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Gas supply problem - Coachman Pastiche 2004 
New gas bottle connected with plenty of pressure. Went to light cooker ring and it lit briefly then went out. Now cannot seem to get any gas through …

Rotten floor - Coachman Genius  
The front leg had gone partly through floor due to rotten plywood is it possible to repair myself?

Caravan seals - Bailey Rimini 2013 
Can anyone help me to replace or repair my seals which have popped out at the rear of the van. Thanks.

Light bulbs - Abi Coniston 2011 
Where can I buy the recessed bulbs in lounge and kitchen?

Fuse panel - 1993 Sprite caravan 
I'm trying to get my pump going in my caravan, with not much luck. I have the electric going into van but power is not there for the pump to go, I've checked …

Window size - Lunar Lexon EB 2001 
Does anyone know the measurements of the middle front window of the Lunar lexon eb. I need to replace one but my caravan is in France.

Lighting gas fire - Bailey Senator Indiana  
How do I ignite the gas fire in our Bailey Senator?

Radio aerial - 2011 Swift Challenger 530 
How do I fit a new radio aerial to my 2011 Swift Challenger 530?

Drawer removal - Bailey Pageant Burgundy series 6 
I have a Bailey Pageant series 6 and the drawer above the heater has started to open by itself. How do I remove the drawer and furthermore how do …

Gas regulator on static caravan 
I own a static caravan, and recently had problems with the central heating. The gas man on site fitted a new gas regulator. The site now want to charge …

Water flow to taps - Bailey Senator 8000 1991 
Hi I have a Bailey Senator 8000 caravan 1991 and I'm having a problem getting water to flow out of the taps I have filled the onboard water tank full of …

Porch awning - 1992 Elddis Hurricane xl 
I have a 1992 Elddis Hurricane xl...am needing a porch for it...what size do I need....

Tyre pressure - Swift Corniche 13/2 
Tyre pressure for a Swift Corniche 13/2? Jungle

10 month old Sterling Continental 580 
Our Sterling Continental has been out twice in the dry and on this weekend we took it out for the third time in the rain, the rain poured in and we had …

How electrics work - Hobby 365 
In the cupboard there is a dometic box, it has four fuses. One of them has a red light above it and the plug sockets don't work. Have checked the fuse, …

Water pump location - Abbey Spectrum 620 1996 
Where do I find the water pump location on Abbey Spectrum 620 year 1996?

Caravan tyres - Ace Award Tristar 2007 
Can you tell me what the external diameter should be for an Ace Award Tristar 2007 caravan tyre. Thankyou

Charging my battery while travelling - Bailey Pegasus GT65 Rimini  
Can I leave my fridge on 12v on long journeys. Will I have enough charge in my battery to run my powerwheel mover when i arrive. Thanks Gwen

Electrics flicking off every 6 seconds and overcharging battery 
I have a Bailey Pageant 7 Burgundy 2009. At a recent campsite there was a problem with the electrical supply to the site going down. We seemed to be …

How to Close Skylight - Hobby 
Does anyone know how to fix skylight that won't shut?

Tyre pressure - Bailey Pageant Monarch 2002 
Would appreciate some help with the tyre pressure on my bailey pageant monarch 2002.

Bathroom Sink - ABI Brooklyn 400/2  
When you fold up the sink in bathroom the water runs out over toilet. Has something come adrift and is it an easy to repair? thank you

Swift Adventurer and tow car 
I have a Peugeot 806 and am thinking of buying a Swift adventurer. Is this a good tow match?

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No power 
Hi there. I've brought my caravan out of storage to go away next week. where I store I my caravan I have permanent power. There was power last week everything …

Gas Problems Cooker Working But... 
Hi, my cooker in my caravan works fine on gas but my other appliances don't. The manifolds are set to "open" so there should be gas flow there but fridge, …

Lost Key - Elan 15 Buccaneer 
i have lost the key to Elan 15 Buccaneer can anyone help?

Servicing the fire on my Abbey 520gt 
I am trying to light the fire on my Abbey 520gt but I can only get as far as the pilot light working. Is this a common problem or could it be a result …

Wheel Nut Torque - Bailey Pageant Bordeaux S 6 
I am trying to find out what torque the wheel nuts on a bailey pageant bordeaux series 6 should be done up to?

ALKO hitch - Bailey Pageant Majestic 2001 
Will ALKO hitch fit Bailey Pageant Majestic 2001?

Tyre pressure - Fleetwood Crystal 148-5 
Hi I have just purchased two new tyres for my 1994 Fleetwood crystal 148-5, tyre size 165 R 13 C . Can you advise on tyre pressure please?

Awning Light Change - Lunar Solaris 2006 
Hi there My dad is having trouble getting the awning light bulbs out of his Lunar Solaris 2006 caravan. Can you help? It's a bit dark out there …

Hot or cold shower Elddis Whirlwind 1994 
Hi, we have a Elddis Whirlwind 1994 and con not adjust the hot and cold water in the shower to get a consistent warm shower, any suggestions. Cheers …

Wet Locker Lock Fallen apart 
The lock fitted to the wet box locker has become loose, trying to repair it and releasing the corner cover the three springs came out. How can this …

Battery not charging when caravan connected to mains - Bailey Senator Indiana 
We are new to all this so apologise if not using correct terms! Just setting up for the season and after having purchased a new battery because we …

Gas Bottle Size - Bailey Senator Wyoming 
Can you tell me what is the biggest sized gas bottle that I can fit into my Bailey Senator Wyoming?

Toilet Wont Flush - Swift Corniche 15/2e 1998 
as there is no tank visable to fill does it use the main water system and if so how do i get it to flush?

Wallboard - Swift Challenger  
What wallboard is used in the 2005 Swift Challenger 490?

Caravan Weight - Quasar 1988 
What is the weight of an ABI Quasar 1988 model please? My son wants to tow but not if he can with modern licences.

Removing Microwave - Compass Omega 550 2014 
How do you remove the microwave surround on a Compass Omega 550 (2014) to replace a faulty microwave? Microwave has a wooden surround and no obvious …

Water moisture double glazed panes of caravan windows 
How can I remove water from between double gazed window panes, and prevent re-occurrence?

Spare Wheel Tyre - Bailey Moselle 
Hi everyone, I am trying to find the spare wheel to my Bailey Moselle which I thought would be under the caravan but alas there is none, also there is …

Replacement Lens - Bailey Unicorn Cordoba 2014 
Does anyone know where we can get a near side rear replacement lens for a Bailey Cordoba 2014 please.

Water Damage Parts Needed - 1998 Elddis 
I have a 1998 Elddis with quite bad water damage on one wall and at the front window and storage area I have started to strip this out and will need the …

Low Battery on Display 
Display saying battery not connected low battery, yet showing 14.3 volts and 12 volt lights are working. can get battery to show volts on display.

Electrolux Caravan Fridge 
Igniter switch does not flash or click when turned on gas?

Rear Body Panel - 1990 Elddis Crusader 
Can you please advise me where I can get a rear body panel for my 1990 Elddis Crusader van and what colour the paint is please?

Water Heater Location - Abbey Vogue 516 
Hi we have a Abbey Vogue 516 gts caravan and we can't find the gas water heater to get hot water, please can you help. Many thanks Jaime

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Plug Sockets not working consumer unit tripped out 
Caravan plug sockets do not work and trip switch on consumer unit wont switch back on.

Brake Lights - Luna Clubman 
All my lights are working but the brake lights do not come on when i but my foot on the brake help please.

Some Electrical Sockets not working in Static Caravan 
some of my electical sockets are not working in my static caraven but not all of them ?

Water Filter Change - 1998 Swift Conqueror 
How do I get in to change the water filter on my 1998 Swift Conqueror caravan?

Wet around Door - Atlas Topaz Super 2005 
Wet round bottom of door jamb on twin bedroom same on opposite side but not as bad. No sign of water coming down, plastic been damaged.

No power to water pump - Swift Corvette classic 1995 
I have a swift corvette classic 1995 I seem to have no power going to the pump inlet have checked all fuses all OK what next ???????

Tyre Pressure - Abi Tristar 
abi tristar tyre pressure

Wheel Change - Bailey Senator 
I am trying to change a wheel on my bailey senator, i have taken the nuts off but there seems to be a locking nut how do I unlock it.

Caravan Replacement Bulb - Elddis Avante Firestorm 505 
I have a Elddis Avante Firestorm 505, 5 berth 2005 model caravan. I cannot find a bulb for the outside porch light. The one which came out of the light …

Torque settings - 1998 Avondale Mayfly 
Can anyone give me the torque settings for a 1998 Avondale mayfly?

Gas stove wont work - Bessacarr Cameo 
Despite full gas bottle oven won't work Bessacarr cameo 2006 ?

Fiamma Awning Size - Bailey Senator Indiana 
what size Fiamma would i need for a bailey senator indiana?

Extra Security Door Locks - Bailey Senator Arizona 2004 
Are there any after market security door locks available for the Bailey senator arizona 2004 model that will fit and give added security from inside and …

Paint Code - 2010 Sterling Eccles Jewel 
If i want to get spray paint for the body what is the equivalent in a Holt spray can?

Centre Drawer Removal - Swift Challenger 530 2011 
how do i remove the centre drawers in my challenger 530 2011, I have loose runner that needs a repair?

12v lights not all working - Bailey Moselle 2001 
I had a look could not find the 12v trip switch, rcd lights not working roof lights and lounge spots could you advise me much appreciated. It is a …

Water Inlet - Bessacarr Cameo 470 GL 1990 
I have owned caravans for most of my adult life - my son has just bought his 1st, it is a Bessacarr Cameo 470 gl old one but good condition. It came …

Reverse Braking - 1997 Fleetwood Colchester 1850 EB 
Hi i have just bought a 1997 fleetwood colchester 1850EB, the brakes always come on when i try to reverse, i do not know how to stop this. Should it …

Motorhome Electric Step - AS Windrush  
Hi i was wondering if you could help me please? All of a sudden the electric step underneath the side door is only coming out about 75mm it used to come …

Water System Type/Battery Size - Abbey Spectrum 520 
We are in the process of acquiring an Abbey Spectrum 520 twin axle caravan manufactured in 2001. We want to connect to mains water as the caravan has …

Need Back Leg - Monza M11 Tourer 
I have just bought this second hand and need a new back leg - any suggestions where I can get one please.

Replace Bathroom - Cotswold Windrush 
Iv been offered a Cotswold Windrush 13/2 but for some reason the bathroom area has been removed! No sink, toilet, nothing! Is it an easy enough job replacing …

Water Pump - 2001 Bailey Pageant Champagne 
What kind of water pump do i need for a 2001 Bailey pageant champagne caravan?

Heater Problem - Bailey Senator Oklahoma 2005 
The electrical side of the heater has stopped working. The gas is fine. The green light on the control panel is not lit. Any suggestions?

Towing with a Clio 
Can u pull a 2 berth caravan with a Clio sport tourer 1600?

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Where is the battery situated - 1990 Elddis Shamal gtx 
Where is the battery situated on a 1990 Elddis Shamal gtx?

Water Faults - Swift Corniche 14/2 2000 
kitchen tap will only run if i turn on the bathroom tap ...or kitchen tap will only use whats in the pipe after bathroom and then you have to purge using …

External Toilet Lock - Swift Conqueror 
I have an old swift conqueror. When we bought it, there was no lock on the external toilet lock - just a space for the barrel. Where can I buy one?

Tow Nose Weight - Elddis Shamal XL 2000 
What should the nose weight on a Elddis Shamal xl 2000?

Plastic Feet  
Need help to take the plastic feet off stabilisers ?

Technical Data - Sprite 400 
Can you sent me technical data for Sprite 400 caravan (1980-1990)? onu_dan ..at... yahoo.com

Paint Colour - Elddis Shamal 
What colour paint to use on the outside?

Wet near Door 
I can't locate a leak, I think it must be plumbing or maybe fridge? The carpet keeps getting wet near the front door, not rain definitely. Must be something …

625 Alarm Stopped Working 
Our alarm will not go on and we have replaced the handset battery - any ideas?

Microwave plug - Bailey Senator Vermont 2005 
I have just bought a second hand Bailey Senator Vermont 2005 and I cannot for the life of me find where the power for the microwave is. I tried turning …

Awning size for a Compass Omega 520 (22ft) 
We have a very old caravan and desperately want to buy an awning for it. We don't have the original info pack and wondered if anybody knows what the dimensions …

Used Window Replacement - 2006 Swift Challenger 
I have a 2006 swift challenger with window delaminating! What age of challenger can I get a replacement window off?

Carpet size? 
I have bought a Bradcot Active awning to fit our Lunar Lexon EB 2005, what size carpet will I need or how do I work out how big the carpet needs to be? …

What Size Tow Car 
what size tow car would be required to tow lunar solaris 2006 4 berth?

Replacement Metal Paint - Willerby Westmorland 
We have a Willerby Westmorland caravan. The window & door frames paint has started to peel, we would like to touch the paintwork up but do not know where …

Bunk Beds - Abbey Vogue 416 
we have the Abbey Vogue 416, it has bunk beds, all the cushions to put on the bunk beds are different sizes and they don`t fit to the end of the beds, …

Fuses in Swift County 1999 
We have a 1999 Swift County Dorset. The 12v lights in the front half of the van have stopped working. I've checked the fuse for that section in the fuse …

Tracker Fitted 
How can I find out if there is currently a tracking system fitted to the second hand caravan I am buying?

Registration Documents for a Touring Caravan 
How do I go about applying for the registration documents for a 2nd hand touring caravan ive just bought..

Battery Charging Problem - 2014 Coachman Vision 
We have a 2014 Coachman Vision, following what I would describe as an overheating episode with the Truma combi heating, the fridge/battery override tripped. …

Battery charging - Sprite Musketeer 
Can I charge my sprite Musketeer battery on my Halfords auto battery charger?, is the caravan battery suitable for this type of charging?

Wiring Back Light - Hobby Prestige  
I had the right back light for my Hobby prestige pinched and need help with rewiring new light unit please ?

Water Leak - Sterling Eccles 2011 
Last year the caravan was found to have water ingress to the front, which was rectified under the warranty. However later on we found that the centre …

Changing Outside Light - Abbey Freestyle 470 SE 
How do I remove cover from light over door on Abbey Freestyle 470 SE?

Door Window Dropped Off - Lunar Lexon EB 2005 
While coming back from Spain along the motorway we stopped for lunch only to find our door window had dropped off somewhere along the road! We have …

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Lights Not Working - Jubilee Globetrotter 2005 
Hello I have a jubilee globetrotter 2005 caravan, everything's working except for all the lights, can any one help please?

Blow Air Heater Cold - Bailey Orion 4.40 
We have a Bailey orion 440 and when we put the blow air heater on its cold left it running but still cold?

Truma Ultraflow Hot Water System 
Can anyone help i can not get water in to my hot water system, cold taps are fine and hot taps running so not micro switches. Someone said it may be …

Correct tyre pressures 
Can you advise me of the correct tyre pressures for an Elddis Wisp Supreme 450 ET 1994.

Onboard Water Tank - Abi Brightstar 1997 
Where and how do you fill the onboard water tank on an Abi Brightstar?

Gas Regulator - Lunar 
My Lunar caravan is fitted with a Gas Regulator with a working pressure of 30 mbar however the gas bottles i have looked at have 37 mbar pressure. …

Damage to outer panel  
Hi all. What is the right thing to do ??? Replace the whole panel on the outside or patch the panel in the damaged area. It's been suggested both ways …

Gas Electric Fire - Jubilee Ace Caravan 
We have a Jubilee Ace caravan fixed bed and the electric part of the heater doesn't work how do i replace the element?

12 volt Battery Charging on Mains 
How do you charge the 12 volt battery while at home and the 240 mains are hooked up !

Locker Light Stays On - Bailey Senator Vermont 
Does any one know why the locker light on tow hitch stays on all the time?

Caravan Cover Size - 2012 Sterling Amber Elite 
What size cover will fit my 2012 sterling Amber elite ?

Water Not Working - Vintage Caravan 
Have just got a vintage 10-4 caravan but can not get the water or fridge to work any advice would be good.

Replace Bathroom Roof Light - 2007 Lunar Quasar 
We went to over-winter our 2007 Lunar Quasar 524 and the bathroom roof light needs replacing. I have found somewhere to buy but what size do I buy? …

Caravan Tyres Year 
Where on the tyres can you find the year of manufacture? I know they have to be changed every 7 years.

Trumatic s3002 Heater Isolator Switch 
Where is the isolator switch please on the electric side? thanks derek

Solar Panel with 240v 
Will solar panels run 240 and if it will what size panel?

Propane Gas - Abbey County Dorset 
New to caravanning am using my Abbey County Dorset over xmas, can i use propane gas?

How to Empty Water - Bailey 2000 
How do you empty the water from a Bailey 2000?

Winter Draining Down - Lunar Solaris 2006  
We have bought a Lunar Solaris limited edition 2006 twin axel and would like to know all drain points for winter so no water is in it. Ian

Water Pump - Swift 2010 540  
Recently I have found that I have to switch my water pump switch off then on again in order to make the pump work. Then pump will then pressurise the system. …

Fitting Rear Light - Lunar Clubman EB 
I have purchased a rear circular stop tail light for my caravan. when i removed the old rear light i found this had 3 cables to the light white, black …

Excessive Tyre Wear - 2001 Swift Corniche 
Hi, I have a 2001 Swift Corniche with new tyres which have chewed out the inside of the tyres down to the canvas, is there any adjustment on the wheel …

Replacement Drawer Needed - Coachman Amara 520/4 2004 
Anyone know where I can get a replacement drawer for our Coachman Amara 520/4 2004? The top drawer has broken and we would like to get a replacement …

Overrun Assembly Grease Points - Lunar Clubman 2009 
lunar clubman si 2009 where are the overrun assembly grease points?

Leaking in front windows 
We have a Bailey Senator Arizona 2005 It has started having water in the front windows and it has now started to affect the wood. We thought it was …

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Floor Measurement for Carpet Replacement - Sterling Sprite 1997 2 berth 
I would like to know the floor measurements of the Sterling Sprite 1997 2 berth caravan to enable me to purchase the right carpet?

Fuse Box - Elddis Jetstream GT 
elddis jetstream gt where is the 240v fuse box???

Clipper L Gas Fire 
Hi, i have in my caravan gas fire..and i don't know how to open! It's working with gas..when i push the button it's smell gas but i don't know where to …

Water Filter Fitting - Elddis Avante 540 
I have a elddis avante 540 caravan 2010 model. Which way round do i fit the water filter?

Electrics Tripping 
My electrics keep tripping while on mains, have changed heater and looked at all possible connections but keeps doing it?

Change Light Bulb Outside - Atlas Debonaire 
How do i take off casing on my outside lamp so i can change the bulb in my atlas debonaire?

Window Seals - Abi Jubilee Emperor 1992 
What type of window seals do i need to replace the ones in my Abi jubilee emperor 1992?

Tow Bar Electrical Sockets 
I am having a tow bar fitted and would like to know if i need just one socket 16 pin or two sockets. I have not purchased the caravan yet but it will …

No 12v Power - Abbey 418 Twin Axle 1991 
Hi, I am hooked up to mains and all sockets and mains lights are functioning fine. Battery is charging, full battery too. However I have no power to …

Road Lights Not Working - 1994 Buccaneer 
Can you please tell me how to get the road lights to work on my buccaneer caravan 94? Regards Ray

Kitchen Window Removal - Bessacarr 645 
How to remove kitchen window in Bessacarr 645 gl?

Check Light Bulbs - Compass Omega 2008 
Hi, For the toilet and shower lights in my caravan, can someone please tell me how to remove the light covers to check the bulbs?

Water Ingress Through Caravan Aerial? 
Can you advise where water could be entering the caravan in the aerial location. The evidence is water dripping from the aerial cable inside the cupboard. …

Loss of Power - 1996 Swift Challenger 
We have a 1996 swift challenger which when hooked up to electrical supply has lost power to water pump, hot air system, toilet flush, some lights and …

Wheel nut socket size - Elddis Shamal Vogue 1997 
Hi there, I want to do the pads and a service on my Elddis Shamal Vogue 1997. I wonder if you can tell me the Hub Nut size? Thanks Jack .

Radio Wiring Diagram - Sterling Eccles Searcher 2003 
Does anyone have any idea of which wires on the radio connection do what!! There are 2 wiring blocks, one has the speaker wires the other has 4 coloured …

Water Heater - Bessacarr Cameo 525 sl 
Hi We are new to caravanning and have just purchased a Bessacarr Cameo 525 sl. We seem to be losing water from the tank after filling and then get a …

AL-KO Wheel Lock - Compass Omega 
Can someone tell me which wheel lock fits my 2006 compass omega 482?

Red Light and Flush - Lunar Clubman 
Lunar clubman se 2013 cassette toilet red light staying on and flush not working? Any ideas?

Water System 
Can't get water through taps. Pump is running but water coming straight out of pump drain. Elddis XL Typhoon. It sounds as if the tap to drain the …

Windows 
Hi, Where can I purchase Bailey Pageant CD Avallon windows. 1994 model. Thanks. Your best bet would probably to contact a caravan breakers …

VIN number  
I have a Bessacarr Cameo 550 GL 1989 where do I find the VIN number. I need it for insurance purposes, my insurer says it should be a 17 figure number …

Caravan hinges top lockers needed 
Hi wondering where I can get some spare hinges like these for my top lockers..... See attached photo Thanks

Whale Pump - Elddis Xplore 302 
My van has a Whale pump which has developed an annoying fault. When switched on, it delivers a decent and constant stream of water from the bathroom …

Hooking up Mains Water Supply - 1996 Abi Northstar 
Hi all I have a 1996 Abi Northstar and would like to know if it is possible to hook it up to mains water supply and if so what would be involved in the …

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Floor Skins - Swift Challenger 490 
Does a Swift challenger 490 have a single or double skin floor please?

Blind Tensioning - Elddis Wisp 
Can you please explain the procedure for tension the front blinds of my Elddis wisp caravan?

Leaking Front Windows - Compass Omega 
How do I remove and reveal front windows?

Dealing with reluctant dealers 
What is the best strategy when attempting to get dealers to behave reasonably and responsibly when there is a warranty issue that goes on and on. The …

al ko hitch lock - Swift Challenger 
Hi, We have just bought a Swift Challenger caravan and we want to buy an al ko hitch lock for it but there are so many. Please could any1 help and …

Whale Pump Instead of Truma Crystal Pump? 
I have a caravan which has a Truma Crystal submersible water pump. I want to buy a new pump and was wondering if I have to get a Truma one or can I …

Water pump replacement 
Where can i buy a Reich submersible pump (twin 19L) WITHOUT a reverse valve? A few sites advertise but when I contact them directly they do not have them …

Touch up spray paint for caravan. 
I have Willerby Salisbury 2000 Static caravan which got outside paint scratched during winter, I want some spray paint just to touch it up. Does anyone …

1999 Swift Corniche 15/2e fault on 12v system 
Fanheater, radio, main interior lights and aerialpack not working on 12v system mains. 240 power working. Any idea what problem is? It could be …

Where to connect the water from a water hog to caravan 
Hi I am new to caravanning and was wondering if anyone knew where you connect the water hogg to the caravan on a Bessacarr 470GL, Thanks Jamie …

Half Interior Lights & CD/DVD no 12v, yet fuses okay 
I have a Bailey Senator 6 - fuses are okay - yet interior lights in front half of van plus CD/DVD player and Antenna booster are not receiving 12v supply. …

Jack Location 
Hi, Please can you tell me does a Lunar Clubman 475 have a jack and if so where is it? Thanks in advance. Most caravans do not come with …

Front Locker Leaking 
My front locker is always wet inside after travelling in the rain. I took it back to my dealer as it is a 2013 model to be repaired. They said nothing …

Water Tank 
I have a Bessacarr Cameo 470 GL but cannot find a way to drain the on board water tank. can anyone help? Have you tried looking underneath the …

Simple question for experienced caravaners 
Can I plug in to my house socket using the "rat tail" then plug the caravan lead into that. If by rat tail you mean a 13amp mains adapter plug, then …

Caravan Wallboard 
Hi we have a 1998 Swift Corniche 15/2e caravan and need to replace a wallboard can anyone help with the colour we know it's Elgin but not sure which one …

Carver Cascade 2GE 
Hi, I have a 1994 Swift Corniche fitted with a Cascade 2GE water heater. Unfortunately the gas heating part has failed. When switching it on the green …

Mis-sold 
I had recently bough a caravan a couple of months ago privately and the guy who I bought it off told me and it is on the paperwork that it was a 2003 model, …

Can tall people go caravanning? 
We're thinking of upgrading from a tent to a caravan. When we started looking at vans none of them seemed to have enough headroom for my boyfriend who …

Caravan Solar Panel 
I want to fit a solar panel to the roof of my new Sprite Musketeer TD but I need to know the layout of the wood frame of the roof in order to secure the …

Can you buy small 4 berth caravans? 
Can anyone recommend a small 4 berth caravan,make and model.We bought a 2 berth that fits perfect on our drive way. It's a Swift Corniche 14/2 full lenght …

Remote Control 
How do I use the remote control on my Reich move control II. Do I have to press the buttons twice for some reason.The book that came with it doesn't tell …

Altas Concept Static 
The door on my Atlas Concept Static caravan is out of alignment and I was wondering whether you could please advise me if the hinges are adjustable in …

Elddis Whirlwind, Cushion Dimensions 
Hello - do you happen to know the caravan bed cushion size for the Elddis Whirlwind caravan? I need to make a cover and at the moment the caravan is in …

Weights and Specification for a 2004 Sterling Eccles Jewel 
Please could you tell me the weights and specification for a 2004 Sterling Eccles Jewel. I want to see if I can tow it with a Volvo V70 2.4 turbo petrol. …

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Replacement Caravan Carpets 
We have just purchased a 2005 Coachman Amara 530/4. It is immaculate other than a very worn fitted carpet. Could you tell me if it is possible to replace …

Awning Sizes for ACE Caravans 
Please could you tell me what the size of my awning is for my 1996 Ace award tristar caravan, we have a porch awning but when we go away for a long week …

Spongy Floor 
I just want to know why the floor feels spongy underneath my caravan. It looks sound but somebody has told me that it must be damp? Can anyone help me …

Caravan Height - Sprite Musketeer 
I have a Sprite Musketeer caravan from 1982 and I need to know its height, length and width. Could you possibly help me at all with this? Many thanks. …

CARAVAN WINDOW QUESTIONS 
Do you know whether I can just replace the double glazed unit on my Challenger caravans side window? It is cracked and definitely needs replacing. Any …

CARAVAN TOILET QUESTIONS 
I have a problem with the swivel bowl / electric flush Thetford toilet in my 2009 Bailey Ranger GT60 400/4 caravan. Since new the toilet bowl has leaked …

Caravan Stereo Memory Feed 
Hi I have just purchased a Lunar Lexon EB (2001) and it has a Kenwood stereo fitted. It is isolated on the 12/240 electric panel and the problem I have …

Broken Corner Stay on my Caravan 
Would you happen to know how I would replace a corner stay leg on a Bailey Pageant Cabriolet caravan? Many thanks for your help with this matter. Jan …

CARAVAN SERVICING QUESTIONS 
Can you tell me what is completed when a caravan service takes place. We need to have ours serviced before we take it out early next year but obviously …

CARAVAN TYRE / WHEEL QUESTIONS 
Does anyone have any idea which model of Alko spare wheel carrier I would need for a 1996 Fleetwood Garland 148-1 EK? I see on Alko's website there are …

CARAVAN DAMP / LEAK QUESTIONS 
If a caravan has had damp on two occassions within its 4 year lifetime but the damp has been repaired by a dealer and the van has been serviced anually …

CARAVAN HEATING QUESTIONS 
I own a 2005 Coachman caravan and the front case has come off the fire - does anybody know the secret of refitting it as I seem to be able to fit the top …

CARAVAN WATER PUMP QUESTIONS 
Do you know - should the yellow stop valve be pointing upwards or lying flat to enable the water to come through to the taps. Many thanks. By the …

CARAVAN OVEN QUESTIONS 
We had an unfortunate mishap with our cooker and have broken the outer glass door. Does anyone have any suggestion where to buy a replacement? The cooker …

CARAVAN WATER / BATHROOM QUESTIONS 
I fitted a new shower head with hose to the existing tap. Now I don't have any pressure. The water is coming out but only a trickle. The water in kitchen …

CARAVAN GAS QUESTIONS 
My caravan cooker works on gas with no problem but the gas fire and fridge do not want to start on gas - what could be the problem? I really need help …

1969 Fisher Holivan Weights?? 
I have a 1969 Fisher Holivan that has the beige quilted sides. It is a 2 berth with rear, near side stable door, kitchen across the back wall with a large …

CARAVAN ELECTRICAL QUESTIONS 
We have a 1990 Avondale Perle caravan. We are new to caravanning and have little knowledge of how they work! We have recently just plugged the main hookup …

CARAVAN LIGHT QUESTIONS 
My caravan indicator light on the near side doesn't work. The warning buzzer works as normal though but no flashing from the bulb. I have checked the bulb …

CARAVAN MANUAL / HANDBOOK QUESTIONS 
Does anyone have a manual or know were i can get one for Fleetwood Heritage 600 EB? Your best bet would be to try the Fleetwood Owners Club to see …

CARAVAN FRIDGE QUESTIONS 
I have just purchased a Bailey Ranger 380/2 which has on board a 3 way fridge. My towbar has two lots of electric plugs. I was told one is for the back …

BAILEY CARAVAN QUESTIONS 
I was wondering if any one could help. I have just carried out a service and have the new Alko hub nuts ready to fit and wanted to know the hub nut torque …

ABI Adventurer Info 
Has anyone got any information on the ABI Adventurer caravans. It was only made for a few years and has a rear entrance door. Would love to know how to …

CARAVAN PAINT & COLOUR QUESTIONS 
Do you happen to know of anywhere that sells a paint touch-up pen for a Bailey Senator caravan as I dropped an awning pole and it scratched some paint …

What Tow Car? 
We are looking for a new tow car. Been looking at the new Golf Estate 1.6 which the dealer said it would tow our Elddis Avante 474 but that's hard to get …

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CARAVAN ROOF NOISE QUESTIONS 
Is it normal to have a caravan roof that rattles and drums in a wind? On our Swift Charisma 540, it wakes us up at night, and I'm concerned that the constant …

CARAVAN MOVER QUESTIONS 
My Reich move control motor mover has suddenly stopped driving forward, reverse is not a problem. I have tried doing a reset but this has not changed the …

Thetford door seal - Elddis 
How do I change a toilet door seal on my Elddis, its a Thetford type 3 door.

Water pump not working 
I have connected my battery all interior lights on but battery gauge is showing nil and the water pump is dead .... Any ideas please.

Overhead locker catches adjustment - Bailey Pegasus 534  
The catches on a couple of my overhead lockers won't allow the door to open can the doors be adjusted on the hinges?

Buccaneer Schooner 1994 Advice 
I am looking at buying a 1994 Buccaneer Schooner. Its layout and design seem to be everything we want and it is within budget. Has anyone got/owned …

Electric hook up - Compass Omega 1993 
Where is the electric hook up on a Compass omega 1993 model?

12 volt system - Avondale Leda Wenlock 
Zig Panel MK 101 (Dart/Leda) Having acquired this caravan (it's our first) which is in very good condition and has been well looked after. I have fitted …

Fridge socket location - Abbey Freestyle 500 
I am looking for the fridge socket as fridge is not working and engineer advises to check socket before he orders a new element as he may have a wasted …

Shower rail loose - Abbey GTS Vogue 415 2000 
The shower rail which holds the shower head has come loose on the sidewall. I can't see any way of tightening it up. Mike

Door seal - Swift Conqueror 2003 
What type of door seal do I need for 2003 swift conqueror please. Just bought second hand. Thanks Sue

Remove rooflights - Elddis Avante 524 
I can't see the way to remove rooflights in an Elddis avante 524 2003 model. ken

Battery charger - Ace Globetrotter  
Where would I find the charger for my Ace Globetrotter caravan?

Taps - Swift Archway Barnwell L 2001 
Hi I have a Swift Archway Barnwell L 2001 model. I have to turn the kitchen tap in order to get water in the bathroom. Anyone have any ideas? …

Rear near side light part number - Coachman Amara 480 /4 2000  
Hi could anyone help me please, I need a new rear light on my Coachman Amara 480 /4 made in the year 2000. I have seen one that looks the same but the …

Drawer locator not staying closed - Bailey Pageant Burgundy 
I have a Bailey Pageant burgundy and the drawer above the heater no longer stays closed. Any ideas?

Removing wet locker door - Abbey vogue 495 
How do I remove wet locker door and frame?

Delaminating floor - Swift Challenger 500  
Can someone tell me the depth of floor for repair.

Mains Charger Fault on Bailey Olympus 525 
On connecting to the 240V supply after winter lay-up I noticed the voltage indicator was pulsing between 12 and 13 volts. On switching the internal lights …

Replacement battery box hinges - Lunar Lexon SE 
Where to purchase replacement battery box hinges? Because of the proximity of my neighbour's house wall and the fact my motor mover had packed up due …

Toilet not flushing - Sterling europa 495 2009 model 
We had our van repaired as some damp was found in the back wall. Now our toilet won't flush we have changed the fuse but it still wont work any ideas …

LED awning light replacement - Swift Conqueror 645 2009  
I need to replace the external awning led strip light above the entrance door but unable to see how to remove existing strip and get to wiring terminals. …

Tail lights not working - Bailey 534 
Hi can anyone help please my 2010 tail lights and LED handle lights don't work however the brake, indicator and reverse lights work fine. I have checked …

Laying laminate flooring in a static caravan 
Hi Can someone please tell me what underlay I use if putting laminate flooring in a static caravan? And also can you remove the fixed seating to put the …

Thetford Toilet Switch 
Red wire has broken off switch, how can I put it back on has there is no screw?

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AL-KO hitch lock extra key 
Can't get a second key for hitch lock been advised by al-ko to replace barrel and get 2 keys which they would provide. Is there any other option?

Dripping overflow - Coachman Pastiche 2010 
Water is dripping from overflow pipe of hot water system in my Coachman Pastiche 2010 caravan. Any ideas gratefully accepted. Thanks.

Tap Leaking Washroom Cupboard - 2006 Bailey Wyoming  
The tap is leaking in our washroom cupboard. How can i remove the tap to investigate and repair or replace?

Paint Colour - Willerby Vogue 2005 
Could you please advise what paint to use on scratches on the outside of our caravan and the colour of above model?

Wall Mounted Caravan Headboards Removal 
I have a Willerby westmorland caravan, some of the headboards are a little tatty and need replacing. Any ideas on how they are secured to the wall, …

Water pump 
The water pump is working but the water is not getting to the taps, help.

Indicator Light Cover Removal - Elddis Avante 505 
I can't seem to get the off side indicator light off to change the bulb. Is there a knack as I don't want to snap it. Thanks si

Caravan Aerial - Elddis 1994 Typhon XL 
I have a Elddis 1994 Typhon XL. I have always used a small indoor aerial but signal isn't the best. I have just decided to try the caravan aerial but …

Whale Shower Hose - Avondale Wenlock 
Hi can one help please. My shower hose has cracked on the top where the head screws onto. What should I do, or does anyone know the size of the hose …

Hand Brake Lever Fault - Abi Madura 
I have an Abi Madura caravan and the handbrake does not stay on when applied. All the brakes work well when towing but handbrake ratchet will not stay …

Inflatable Awning Size - Avante 505 
I've a Avante 505 caravan & want to get a inflatable awning - not sure what size to buy?

Brake Shoes for Ace Jubilee Globetrotters 
Please can you let me know what is the Brake Shoe part number for a Ace Jubilee Globetrotter 2005?

Rooflight Cover Size - 1995 ABI Jubilee 
Hi can you tell me what size roof cover I will need for my 1995 ABI jubilee caravan. Unfortunately I cannot measure it as it is presently in Spain. …

Battery charging and alarm system - Bailey Unicorn Barcelona 
I have a 2011 Bailey Unicorn Barcelona. When at home I connect my van to the house mains to keep the battery charged. The handbook states when the van …

Body she'll ripple - Swift 580 
We have a swift 580 caravan, 9 months new. We have noticed the roof section at the rear, around ten inches wide, has rippled. We were told this is normal …

Carver Burglar Alarm - 1996 Abi Brightstar 2 berth 
I have a 1996 Abi Brightstar 2 berth caravan which i have recently bought, and the internal burglar alarm has been disconnected and i want to reinstate …

Replacing Door Frame - Swift Challenger 520 SE 2001 
Some lovely soul broke into my Swift Challenger 520 SE 2001. I need the door frame replaced and wondered if it shares parts with other models or makes. …

Microwave Wall Vent Leak - Lunar 
Has anyone had rain water come in through the microwave wall vent of any caravan? Mine is a Lunar, is there a vent cover available ?

Remove Internal Wall - 2006 Bailey Moselle 
I have a 2006 Bailey Moselle and would like know if it would effect the integrity of the shell if i re-site the toilet wall and door to create more space …

Which stableizer? 
Hi Can anyone tell me which stableizer I can fit to my 1991 Mardon Dalesman please

Considering Buying an Eccles Elite but Fridge Doesn't Work on Gas 
I'm not overly concerned about the fire but what are the common problems associated with fridges not working on gas ?? How much could I expect to pay …

Water Won't Pump - Bailey Senator Indiana 
Hi there. I have a Bailey Senator Indiana 2007 and I took it out over the new year period and the water would not fill the tank or get in to the caravan …

Shower Vent Cover - 2012 Daydream Retreat 
Hi, I own a 2012 Daydream Retreat. It has double bunks opposite the shower. I want to know is there something I can buy to stop the light coming in and …

230 v Lighting - Bailey Pageant Burgundy 
They don't seem to be working. It's Bailey Pageant Burgundy. Series 6 all 12v and how many are 230 v in this caravan please.

Motor Mover Cables - Bailey Pegasus Rimini gt65 
Hi can some one help me as I purchased a Bailey Pegasus Rimini gt65 caravan last year and I have bought a Powrtouch auto motor mover which i'am installing …

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Wheel Size - Swift Charisma 540 
i have a Swift Charisma 540 2003, could you please tell me what size wheels are on them? Our caravan is in england and im in wales... thank you

External Aerial Socket - Elldis Hurricane 
Hi there. Where is the external aerial socket on a Elldis hurricane 93 model. Checked every where and can't find it. It has an internal socket. …

Alarm Won't Work - Swift Freestyle 550 
We have a Swift Freestyle 550 caravan and the alarm suddenly will not work, any ideas?

Gas Stove Settings - Bailey Avalon 1994 
Hi could anyone please tell me the stove settings for our gas oven that converts to normal oven temperatures. You can email me back at trina91a at …

Reseal Outside Awning Rail 
Can i reseal my awning rail on my caravan?

Extra 240volt Socket - Eccles Elite Onyx 2009 
Extra 240 volt socket fitted between wardrobe and sink. How do I obtain power to the sockets from the mains box, the wire is in position but do not …

How to Remove Gas Oven - Willerby Static Caravan  
How do you remove the gas oven from a Willerby static caravan. The hob and grill work perfectly But I am unable to ignite the oven, both electronically …

Extra Seating - Bailey Pageant Loire 2004 
We have a Bailey Pageant Loire 2004 4 berth. Can you remove the front cabinet from in between the seating area to create extra seating and a larger …

Main Power Won't Stay On  
Hi I have just bought Bailey Ranger 550/6 2003. I plugged in to the mains today at home to test all the bits inside and to my horror the fridge …

Which Al-ko Hitch - Luna Delta 500 1993 
Hi We have a Luna Delta 500 1993 caravan. Could you please advise us which model Al-ko hitch is best suited for our caravan.

Drainage Tap 
Does anyone know where the water drainage tap is on an Avondale Wren?

Roof Lights - Swift Conqueror 590 
Does anyone know the size of Heki rooflight for a swift conqueror 590 twin axle 5 birth caravan?

Bathroom Skylight Size - Elddiss Elusion  
What size is needed to replace the skylight in a 1995 Eldiss Elusion 350/2 bathroom? Aperture seems to be 260mm but smallest on market 280mm?

Corner Steady Sizes - Abi Supreme Jubilee  
I just want one for the n/s front. When ordering are they all the same, i.e. o/s n/s etc?

Battery Problems - Coachman Mirage Vision 
Hi, we have a Coachman Mirage Vision 520/4 1998 model. Last night we ran the pump and it suddenly stopped, the lights in the bathroom, the spotlight/reader …

No Battery Output - Lunar 2001 
12 volt works Ok from the charger system but nothing when the charger is off, battery voltage reads ok. I cannot locate the inline battery fuse 25 …

Draining System of Water - 2013 bailey pegasus gt65 turin 
Just purchased a 2013 bailey pegasus gt65 turin and it doesn't have a handbook as yet but i need to drain the water system and don't know where the drain …

Water Problem - Bailey Pageant Champagne 2000 
Hi all Currently on site in Brean have connected pump, etc., however it runs but water comes out of a plug on left side of van. I presume the water …

Tip Up Sink Toilet Unit - Compass Avantgarde 120 
Is the Thetford Contessa C400 "tip up sink" available on its own or do you have to replace the whole sink back unit?

Wallboard for Coachman VIP 
I need to replace a section of wallboard on my 2005 Coachman VIP. Can anybody tell me what the colour is and where I can buy it Thanks

Crystaline deposit on battery negative terminal 
What is the reason for crystaline deposit forming on caravan battery negative terminal?

Electrics Control Panel not working - Swift Challenger 625 
Connect to 240v lights work and tv but nothing else, like the water pump or aerial for the TV are not working? Control panel will not come on, Swift …

Sink Taps - Swift Challenger 530 
How do I change sink taps on a Swift Challenger 530?

Seat Length - Bessacarr Cameo 535 2005? 
We are looking at the Bessacarr Cameo 535 SL 2005 but cannot find the specifications of the seat length anywhere. Can anyone please tell me? Thank you …

Brake Shoes - Coachman Amara 530/42003  
Could someone point us in the right direction as to where to buy brake shoes for our Coachman Amara 530/42003?

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Cabinet Removal Bailey Senator Camargue 1998  
Hi can anyone shine some light on a problem I am having? I have water ingress which is coming in from possibly a vent which is in a cupboard to do the …

Not sure if the year is correct - Bailey Scorpio 
We are about to purchase a Bailey Scorpio cd 4 berth caravan. The man said he thinks it's a 1996 model but I can't find any data for this caravan from …

Carefull removal of cabinets (1968 Oxford Crusader 15") 
I have a 1968 Oxford Crusader 15" caravan and am endeavoring to remove the cabinets in a fashion in which they can be re-fitted. I would like to take care …

Road Lights - Swift Charisma 2011 
I have recently purchased a 2 year old Charisma. I have found that when reaching my destination after dark, if I keep my foot on the foot brake and switch …

Pegasus 646 
Hi, I'm new to this forum, just bought a 2010 model bailey Pegasus 646 twin axle, max weight is 1740kg full, my car will tow 1800kg max (skoda superb L&K …

lights wont stay on 
I have a bailey senator indiana, with the mains power connected the interior lights keep turning off. The trip swiches are not tripping, but there is a …

Marker lights and license plates lights not working 
My tail lights work okay as do my indicators and brake lights. My marker lights front and back and my license plate lights do not work, I'm puzzled, I've …

Gas heater needs replacement 
I own a 1997 Stirling Europa 740 MB and the gas heater is falling to bits. Where is the best place to buy and get one fitted in the Maidstone area. A reconditioned …

Water pump switch 
Hi, Can you tell me where the water pump switch for a Swift Corniche 14/2 1991 Thanks Not ever having owned a Swift, I am not really sure. All …

Coachman Amara 2004 
Our Drawer catch (the bit that attaches the front of the drawer to the sides) has broken - does anyone know where we can get replacements please? …

Brake shoes for Pegasus 514 year 2010  
Hi I am looking for Brake Shoes for my Bailey Pegasus 514 Caravan Year 2010 Caravan I am on holiday here in Killarney I hope to return to the …

Abbey 214 GTS weight 
The Mass in running order on this caravan is 910 kg could someone please tell me if the fridge, toilet, cooker and water heater is included in the mass …

Swift Classic Baronette 
Can you help me .I have bought this caravan but it has come with no books on the caravan. I would like to be able to find out if there is somewhere I can …

Swift challenger 540 touch up paint colour 
Could you please advise me of the colour of my above caravan and were I can purchase it ,I know it's white but what shade Thanks Your best bet …

Water pump switch 
Water pumps through taps and also comes out of some sort of overflow pipe under the caravan when I turn the taps off it carries on pumping out of this …

Hinges - Abbey 
Does anyone know what metal hinges I can use to replace the plastic one in the overhead lockers of an abbey caravan? thanx

Window Replacement - Bailey Beachcomber 
Hi, my centre front window dropped out of its rail and smashed. The rubber seal and the rail are both damaged. It's a 1995 Bailey Beachcomber. I need help, …

Alko tow bar - Elddis Elusion 
We have an Elddis Elusion 1995 caravan 4 berth with Alko. We had an Alko tow bat fitted to car do we need another stabliiser bar fitted or is the alko …

Gas locker door stuck 
I can't unlock the gas locker on my Bailey Pageant; assuming the key is the same one as for door and all the other locks (I haven't got any other keys) …

Caravan roof paint 
My Elddis caravan roof paint is flaking and I want to repaint it. The roof is made of plastic and seems to flex. Do I need special paint that will not …

Tap Mixer Make - Sterling Europa 495 2011 
I have mixer tap on basin and I would like to know the make of the mixer?

How often should I change my Water filters 
I have checked all of my handbooks supplied with my Buccaneer caravan and cannot find any mention of the water filter fitted. I would like to know how …

Awning Light Bulb - Elddis Avante  
What size is the bulb needed for an Elddis Avante 362 caravan please? Try your local caravan dealer, they should be able to supply you with the correct …

Replacement Carpets - Lunar Clubman EB 2008 
Hi I've got a Clubman eb 2008, where could l get replacement carpets from and how much? Thanks

Fitting Digital TV Aerial - 2008 Fleetwood Symphony 
Hi, I want to fit an aerial to my caravan, I have followed the coax cable back to the direction of the bedroom sink/wardrobe before loosing sight of it. …

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Shelf for Bathroom - ABI Broughton 
We have just bought an ABI Broughton static van, it has a small en suite off the bedroom and we would like to put up a small shelf. However we are …

Skylight Handle Failed - Hobby Prestige 2007 
The gear mechanism on my skylight handle seems to have failed, my skylight will not close. Not sure if it's Fiamma or Remi skylight, read on a few sites …

Road Light Fuses - Stirling Europa 1995 
Hi does anyone know where the fuses are located on the Stirling Europa 1995 500es 3 berth? I have no left hand indicator, brake light and n/s awning …

Heatstore Switch - Lunar caravan  
When I switch the heatstore switch on it trips the main trip switch out? Any ideas? Thanks.

Water pump pressure - Sterling Eccles 
We have a sterling eccles caravan 2004 model. I have put a new water pump on and now the water trickles out of the sink tap and shower....any advice please …

Gas type - Elddis Wisp 490 
Hi, I have a 1996 Elddis Wisp 490/4 and would like to know what type of gas that this caravan runs on, Propane or butane or LPG ? Any advice would be greatly …

Electrics Panel - Lunar Clubman 2ck  
I have 2 switches which I am unsure about. The first is labelled "auxiliary" , and the second is "van / car". Can anyone tell me what they are used for …

Replacing rear light bulb 
I have a 2003 Compass Omega 524 and i need to change a rear light bulb. I have removed the light cluster but i cant get the bulb from the holder. The holder …

Height of Caravan  
Hi, Please can someone advise what is the height of a Lunar Lexon EA 2004 twin axle. Many Thanks. I think the height for a 2004 Lunar Lexon …

Internal Lights for an Abbey Stafford County model 1998 
2 of my 3 internal roof lights are not working (the rear internal one is). The fuses are all working- any ideas what might be wrong? It could be …

fixing tow hicth 
Hi, Please can you advise if I can fit Al-ko tow hitch to 1996 Baily Pageant easily myself? Thanks The simple answer is yes. You should get …

Fleetwood Cupboard Door 
I have just had the gas heater removed from my 1994 Fleetwood Colchester and want to put a door over the hole under the wardrobe. Any idea where I can …

Black Streaks 
Is there any thing I can wash my caravan with to stop black streaks appearing?? What we do is to give our caravan a good wash and then spray the …

Toilet flush electrics 
The pump for the flush on the loo does not work pump is ok tested it on a separate feed power to it only reads 5 volts under no load suspect bad conection …

Rear Road Light Bulbs - Bailey Senator 
What are the bulb size and type in the rear road lights on a 2005/6 Bailey Senator 5 Wyoming? If you go to your local caravan dealer, they should …

Caravan and household cookers 
Can I use a normal household cooker in a caravan with propane. Caravan cookers are specifically designed for use with propane or butane and it would …

Avondale Leda Malvern  
When was it in production? I think this caravan was produced between 1989 and 1995 .

Water leak 
Can dust affect the mastic and cause a window (heki light) to leak? Generally, I would say no. When mastic becomes old, it does become hard and brittle …

Caravan cupboard door locks seized 
Our Lunar clubman ES has brilliant cupboard space but all the locks are now seized and we cannot close the cupboards. We checked for damp and there is …

Paint Colour 
Hi, I have a 1991 Compass Mmega caravan and would like to know what colour it is so I can get some touch up paint. Thanks Steve. I believe that …

Gas  
Can you please tell me what type of gas is used on the 2002 Moonstone caravan. Thank you There are two types of gas that you can use. Butane …

Abbey sign on front of caravan 
Is it possible to get a new Abbey sign that is above the front window on my Abbey GTS Vogue 217? The current one has faded beyond recognition …

Axle / Suspension 
Hello, I need to replace the suspension arm bush's on this Axle ...... could anybody please tell me what type and the name of this unit is? Thanks .... …

LUNAR LEXON EB 2003 WINDOWS 
HI, I'M LOOKING FOR REPLACEMENT OFFSIDE WINDOWS FOR MY CARAVAN. THE ONES NOW ARE RIPPLED AS IF TOO MUCH HEAT HAS BEEN ON THEM. CAN ANYONE ADVISE A SUPPLIER …

Towing Coupling. Alko 
I am exporting Coachman caravan from the UK to Australia. The van is still in the uk and I am now back in Australia. What is the title of the standards …

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Towing 
Hi, Please can someone tell me if I can tow a Bailey Olympus 2 525 with a Volvo V70 2.4 se lux auto estate 2010? Thanks. Caravanners use the …

Damp in Bailey Senator Oklahoma 
My 2004 Oklahoma has damp at the front nearside, the bar that holds the window hinges has come away due to the board at the top being rotten, this has …

Hitch 
Hi, Please can you tell me what sort of hitch is on a Bailey Champagne 1998? Also I can get a lock that will fit. Thanks. It is more than likely …

Sterling Solitaire Cupboard latch sticking 
Has anyone had a problem with the list-up cupboard latches sticking on a Sterling Solitaire (2014)? - Thanks, Jim. As we don't own a Sterling I …

How do I replace the cooker door 
Hi, Please can someone advise on how do I replace the oven door on a Spinflow Caprice MK111. Thanks To be perfectly honest, I am not really sure. …

Wheel Size 
I have purchased a Coachman Amara single axle 4 berth but not collecting for 2 weeks.I want to purchase a wheel clamp and need to know the wheel size. …

Breaksystem Bessacarr Cameo 470GL  
The breaks seems to have ceased up i'm looking for a technical drawing of the breaksystem.. or any useful advice. I would advise that you try …

Vauxhall vectra towing a Fleetwood Sonata Symphony 
I have a Fleetwood Sonata Symphony caravan and was wondering if my vauxhall Vectra 1.8 club 03 would be the ideal car to tow it, need advice before I go …

Toilet 
Please can u tell me how I get the fitted toilet to work as when I push the blue button on top of toilet to flush it won't work. It could be that …

Abbey 460 gas problem 
We have just brought an Abbey 460 can cannot get the gas to come through. Is there a tap to run on or off as the previous owner did say he had winterised …

Wiring diagram for a Bailey Senator Carolina (2006) 
Where can I get hold of a wiring diagram for a Bailey Senator Carolina (2006) as I have a problem with the braking lights, or, what colour wire is used …

12volt Fuse 
Hi, Please can someone tell me what does a 12 volt in line fuse look like.? Thanks Basically it is just a plastic casing in which the 12v fuse …

Help I've brought a caravan but previous owner has removed interior is it safe to tow ? 
I've just brought a caravan really cheap but it was being used as an office and they have removed the bathroom wall and rear seat units will this mean …

Weights  
Looking at Lunar Premier 516 with weights of 800 & 1100, will this be the mtpml? As I need to make sure my car will pull it, I have got a 52 plate Scenic …

Corner steady replacement 
Hi, Please could you advise as to what type of corner steady do I need for an Elddis Wisp 450EB? Thanks It is more than likely that you have …

Poor water pressure on 2008 Buccaneer Clipper 
We have experienced poor water pressure since purchasing this van, our previous van was an Eldiss Crusader Storm (same makers similar size and had fantastic …

Swift Corniche 2001 Double bed  
There seems to be a gap between the end of the cushions and the chest of drawers when the double bed is made up. Why is this???? It could that …

Awning size - 1993 Swift Challenger 450/5 
I have a Swift Challenger 450/5 1993 model and I need a new awning. The awning we had did not have a size on it and the info in the caravan certificate …

Taps for a Lunar Premier 415 
Does the Lunar Premier 415 taps have micro switches? If you have taps operated by pressure sensitive switching then you will have a pressure sensitive …

Swift caravan with no front locker 
Hi all, We have just bought a 1992 Swift Rapide 450/5. I intend to modify the inside completely and make it suitable for the 2 of us by fitting a permanent …

Abi St David 2012 
We've only had our caravan a short while and don't know how to drain it down for winter. How many drains are there and how do we do it. Can it be done …

Swift Challenger Gas Valve? 
Hi, I've recently bought a swift challenger 2 berth caravan, (1992ish)when I connected the gas bottle there is no gas coming out of the cooker, the bottle …

How to eliminate draughts from sides/top of 'van fridge in windy weather? 
In a recent windy spell while in my 'van,we experienced severe draughts into the 'van from the fridge sides and top,very cold despite having heater on.I …

Noseweight Gauge 
With all the Noseweight gauges on the market - all different heights - can you use any one or does it need to be close to the hitch ball height in your …

Body Movement 
When towing my Avondale Leda Malvern, there is a loud squeeking noise coming from the front of the caravan. When stopped, I got the kids to jump around …

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Buccaneer Elan 15 (1996) Switches 
On my above caravan, there is a twin switch (12 volt), mounted on the end of the kitchen unit, facing the front of the 'van. One switch operates the 'floor …

What is my caravan made of? 
Can anyone tell me what my caravan is made of it is a 2012 swift sport 554 . We have been making a wheel cover and had a good idea to put very small magnets …

Fitted as standard to an Eldiss 
Hi, I am trying to find out what would have been fitted as standard to a Elddis Wirlwind XL caravan so I can work out what is excluded from the payload. …

Hinges for Fleetwood Colchester 1998 front locker 
I have a 1998 Fleetwood Colchester. The gas locker has a cantilever arrangement which should lift the lid up out of the way when open. However, the levers …

Sprite Musketeer 1973 Towing Weight 
I have just been given a 1973 Sprite Musketeer. Is the a way of finding the towing weight of it as I need to know if I can tow it with my car. It's a 2000 …

Unladen Weight  
Hi, I am trying to find the Unladen weight of Buccaneer Clipper 14 4 berth circa 1988. I have checked the chassis plate on the A frame, but it is to old …

CARAVAN CHASSIS QUESTIONS 
I have a 1989 Mardon Classique 390/2 and have just purchased a Towsure Anti-snake Quick Release Stabiliser for it, the fitting instructions mention 3 types …

Adria Comfort 350A 
Hi Ive bought an Adria Comfort 350A and I can't seem to find what year it is. The Vin letter is P but I think it must be older it doesn't have a cassette …

Avondale Leda 
Hi, Please can you tell me what year did the Avondale start and stop producing their Leda range of caravans. Thanks. I can't be certain, but …

Caravan VIN number 
I have a Fleetwood Colchester 1300/2 1994 and i need the VIN number for me to take out caravan insurance. Hhere do I look for this? In 1992, CRiS …

CARAVAN ROOFLIGHT & ROOFVENT QUESTIONS 
Does anyone know what design of roof light does a Bailey Senator 2004 caravan have installed? Many thanks for any help you can give me regarding this. …

Compass Emperor 2003 
Can anybody please tell me if a gas regulator is fitted to a 2003 Compass Emperor caravan? Or does anyone know how would I find this out? Many thanks. …

Stolen Keys 
The keys were stolen for my Ace Globetrotter. The doors are locked and there is no other way of getting into the caravan. How can I get replacement keys. …

Tap size 
Hi I have a 2002 Compass Omega 534. The Kitchen sink tap has cracked! I'm buying a new one but there are 2 sizes 27mm and 33mm. I don't know which …

Remove Caravan Floor 
My caravan was taken back to Swift for warranty work, they hadn't fitted the chest of drawers in and they fell out damaging the floor. I have refused the …

Caravan - Year of Manufacture 
I am intrested in buying a Bailey Senator Series 5 Caravan. I only have the VIN which is SGBTF07BY60511101. Please could you tell me what year that this …

Caravan Shock Absorbers 
I have a 2005 Moonstone which is in immaculate condition etc. I am wondering if it would be better if i fitted shocker absorbers and also if it is possible …

Break Rod 
Hi, Please can you tell me where I could get a replacement rod for the breaks of a 1990 Avondale Perle caravan. Any advice would be really appreciated. …

RR Evoque 2.2 DIESEL 
Hello, Please could you advise if the Range Rover Evoque will tow without any problems a Stirling Elite Amber Caravan? Any advise would be most welcome. …

TOWING CAR CARAVAN MATCH ROVER /ELDDIS ELUSION 
Could someone please help me as to whether my car ROVER AUTO 618 SI AUTO 1997/8 can tow an ELDDIS ELUSION MODEL 470/2 1995 safely. Desperate for help …

1996 Lunar Premier 415 4 berth  
Hi, a question has already been asked by others re the length of the above van. We are anticipating buying the same model and the vendor has given us a …

Removing Sofa 
Hello there, I have a St David ABI 2010 model. I want to remove the sofa, it is only attached at one point (where the sofa bed is) the other two corner …

Avondale Leda Malvern. 1992 
Hi, I have a 1992 Avondale Leda Malvern and would like to know what type of gas that this caravan runs on, propane or butane? Any advice would be greatly …

Coachman Amara 640 
Hi, I have a Coachman Amara VS 640 and would love to know what the VS means as opposed to a standard Amara 640. Your help would be really appreciated. …

Bouncing touring caravan 
I have a Elddis avante 540 2010. Used this weekend 11/11/11 to 13/11/11 and a friend was towing their caravan behind us and noticed that our caravan was …

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Carbon Monoxide 
Could you please tell me where the carbon monoxide detector is fitted in a 2010 Lunar Clubman caravan ? Thank you for any help you can give me regarding …

1989 Avondale Mayfly Weights 
Please could anyone tell me the laden and unladen weights of a 1989 Avondale Mayfly SE 2 berth caravan. Many thanks for any help you can give me with …

Tow Car 
We have a Bailey Pageant Imperial CD (circa 1994), 3 berth, that we tow with a Mondeo. Unfortunately, this car has been written off in an accident. In …

1996 Lunar Premier 415 Length 
Could you please tell me what the length of a 1996 Lunar Premier 415 caravan is - including the towing hitch. Many thanks for your help with this matter. …

Age of Caravan 
I have an Atlas (states series) Indiana static caravan and I am trying to find out how old it is. Please could anyone help me with this or point me in …

Coachman Amara 530/4 - 2003 
I have just bought a Coachman Amara 530/4 2003 caravan and just want as much information as I can on it. I can't find any decent websites on the internet. …

How to repair a spongy floor. 
We have a floor on our caravan which has become spongy in the kitchen area.Is there a way that it can be repaired by myself to reinforce the floor without …

CARAVAN ROAD LIGHT QUESTIONS 
I have a failed indicator and assume the bulb is faulty but cannot see how to remove the lens to replace bulb. My Manual does not cover this. Can anyone …

CARAVAN TYRE PRESSURE QUESTIONS 
Do you know what tyre presures I should have on my ABI Award Tristar? We would suggest that this information should be somewhere in your caravan manual …

CARAVAN MOT QUESTIONS 
Please could you help as I have recently bought a small caravan and was wondering whether or not it would need an M.O.T? Many thanks for your help with …

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