Do you own an RV, and are thinking about storing it away for the winter? You’ll want to take the time to properly prepare it for storage. Doing these steps now will make your vehicle ready to use next season, and keep it protected. Whether you’ll be storing it in an indoor space or in a parking lot, you’ll want to follow these tips to prepare your RV.
Here’s a list to get you started:
Follow these tips for storing your RV, and you’ll be ready to go for next season!
-Tires should be inflated to the manufacturer’s recommended maximum psi during storage to avoid flat spots
-Prevent flat spots on tires by storing the vehicle on jack stands
-Refrigerator doors and cabinets should be left open during storage to prevent mold and odors
-Vehicles left for extended periods should be stored with a full tank of gas and an appropriate fuel stabilizer
-Wheels should be chocked and the parking brake should be off
-Check all seals and seams
-Plug pipes & openings with bronze wool to prevent rodents
-Close blinds and shades to avoid sun damage
-Empty water tanks and use antifreeze
-Keep uncovered vents closed to avoid bugs
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