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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]

Camping World to Honor Veterans by Flying Vast American Flags at SuperCenters

Camping World to Honor Veterans by Flying Vast American Flags at SuperCenters

Camping World, the nation’s largest RV and outdoor retailer, and Good Sam, the world’s largest RV owners organization, announces a new project to install massive American flags at various Camping World SuperCenters across the country to honor veterans. The enormous flags are 30×60’ or 40×80’, depending... [Read more]

Lube Pump Lemon

Lube Pump Lemon

South Carolina Good Sam member Donald Halbohn approached Action Line for help when the lube pump in his motorhome tow package failed. Although the one-year warranty had expired, Halbohn contended that the pump should have lasted longer than 17 months and only five camping trips.

In May 2012 Camping Connection... [Read more]

Another Dispute Settled

Another Dispute Settled

While traveling through Madison, Wisconsin, last spring, Good Sam Club member Winifred Codd stopped to browse the new RVs at Jerry’s Camping Center. Codd was so impressed with the layout of one particular travel trailer, she purchased it on the spot and towed it home to Washington’s Olympic Peninsula. All was... [Read more]

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