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Unresponsive RV Dealer

Unresponsive RV Dealer

Gerald & Laura Thorsell of Lacey Washington, were excited when they purchased their 2013 Forest River Vengeance from Fife RV Center in February 2014. However, that excited quickly waned when 3 months later they were still having problems getting answers on several items.

Letter:

We purchased a 2013... [Read more]

Travel medical insurance – there when you need it most

Travel medical insurance – there when you need it most

Just days before Judy and Abe were scheduled to return home from a trip to Florida, Judy came down with what they thought was really bad food poisoning. Worried, Abe called the paramedics. That turned out to be the right thing to do as her blood pressure had dropped very low and at one point, Judy... [Read more]

Extreme Adventure Not Required

Extreme Adventure Not Required

Good Sam travel medical insurance is for ‘minor’ emergencies, too

Every so often, we hear stories about travelers whose travel medical insurance saved them from hefty medical bills after their extreme adventure took an unexpected turn. While this might make it seem as if this is the only... [Read more]

What Travel Medical Insurance Did For Us

What Travel Medical Insurance Did For Us

My husband and I have a pretty good understanding of what our Good Sam Travel Medical Insurance could do for us, but the benefits really hit home when our camping trip suddenly took an unexpected turn.

“Everything happened so fast. One minute Tom was chopping firewood, the next he was in an ambulance on his... [Read more]

Green Gas Nozzle Handles for Diesel Fuel are NOT an Industry Standard

Green Gas Nozzle Handles for Diesel Fuel are NOT an Industry Standard

While it’s widely known that most gas stations use green nozzle handles to represent diesel fuel, it’s important to note that this is not a set industry standard. Good Sam Club member Neil J Buckley experienced over $500 in damages to his vehicle from a visit to an Iowa BP station.

Neil contacted Action... [Read more]

Stay Sharp On The Road: Five Ways To Avoid Driver Fatigue

Stay Sharp On The Road: Five Ways To Avoid Driver Fatigue

RV travel gives you the freedom to pick up and go on a whim, but with that freedom comes great responsibility. In addition to keeping your vehicle in sound running order, it’s critical that you to keep your mental faculties well tuned while behind the wheel.

Unfortunately, too many motorists hit the road... [Read more]

Invisible Monitor

Invisible Monitor

A few years ago, Good Sam Club members Bob and Marie Brooke of Newberry, Michigan purchased a tire pressure monitor and liked it so much, they decided to upgrade to the newer model. We purchased a tire monitor from Tire-safeguard, in California, a few years ago.  We had trouble with communication with them back... [Read more]

Perform an AC Checkup

Perform an AC Checkup

Follow these maintenance tips to ensure that you stay cool and collected during the summer

The dog days of summer seem intent on pushing the mercury to new heights. Fortunately, RV air conditioners can turn a potential oven into a cool, comfy refuge. Take the following steps to ensure that your main source... [Read more]

Care for Your RV’s Roof

Care for Your RV’s Roof

RV rubber roofs get punished by the elements on a regular basis. From the sun’s brutal UV rays to the freezing temperatures of winter, Mother Nature has no shortage of weapons to hurl at your prized vehicle.

Don’t take it lying down. Instead of resigning yourself to the ravages of nature, take action to protect... [Read more]

Double Trouble Installation

Double Trouble Installation

After purchasing a new GE refrigerator and having it installed in his 2008 Holiday Rambler, Good Sam member, Dave Keller, thought he was all set.    He was, until a moisture problem in the freezer section of the new refrigerator resulted in a warranty repair that required additional installation costs.

 I... [Read more]

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