Thanks Lisa for your kind words about our service department!
“I bought a Roadtrek earlier this year and never knew there were so many valves in the water system. When it came time to winterize it, I was lost. I called the Dave Arbogast RV and Boat Depot Service Department, and for $59.95 they winterized it for me, and also took the time to show me how to do it. What an experience. I am really happy with my Roadtrek and my service experience at the Dave Arbogast RV.”
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Winterizing a Roadtrek can prevent several mishaps. Roadtreks, if not appropriately inspected before the winter’s cold arrives, can cause damage to the pipes of your Roadtrek. The harsh cold can create freezing water that can damage the Roadtrek’s systems. The winter elements can also cause damage to tires, batteries and other Roadtrek’s system’s overtime.
Maintain proper tire pressure.
Protect tires from losing pressure by covering them with a tire cover when not in use. Spray a tire dressing onto tires to keep the sunlight from weakening the tire. You can even jack op your Roadtrek to prevent further loss of inflation if they have been sitting for long periods of time. Also be sure to inspect and replace the spare tire in necessary.
Inspect batteries periodically.
Use baking soda and water to wipe down the roadtrek’s batteries from corrosion and dirt. Recharge the Roadtrek’s batteries using the isolator switch to reduce unwanted electric leak, which happens when poor [...]
At Dave Arbogast Van Depot its our goal to keep you safe and sound in your Roadtrek. Nothing will ruin all of the fun and adventure quicker than an unexpected breakdown. Polk has put together a pre departure maintenance checklist so you don’t find yourself on the side of the road. Our award winning Roadtrek service department and Roadtrek parts department can take care of all these items for you. If you have any question please feel free to contact us.
There are three basic types of maintenance for your motor coach: preventive maintenance, scheduled maintenance and emergency maintenance.
Preventive maintenance is maintenance you can perform on your Roadtrek Class B Van before a problem exists. These checks are designed to prevent or identify potential problems that could lead to mechanical breakdown, malfunction or failure of a component or system on your RV. Preventive maintenance consists of cleaning, inspecting, lubricating, adjusting and servicing your [...]