Leaking roof repair RV

Leaking roof repair RV

Just when you thought you were ready to go on your first planned camping trip of the season, guess what? You find out that you need a roof repair because it has been leaking. Water has run down through the roof and the walls of your trailer… which has caused...
SwiftRVrepairs at Calgary Stampede 2017

SwiftRVrepairs at Calgary Stampede 2017

The Calgary Stampede, aka the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, is always housing many RV’s from Rodeo and Chuckwagon Riders from all over North America. SwiftRVrepairs was called in by a Texan rodeo contestant for service repairs regarding his air-conditioning....
Safety First!

Safety First!

When it comes to RV safety, there is no regulatory board to govern how RV’s are safely attached to the tow vehicles. Although there is legislation on safety procedures, the Department of Transport simply doesn’t have the manpower or recourses to mandate the number of...
RV Batteries won’t Charge

RV Batteries won’t Charge

The battery in your RV could be either a single  12 v or 2 – 6 v batteries wired in series. They can be charged from shore power (110 volt) or buy the tow vehicle (12 volts) while in tow.  This is done thru the converter in the RV. The converters usually have 2...
My RV Furnace won’t Turn On

My RV Furnace won’t Turn On

RV furnace problems: RV Furnace won’t turn on, could be as simple as cleaning any blockage in the gas venting to the roof. Over time, the vent pipe corrodes and some of the decomposed metal and rust can block the venting or fall down on the pilot light. The gas...
RV Hot Water Tank won’t Light

RV Hot Water Tank won’t Light

First check to see if the pilot light is burning. The pilot light heats the Thermocouple which sends a signal to the gas valve allowing the delivery of gas to the hot water tank. If the Thermocouple is defective, it won’t send this signal. Always check to see that the...