On October 31, 2010, former United States Marine Corps Sgt. Eddie Ryan lived out a dream in Washington, D.C., as he competed in the 35th annual Marine Corps Marathon. Four hours and 57 minutes later, the 26-year-old crossed the finish line with his team of runners, officially completing his first-ever marathon.
Stand on a battlefield where teenagers, adults, and older gents all ate, slept, drank, told stories, cleaned weapons, wrote letters, and followed orders. Walk around a fort where brave Confederate soldiers defended their way of life to the last. You can do all this and more either before or after your visit to FMCA’s next convention in Perry, Georgia.
Tires are perhaps the most overlooked and the most vulnerable component on an RV. They also are the most important. They are the vehicleâ€™s contact point with the road, serving as the foundation for your house on wheels. As such, they should be given the same attention and care as the vehicleâ€™s engine, suspension, transmission, and other systems.
Winterizing The Water System
In the November 2010 issue of Family Motor Coaching, the “House Calls” column (page 18) mentioned using blowout plugs to winterize your coach’s water system. These are excellent devices and will remove water from most, but not all, places in your coach.Â Â
I have a 2003 Monaco Dynasty motorhome with an electrical problem that has puzzled just about everyone Iâ€™ve spoken with about it. It all began more than two years ago when I started the generator and the engine to return to Canada. The inverter began to sound an alarm…
With late January and early February being the coldest time of the year in North America, many people are beginning to ask how much longer winter will last. If youâ€™re tired of the tentative predictions given by media weather forecasters who change their opinion weekly, go to the one reliable source for a definitive answer. Just ask a groundhog.
Carefree RV Resorts Offers Military Discount Program
Carefree RV Resorts, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, announced that it will offer permanent 50 percent nightly discounts to active and veteran military service members and their families at its 35 parks in Florida, Texas, New Jersey, North Carolina, and California.