Key points for maintenance of RV

- Dec 12, 2019-

Owning a RV is a very happy thing, but there are many things to pay attention to in the use process. Today, I will talk about the maintenance of RV with you.


1. Check the sealing of roof and joint of RV

Check the tightness of the roof and various joints every three months to ensure that there is no water leakage. Pay special attention to the sunroof, roof air conditioner and other parts. Once water leakage is found, it needs to be repaired as soon as possible to avoid greater loss.


2. Check tire pressure and fastening of nuts

Check the tire pressure and nut fastening before each trip, especially after long-term parking. Abnormal tire pressure and loose nuts will have a serious impact on driving safety.


3. Check the battery of RV

Before traveling, check the battery of RV to ensure it can be used normally. Some batteries are maintenance free, but need to be replaced after several years of use.


4. Check the water system

Including clean water, grey water and black water. After long-term use, the water system may be blocked. Therefore, it is necessary to check carefully before traveling. If blocking is found, appropriate solvent can be selected for dredging.


5. Regularly check and maintain the brake system

The normal operation of the braking system is the premise to ensure safe driving, and more attention must be paid at ordinary times.


6. Regular maintenance of the mechanism and its seals

The activity mechanism mentioned here includes the expansion warehouse and windows. It is necessary to check whether there is dust accumulation around them, clean and lubricate them in time to ensure their reliability.


7. Change the oil regularly

This aspect of maintenance is similar to that of ordinary household cars, mainly for the replacement of oil, brake oil, booster oil, etc. in addition, it is necessary to pay attention to the seasonal factors when replacing the oil of RV.


8.Replace the filter regularly

At the same time of changing all kinds of oil, it is also necessary to change all kinds of filters, such as mechanical filter and air filter, to ensure the normal use of the vehicle.


9. Cleaning and maintenance of tents and sunshades

The tent, sunshade and other parts of the RV are made of fabric, so care should be taken to avoid dirt and damage. Avoid using in rainy, snowy, windy and other weather. In addition, it is better to air in the sun regularly to prevent mildew.


10. Make sure the connection between the tractor and the trailer is normal

This article is for Trailer. When connecting, make sure that the trailer ball is firmly connected with the hook. At the same time, pay attention to the power connection to ensure that the lights and brakes of the trailer can operate normally during driving.