Welcome to the Beginner’s Guide to RVing from RVtravel.com. The information we present here every Monday through Friday is for brand-new RVers – those in the market to buy their first RV and those who just purchased theirs. If you are an experienced RVer, this material may be too basic for you. This newsletter is funded primarily through advertising and voluntary subscription contributions from our readers. Thanks to all of you! Tuesday, December 22, 2020 If you did not get an email notifying you of this newsletter, sign up here to get one every time it is published. DID YOU MISS reading this morning’s RV Daily Tips Newsletter? Good stuff there . RVing Basics How to drive safely down a steep hill When going down steep hills, gravity will tend to speed you up. You must select an appropriate safe speed, use a low gear, and apply enough braking power to hold you back without letting the brakes get too hot. Use the braking effect of the engine (lower gears) as the principal way of controlling your speed to save your brakes so you will be able to slow or stop as required by road and traffic conditions. Slow the vehicle and shift the transmission to a low gear before starting down a grade. From California DMV [Get much more info here . ] Test the RV’s features for noise before you buy While in the final process of buying an RV, be sure to test the rig’s water […]