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Guide to safely loading your motorhome

Published in Caravan Guard News, Guides, Motorhoming Top Tips on   - 7 Comments

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  1. Jacqueline price says:

    Hi I need advice on covering my motor home will it create damp if I buy a complete cover

  2. Richard stanley says:

    Do you know where and how much it costs to take a C1 test

  3. Mick Guy says:

    Very helpful advice, but it would be good if pressure was brought to bear on manufacturers by insurers, to force a standard weighing regime, and a certificate of weight when it leaves the factory. That way us mere mortals might stand a chance! After all, if the insurance industry said “We will not insure any vehicle that has not been supplied with an accurate weight, which includes driver/water tank/fuel tank & 1 gas cylinder” you could bet that the caravan industry would fall over to comply if it felt customers would not purchase an unweighed van!

  4. Brian McMinn says:

    Requested that new campervan plus optional extras, including 2 light weight 6kg gas cylinders (now being discontinued) and 1/2 tank of fuel be put on a weighbridge before accepting.
    Only 200kg left……No passengers, nothing in cupboards and no bikes!
    Had MTPLM upgraded. A well worth the exercise and fortunate that driving licence is pre 1997.

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