After the mail, John describes a product called the EZ Hitch that helps to align your trailer hitch with the truck’s hitch ball. Here is a web link http://www.ezhitch.biz/ and a video about it
Then we spend some time describing the changes in the Workampernews.com website. We go through the various dashboard functions as well as describe the realigned membership levels. The Workamper Dreamer program is now completely free of charge. The resources of the Dreamer program are available as soon as you register with workamper.com
First we talk about our new Shark Rocket vacuum and how well it works in our rig. After the mail, we discuss a website I just came upon called Campground Views. It has videos and pictures of campsites in over 1800 campgrounds. Check it out at www.campgroundviews.com
Then we talk about a video by Mike Sokol, who I feel is the “Guru” of RV electrical systems. This video is all about “Hot skin” and how to detect it. Check it out here:
John talks about RV air conditioner Fan motor replacement and why it may not be necessary. We give hints on how to clear up “Icing” of the evaporator coil.
Today’s feature is all about Long time Escapee contributer “Phred” Tinseth and his wonderful Phreds Poop Sheets We discuss all 14 of them and how to find them in the RV Tips section of our website www.livingthervdream.com
We talk about the necessity of balancing trailer wheels and tires. We also spend a little time discussing rV Park WiFi and why a dedicated cellular Hot Spot can save you much frustration.
We continue the discussion from last week with More RV Safety. This week we go into carbon monoxide and LP gas alarms along with smoke detector type alarms. We also talk about fire extinguishers. Check it all out at www.macthefireguy.com
We discuss some disturbing issues with recalls by Forest River on their towable products as well as heavy fines on the company for holding back safety issues that should be recalls.
We talk briefly about some helpful things we have done to make our RV lives easier. John discusses RV safety with an emphasis on your financial safety and some steps to take if your information has been stolen or otherwise compromised. Here are the numbers you always need to contact about your wallet, if it has been stolen: 1.) Equifax: 1-800-525-6285 2.) Experian (formerly TRW): 1-888-397-3742 3.) Trans Union : 1-800-680 7289 4.) Social Security Administration (fraud line): 1-800-269-0271
Kathy starts out with information on 2 Florida parks with nice discounts. One is Camper’s Holiday in Brooksville, FL www.campersholiday.com The other is Tropical Palms in Orlando whose picture is the featured image above. It’s near all the attractions and theme parks. Check them out at http://www.tropicalpalmsresortfl.com/
Next we discuss a little about service dogs and their training and go right into not leaving your pets in a car even on a 70 degree day.