian&Nadine:
    Boy do I feel stupid!
    A couple of years ago we bought new Michelin tires for our Coachmen class C. I had metal valve stems put on so that I could use metal valve extensions. Long story short we spent last winter in New Mexico and Arizona.. I had one tire...  more
    • May 7
    • · via mobile
  • Brian&Nadine
    Brian&Nadine:
    Boy do I feel stupid!
    A couple of years ago we bought new Michelin tires for our Coachmen class C. I had metal valve stems put on so that I could use metal valve extensions. Long story short we spent last winter in New Mexico and Arizona.. I had one tire...  more
    • May 7
    • · via mobile
  • Pat and Alan Young
    Pat and Alan Young:
    OK--Everyone can have a laugh on us. We were SO excited to bring home our new Jayco Jay Flight after trading in our Viking. So excited to get it backed into the driveway, unhitched and then hubby needed a tool from the garage-- all I heard was "OH NO" com...  more
    • March 28
  • TheClearyClan
    TheClearyClan :
    I already know my 32', 2010 Gulfstream Yellowstone is a ruptured duck on wet grass and mud, so I steer clear.

    This video is by people I do not know. I just happen to see it on You Tube.

    What Not to Do in an RV
    https://youtu.be/YTNC41V4EB0
    • March 21
    • Gary & Karen and 8 others like this.
    • TheClearyClan
      Mike and Donna Wagner Thank you so much for sharing this with all of us. I just shared it to my Facebook group "Friends Who Like RVillage".  I also shared it to our Elks Lodge RV Members Group, just to be sure they don't miss seeing this. It is a testament to why the RV l...  more
    • TheClearyClan
      Deborah & Aaron Thompson Wow! I'm so impressed with how calm they remained. I don't know if I would have been so calm. THOSE kind of people are what make being a fulltime RVer so amazing.  
  • SACnFrau
    SACnFrau :
    Today we got our second electric bill for the Tucson park we are staying 3 months at. Wife asked around and ours is much higher than our neighbors, and they have been using AC while we have not. While spouse watched meter, I started flipping the circuit...  more
    • March 15, 2017
    • · via mobile
    • Birdie and 3 others like this.
    • SACnFrau
      Wayne M (RVM-14) Check you engine oil before cranking up. Those block heaters can evaporate liquids.
    • SACnFrau
      Wayne M (RVM-14) p.s., welcome to the idiots roost.
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