Make the Most of Your Money Spent at the Pump

Make the Most of Your Money Spent at the Pump

April 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Courtesy of Good Sam Emergency Road Service Fuel economy is on every RV owners mind, especially with gas prices on the rise and summer travels on the horizon. Every gallon and dollar counts, and that’s why it’s important to be informed about ways to get the most out of your money spent at the pump. [...]

Dodge Cummins 6.7 Owners, Do You Know Why Your Engine Light Is On?

Dodge Cummins 6.7 Owners, Do You Know Why Your Engine Light Is On?

February 25, 2011 by · 7 Comments 

Courtesy of Good Sam Emergency Road Service (ERS) Fault indicators are your vehicles way of letting you know there is a malfunction in one of the onboard systems. The check engine, or service engine soon, light can illuminate for various reasons—some are immediate concerns, but most are emissions related and will not affect performance or [...]

Don’t Let Roadside Breakdowns Stop You

Don’t Let Roadside Breakdowns Stop You

February 8, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

RVs are rolling homes that offer unbridled freedom to explore the countryside, but they occasionally require a few RV repairs—much to the “enjoyment” of owners who don’t mind a bit of tinkering. The RV owner’s toolbox should reflect the owner’s skills and interest level, but there’s no reason to carry a heavy bag of tools [...]

Don’t Be Left in the Cold:

Don’t Be Left in the Cold:

January 24, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

One of the basic comforts of home that can be appreciated when RVing during this time of year is heat! All we usually have to do is dial up the thermostat, and sit back to enjoy the warmth. Aside from the more elaborate perimeter heating systems in luxury Motorhomes, most of us have a forced–air [...]

Start 2011 with Extra Money in Your Pocket:

Start 2011 with Extra Money in Your Pocket:

January 17, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Credit/Debt New Year’s Resolutions Courtesy of Good Sam Visa® Traditionally, the holidays are a time to indulge–whether it’s having an extra piece of pie or picking up something personal, while shopping for others. We tend to let ourselves slide a bit here an there and rely on our trusty New Year’s resolutions to give us [...]

Where can I find an Owner’s Manual For My RV?

Where can I find an Owner’s Manual For My RV?

November 8, 2010 by · 6 Comments 

We hear this same question a lot lately. With some manufacturers no longer producing various model RV models and others going out of business completely, it is getting harder and harder to find those elusive RV owner manuals. For those in need of a copy of their owner’s manual, here are some options to start [...]

Good Sam RV Emergency Road Service Member Experiences

March 12, 2010 by · 2 Comments 

Have you ever wondered what is the most common reason your fellow Good Sam ERS members call for assistance on their Motorhome, Travel Trailer, 5th wheel or their auto? It shouldn’t surprise anyone that the calls we receive most frequently are for tire related problems. Of the more than 140,000 dispatches we perform on an [...]