Entries by Richard

A Super Clean Windshield

The windshield must be clean. And not just clean. Super clean. Inside and out. I always clean the windshield before we start a drive and I always clean the windshield when we set up at our site. There is nothing like a really clean windshield. No haze, no streaks and, for a few minutes into […]

Self-contained RVs

The votes were tallied and the majority — at least the very few that elected to vote, cast their votes in favour of welcoming owners of self-contained RVs, namely travel trailers and fifth wheels. My understanding is that the FMCA has roughly 135,000 active members. Only 9,800 active members voted on this item. 6,820 voted […]

Commercial Driver’s Licence Renewal

In the province of Ontario, Canada, we are required to hold a commercial driver’s licence to operate a Class A diesel motorcoach. Specifically, a DZ licence. The Z designation is for the air brake component and it is mandatory for anyone in Ontario that operates a vehicle with air brakes. The Class D licence lets […]

Rock Guard

This is our rock guard on the back of our coach. Tough to keep it clean and after reading several threads on the IRV2 forum, I’m not too sure about keeping it on our coach. Here is one comment from one of the threads: Why not try going without the so-called rock guard for a […]

Entegra Enters Class A Gas and Class C

I came across this press release from Entegra: Entegra Coach recently announced the expansion of its family of luxury products to include luxury Class C and luxury gas Class A members. “The name Entegra Coach is synonymous with luxury motorhomes,” said Andy Baer, GM of Entegra Coach. “Expanding into smaller coaches allows us to better […]