FMC Magazine
FMC Magazine
August 2010
Old Friends, New Memories Print Email

“Hey! You in there?” My work at the computer was put on hold by a voice from the past. I know that voice, I thought to myself as I went to open the screen door on my motorhome.

Readers' Forum: August 2010 Print Email

Coach-Net Is There For Us

Dear Editor:

Coach-Net Emergency Roadside Assistance came to the rescue again! We can say only good things about this emergency road service for RVers.

Recall Corner: August 2010 Print Email

Thor Industries Inc. has announced NHTSA recall 10V268000, which affects some 2009 through 2011 model year Four Winds International Freedom Elite 21C Type C motorhomes built from February 2009 through May 2010. The potential number of motorhomes involved is 415.

House Calls: August 2010 Print Email

LP Leak At Range

Dear RV Doctor:

I have an LP-gas leak around one of the compression fittings going to the stove/oven. I have done everything I can think of to fix it. Can I use some high-temp silicone around the tubing on the outside to stop the leak?

Tech & Travel Tips: August 2010 Print Email

Silent Air Dump

Last month, as we were setting up camp, a fellow camper noted that our motorhome made a lot of noise while I was dumping the air from the air bag suspension to lower the vehicle. So, I located a couple of air exhaust mufflers that screw right into the dump solenoids.

Former Midwest Area VP R. Bruce Holcomb Passes Print Email

Former Midwest Area vice president (1991-1995) R. Bruce Holcomb, F54442, died on May 17, 2010, in Bloomington, Illinois. He was 79.

RV Products: August 2010 Print Email

Grill Fuel

FlameDisk from Sologear LLC is a convenient alternative to charcoal when grilling outdoors.

RV News: August 2010 Print Email

RV Centennial Recognized

A crowd estimated at more than 1,000 gathered at the RV/MH Hall of Fame and Museum in Elkhart, Indiana, on June 7 to mark the 100th anniversary of the RV industry at the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) RV Centennial Celebration.

Vineyard Tours Print Email

According to Wine Business Monthly magazine, more than 5,000 wineries are located throughout the United States. Here are 13 wineries that have public tours allowing a close-up look at the fascinating process of winemaking.

I Can’t Go Full-Timing Because . . . Print Email
Sorry, but I’ve heard all the excuses. I also have met dozens of people who are full-timers in spite of the same drawbacks.
Rear View: August 2010 Print Email

Have you traveled with an unusual pet?

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