SamAlert: Keystone Recalls Continue!

SamAlert: Keystone Recalls Continue!

January 31, 2012 by · 1 Comment 

NHTSA Campaign ID Number: 11V577000 Component:  Electrical System Potential number of units affected: 6,101 Summary: Keystone has revised their remedy process and is again recalling certain 2009-2011 vehicles with the “generator ready” option, or with standard generator. See the list below for the affected models. Some IOTA ITS-50R transfer switches are experiencing failures when exposed to high electrical loads. [...]

Keeping It Clean

Keeping It Clean

July 25, 2011 by · 8 Comments 

Submitted By Harvey Hetrick of Torrance, California After several years of using aluminum foil as a splash guard around RV stove, we found an inexpensive and more durable product. Disposable cookie sheets do wonders. We can buy two for about $4, and they will last a very long time. The 15×10-inch size works fine. Simply [...]

Microwave Noodle

Microwave Noodle

July 25, 2011 by · 6 Comments 

By Good Sam Member Angel Hayes Tools Needed: large scissors and one “swim” noodle The roadways of America can be really rough in places! To keep the rotating glass plate from jumping around in the microwave while traveling, insert part of a “swim” noodle. Cut noodle to the required height and insert between the glass plate [...]

Giving Thanks — RV Camping Style

Giving Thanks — RV Camping Style

October 31, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

‘Home is where the heart is,’ or so the age-old saying goes. Thankful hearts famously gathered together in 1621 to honor the concept of home when English pilgrims and Native American Wampanoag held a harvest festival in Plymouth, Massachusetts. More than 200 years later in 1863, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed Thanksgiving an American holiday. Since then, Thanksgiving has reigned supreme as a time to ponder blessings and share a sense of home with special people we hold close to our hearts. While many Thanksgiving participants think of a specific house in a certain town as “home,” those of us who live an RV lifestyle realize that wherever our hearts travel, a sense of ‘home’ naturally tags along.

Not enough sugar? How about Honey?

August 5, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Being on the road means remembering to stock up on those kitchen staples. If you hit the road and forget he sugar, and don’t have the time to run out to get it, here is a great substitute. Honey being high in fructose and be a powerful sweetening power. It also means that you probably [...]