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  • Dec
    16
    10 Things You Can Do To Get Your Motorhome Winter-Ready

    10 Things You Can Do To Get Your Motorhome Winter-Ready

    Winterising your motorhome is something that needs to be done every year. The colder months can play havoc with all parts of your vehicle so it is vital you take a few simple steps to stop the cold spell from making a dent in your motorhome holiday plans. We’ve outlined a few basics below to […]

  • Nov
    12
    Let Our Aftersales Service Take Your Winter Worries Away

    Let Our Aftersales Service Take Your Winter Worries Away

    With Christmas on the horizon, the winter months often prompt us to ensure our motorhomes are ready to take on the winter weather or ready to store away safely until Spring. Our aftersales department at Travelworld can help you with any aspect of your servicing needs; be it a cracked windscreen, a habitation service or […]

  • Oct
    08
    Choosing Winter Tyres For Your Motorhome

    Choosing Winter Tyres For Your Motorhome

    Currently in the UK it is not required by law to fit winter tyres to any vehicles, so the decision to fit winter tyres to your motorhome or American RV is a decision made solely by other factors. To help motorhome enthusiasts decide whether to switch to winter tyres in the colder season, or to […]

  • May
    07
    Travelworld Strikes Gold With New Premium Partnership Deal

    Travelworld Strikes Gold With New Premium Partnership Deal

    Travelworld Motorhomes has forged an exciting new link with leading motorhome levelling and suspension systems manufacturer, Goldschmitt. Goldschmitt is known as one of Europe’s most revered manufacturers of air suspension components, alloy wheels and hydraulic jack systems and has made Travelworld Motorhomes its sole UK supplier. Goldschmitt Repair And Maintenance Work At Travelworld The new […]

  • Feb
    17
    Spring Clean Your Motorhome In Time For The 2014 Touring Season

    Spring Clean Your Motorhome In Time For The 2014 Touring Season

    Our tips for preparing your motorhome for the 2014 touring season As the new touring season approaches, our thoughts turn to ensuring our beloved motorhomes are in tip top condition and any problems that may have occurred over the winter have been dealt with before you begin your travels. Our experts at Travelworld Motorhomes wanted […]

  • Jan
    22
    How To Install An Awning On A Motorhome

    How To Install An Awning On A Motorhome

    An awning is a must have for any enthusiastic Motorhomer. Boosted living space, extra storage, sheltered enjoyment of your beautiful surroundings – you can do it all. If you know how to install an awning on a motorhome you can save yourself a bit of money whilst doing it too. Types of Awning for Your […]

  • Nov
    25
    What Is A Motorhome Habitation Service?

    What Is A Motorhome Habitation Service?

    Ensuring your motorhome or RV has an annual habitation service is imperative to its overall health and functionality. A habitation service can be done at any point in the year with many motorhome owners choosing winter, as this can be a quieter period for both service centres and motorhomers. A habitation service will highlight and […]

  • Nov
    13
    Motorhome Winter Care – What To Do With Your Water Systems

    Motorhome Winter Care – What To Do With Your Water Systems

    Draining your motorhome’s water systems is very important; even the smallest amount of water left in a tank can turn into ice and create problems. Below are some straight forward tips to remember if you are thinking about getting your motorhome in order before the cooler weather kicks in. Open all taps and drain valves […]

  • Nov
    13
    Motorhome Winter Storage And Cleaning Tips

    Motorhome Winter Storage And Cleaning Tips

    Cleaning and safely storing your motorhome over winter are two of the essential jobs every owner must do. There is nothing worse than the eager anticipation of uncovering your motorhome after winter, only to find there is repair work needed that could have been easily prevented. Undertaking a few simple care and maintenance jobs before […]

  • Oct
    17
    Motorhome Windscreen And Window Maintenance

    Motorhome Windscreen And Window Maintenance

    Looking after your motorhome windscreen is important part of looking after your motorhome but it is also something that can be easily neglected. Maintaining your windscreen can be a difficult and sometimes arduous task but it pays to preserve it as you will almost certainly be avoiding paying for chip repairs and keeping it safe […]

  • Oct
    17
    Motorhome Tyre Safety

    Motorhome Tyre Safety

    October is Tyre Safety month, a campaign designed to raise awareness of tyre safety for all vehicles on UK roads. It is backed up by not for profit organisation, TyreSafe which also encourages motorhome owners to ensure tyres are fit for purpose. There is lots of support across the country for the initiative which urges […]

  • Sep
    25
    Benefits Of Professional Electrical Repairs On Your Motorhome

    Benefits Of Professional Electrical Repairs On Your Motorhome

    Having cut-price electrical repair work carried out on your motorhome can be tempting for financial reasons. However, it can often be a false economy if it means that you have to pay again to repair substandard work. Investing in a professional electrician who can provide you with a guarantee of safe and top quality work […]

  • Aug
    29
    Don’t Supersize Your Motorhome

    Don’t Supersize Your Motorhome

    Getting the weight of your RV or motorhome correct is very important with more and more motorhome drivers being stopped to check weights. Failure to get it right can jeopardise the safety of you and your passengers and at the very least you could end up with a hefty fine. Braking efficiency, handling and performance […]

  • Jul
    08
    Motorhomes and WiFi

    Motorhomes and WiFi

    The replacement of the traditional postcard with social media; the necessity of keeping children entertained on a wet day and the growing number of workers who need to be connected at all times means the demand for a 24 hour mobile internet connection has never been greater. It can be frustrating to be in a […]

  • May
    15
    Maintaining Your Motorhome Water System

    Maintaining Your Motorhome Water System

    Maintaining your motorhome water system is imperative for all owners, regardless of what system you have installed or what pattern of water use you have. Many modern motorhome water systems comprise of dual-filled boilers and separate taps in the kitchen. Others will simply have a water tank and waste that moves to a container outside […]

  • May
    10
    Checking Your Motorhome Coolant System

    Checking Your Motorhome Coolant System

    Checking your motorhome coolant system is a vital part of your RV health care check list. Regular upkeep of your coolant system is a sure-fire way of keeping problems at bay. Having your coolant system drained and flushed on an annual basis will ensure any burgeoning problems are addressed sooner rather than later. For extra […]

  • Apr
    15
    How To Clean An RV Awning

    How To Clean An RV Awning

    RV awnings need to be cleaned routinely. Regular outdoor dining means there can be all kinds of food and drink stains on your RV canopy. Grass marks, mildew and bird droppings are other stains which are easily acquired. Tree sap can fall onto your canopy if you are positioned close to trees and it can […]

  • Mar
    26
    Getting Your RV Air Conditioner Service And Clean

    Getting Your RV Air Conditioner Service And Clean

    Getting your motorhome or rv air conditioner service carried out regularly is an important part of maintaining your vehicle, as too is a regular cleaning programme. You can use a professional electrician if there is a specific problem or servicing requirement but many motorhome or RV owners choose to do the maintaining and cleaning themselves. […]

  • Mar
    21
    Maintain RV Slide Out Seals

    Maintain RV Slide Out Seals

    Knowing how to maintain slide out seals is something a lot of motorhome owners are interested in as popularity in slide out mechanisms rises. Slide outs offer extra space usually in living rooms and sleeping areas and can be operated either through hydraulic, motor driven or electric systems. All slide outs connect via inner and […]

  • Mar
    16
    Taking Care Of Your Motorhome In Winter

    Taking Care Of Your Motorhome In Winter

    Storing your motorhome over winter Storing your motorhome in the Winter is very important if you want to ensure no costly damage occurs. Here are some straightforward instructions to bear in mind before putting your motorhome into hibernation. Steps For Taking Care Of Your Motorhome In Winter Begin by giving your vehicle a thorough clean. […]

  • Dec
    06
    What Did Winter Do To Your Wheels

    What Did Winter Do To Your Wheels

    Motorhome Wheels And The Effects of Winter It’s likely that your motorhome’s wheels experienced the same winter of discontent as we all did last winter. At this time of year, it’s understandable to want to forget the poor weather of last season but don’t be too hasty in pulling back the covers on your motorhome […]

  • Dec
    01
    Getting Your Motorhome Ready For Spring

    Getting Your Motorhome Ready For Spring

    Spring Preparations For Your Motorhome It looks like the bad weather will be gone for a few months at least and most RV -ers are looking forward to getting behind the wheel again for some sunny excursions. However, the cold winter will have had an impact on your motorhome while it has been in storage […]