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App for Propane Refill Prices in US

Has anyone found an APP that gives up to date propane refill prices by state, city, locality?If so please post.Note: Gas Buddy does not list propane prices. Neither do the websites for the large chains like Fly J/Pilot etc.Thanks

4X4Dodger by Explorer II
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Reserve America "Rainy Day" refunds

I just received an email from Reserve America promoting their new "Rainy Day Refund" program. For a small fee you can have your daily campsite rental fee refunded If it rains for all or portions of the day you have reserved. Apparently a company name...

docsouce by Explorer II
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Any Return on Investment?

I just replaced my 6-year-old original trailer tires with new Goodyear Endurance tires. As we are preparing for an upcoming 6-week, 4000-mile trip, I discovered that my trailer brakes are in need of replacing. Since I'll have the thing in pieces alre...

Champion Generator Troubleshooting

OK I have a Champion 3500/4000 Digital Generator. It worked perfectly for the first month or so but after not being used for a month (run dry for short term storage) it worked for one tank of fuel. After which I changed the oil and after that it was ...

Vinegar and baking soda in holding tanks?

Forgive me: Age-old subject beat to pieces! We have used strong vinegar to clean our holding tanks before and get gauges working. Have heard others mention using vinegar AND baking soda. We know how much vinegar to use, but how much baking soda? ...

Provider of emergency roadside services via text?

Good Sam has informed me that they do not provide emergency roadside service (ERS) via test messaging; one has to call via voice.;I am seeking an ERS provider that can provide ERS if I contact them via text/SMS. Anyone aware of one? The only one I've...

rob_g by Explorer
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Extension Cord Useage - Guage

Sometimes at home we need to connect to an extension cord - camper cord not long enough. What size guage should we be using? Does it matter ? Thank you

IRV 66 - won't power up

Has anyone had an issue with an IRV 66 audio system / DVD player not powering up? Pulled the TT out of storage today and the radio won't power up. The screen wont do anything and no lights at all other than a dull red light on the power button. ...

Beware of RV Parts Country in Kentucky

Disregard the supposed thousands of 5 star reviews! This company gets a F from the BBB.They have habit of shipping broken or damaged goods, I can attest to that, as well as the BBB.Then there is no customer service, only a voice mail message says t...

egarant by Explorer III
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Bradd and Hall Furniture

Anyone have any pieces of furniture, or experience with Bradd and Hall RV furniture?Looking to replace my THomas Payne Couch and Theater seating. Just not as comfortable as I'd like. Been looking at stuff at local furniture stores, but nothing I li...

Walaby by Explorer II
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Algae in hose

Got a problem with algae building up in my water hose. Had tried the White drinking water hose and even the Blue one. Still getting algae building up where hose connects to RV. Covered the hose in the black foam pipe wrap, placed under my RV and s...

daytona7 by Explorer
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Good Sam credit card fails me

So normally I am a pretty good natured person and try not to let things get to me. I understand that things can happen but for me this one takes the cake. I have the Comenity Bank issued Good Sam card that I have tied to some automatic payments such ...

Good Sam RV Insurance Feedback

We are considering Good Sam RV insurance to cover the chance that our TV or trailer has major issues on the road. We currently have AAA but that would only cover our TV and would not help with getting our TT back to civilization while the TV was bei...

insurance and roof leaks

While doing yard work this afternoon, I noticed a guy up on the roof of neighbors FW. He was taking pictures, and hollered at neighbor below "lots of openings up here, this has been leaking a long time". My question is, does comprehensive insurance p...

MFL by Nomad II
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Optimum RV, Ocala, Florida

I recently went full time Rving, May 8th. My wife and I have been camping for over 42 years in about every type camper. We purchased a 2006 Itaska Motorhome this time and had the worst experience ever, It ended up costing us several thousand dollars ...