A designated driver needed to buy an RV?
In this opening segment of The RV Show USA, the Wingman provides some ideas worth considering if you are going to buy a new RV. Do you really need a designated “driver”? Well, not exactly but you could benefit from the suggestions made in this quick segment; especially if you are new to the RV buying process. Plus, the Wingman discusses the difference between hearing and listening. Think you know the difference? And does it even matter?
RV Customer Service rep feels for RVers with problems!
In spite of her youth, Flagstaff/Rockwood Customer Service representative Melissa Hoover is extremely passionate about providing the best ownership experience possible for every owner of one of their brands. In this short interview with the Wingman, Melissa shares what she would do if a dealer tried to sell an RV that wasn’t “campground ready”. What a breath of fresh air to hear a customer service representative that truly CARES about the customer.
Tire expert talks blowouts and China Bombs!
There’s nobody more knowledgeable in the country when it comes to RV tires than Roger Marble. A retired tire engineer for more than 40 years, Roger’s experience with tires includes working with Indy car winners (too many names to mention). He also performed “autopsies” on tires to determine the true cause of “failure”. How does Roger feel about blowouts? Is there such a thing as China Bombs? What’s the one thing he would tell his friend before buying a set of tires? Find out the answers and more in this conversation with Alan Warren, The RV Wingman.
Buyers- Avoid getting fleeced in the coming months!
With the intense interest in RVing around the country due to the pandemic, all is not ice cream and lollipops for RV Dealers. The RV Wingman explains and tells you how some Dealers are fleecing unknowing consumers. Also, a couple of crazy camper stories from in the news and more. Post your thoughts and comments below. If we read them on a future show, we may send you a prize. Thanks for being a part of our RVing community!
How an RV Industry person reacts to a caller’s cringeworthy comments
Rockwood/Flagstaff’s Melissa Hoover is responsible for communication between consumers and dealers and works extremely hard to build trust and relationships between the Industry and RVers. How does she respond to a recent caller’s concerns regarding warranty claims and how they are handled? Check it out and post your thoughts and comments below. If we read them on a future show, we may send you a prize. Thanks for being a part of our RVing community!
RV Lemon Lawyer Ron Burdge joins the Wingman
He’s the best-known RV Lemon Lawyer in the country and his specialty is RV lemon law. In fact, Ron Burdge and his law firm handle RV lemon law claims exclusively. Ron joins the Wingman and gives some meaningful advice for that will help all RVers. If you are an RVer and interested in RV lemons, you need to know about Ron Burdge. Post your comments here. If we read them on a future show, we may send you a prize. You can also call and leave a message on our 24 hour voicemail at 1-330-Wingman. Thanks for being a part of our RVing community!
The RV Wingman with a quote from the President!
Live from the Rose Garden at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, the President made a comment about “Trailers”, then corrected himself to say “RVs”. Did he really say he might get one for he and the First Lady? Also, other RV News (not good for those in Elkhart, Indiana), a Colorado couple loses their RV lemon law case and more in this Opening Segment of The RV Show USA with Alan Warren, The RV Wingman. Post your thoughts and comments below. If we read them on a future show, we may send you a prize. Thanks for being a part of our RVing community!
Why top RV brands are hated by some at local dealers
It’s a fact that the top RV brands are not well-liked by everyone at the Dealership level. While this may sound like a running joke, it’s true. Find out who doesn’t care for Flagstaff/Rockwood brands in some dealers and why in this Ask the Manufacturer segment #20-24 with Zach Rininger from the Flagstaff/Rockwood division of Forest River. If you have a question you’d like to Ask the Manufacturer or a Topic you’d like discussed, leave it on our Voicemail 24/7 at 1-330-Wingman. We may play your voicemail on the air and send you a prize.
Enough is enough for this RVer!
After years of being asked the same questions over and over with RV/Camping enthusiasts, RV Inspector (and lifelong RVer) Walt Gerber decided it was time to share his RVing knowledge in his new book, The RV Buyer’s Handbook. In this short segment, Gerber shares the “why” behind his book as well as an embarrassing move he experienced with his black tank as well as some perspective on mistakes that many RV buyers make. Post your thoughts and comments below. If we read them on a future show, we may send you a prize.
The Wingman takes off!
Stupid things people do including a bison attack, an idiot with a lit cigarette and a bucket of gasoline, new vs. used RVs, biggest thing RVers wish they new prior to buying!
Your RV may be coming apart!
It’s often said that pulling an RV is like driving through a tornado while a constant earthquake is happening. So what! In this quick visit with Zach Rininger from the Flagstaff/Rockwood division of Forest River, you’ll learn why some RVs literally come apart and others don’t. You’ll also find out the cause of many of the costly delamination issues you often hear about in this 20-22 Ask the Manufacturer segment. If you have a question you’d like to Ask the Manufacturer or a Topic you’d like discussed, leave it on our Voicemail 24/7 at 1-330-Wingman. We may play your voicemail on the air and send you a prize.
Ask the Manufacturer Segment with Tony and much More!