RV storage tips
September 1, 2015

7 RV Storage Tips

Although we don’t offer parking for your RV over winter, we want to make sure that you are preparing for the cold weather.  Whether you are storing it inside or outside, you’ll want to make sure you correctly prepare your vehicle for storage so that when you use it again it is in great shape. We have compiled some tips RV storage over winter:

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Recommended RV Storage Tips

  • 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
  • Disconnect battery
  • Keep uncovered vents closed to avoid bugs