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Curt Q5 5th Wheel Hitch

Story by: Bob Balunda I was pretty excited when I picked up my 2011 Chevy 3500 dually as it certainly was a beautiful and very capable new toy hauler tow platform. I knew Chevy had essentially replaced everything with an entirely new running gear for 2011, but what I didn’t realize was that my current...
December 6th, 2010 | Accessories, Headlines | Read More

Bedroom slide: Stay warmer at night

Quick Tip: Bedroom slide We were camping over Thanksgiving weekend and it was very cold at night. So a couple of us were sitting around the camp fire complaining and talking about ways to help keep the toy haulers warmer at night. During the conversation it came up about closing the bedroom slide at...
November 29th, 2010 | Headlines | Read More

California Non Commercial drivers license

In California, to legally tow a 5th wheel trailer with a GVWR greater than 15,000 lbs. or a travel trailer with a GVWR greater than 10,000 lbs you need to have a Non-Commercial Class A drivers license. Everyone knows this, right? Surely when you buy one of these behemoths the dealer informs you of this,...
November 12th, 2010 | Headlines, Toy Haulers | Read More

SEMA Show 2010

SEMA 2010 I had the opportunity to attend the annual SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show in Las Vegas Nevada. It is a four day show that showcases new products and vehicles for the upcoming year. This is always a fun show for the automotive industry professionals. It is not for the general...
November 5th, 2010 | Accessories, Headlines, Toys | Read More

2011 Dutchmen Voltage V3900

720p HD available After taking a couple years off in the toy hauler market Dutchmen (a Thor Industries Company) has come back in a big way. The new Voltage line of toyhaulers is raising the bar. The V3900 5th wheel trailer that I checked out is in a class by itself, from the multifunction remote control,...
October 11th, 2010 | Headlines, Toy Haulers | Read More