Presented by Burlington RV Master Certified Technicians.
Because of the popularity of our RV Education Service Seminars, Burlington RV Superstore is known as the “Go-To-Place for RV Education.” Please join us for these FREE seminars. A complimentary continental breakfast is served.
The Original 36th Annual Open House & RV Show
Fall is coming and is one of the best times of the year for camping! Your RV appliances are expensive and unique. Some work very differently from the ones in your home and require your attention. Learn how to properly maintain and operate your appliances, particularly as the weather changes. We will cover common maintenance of refrigerators, water heaters, furnaces, air conditioners, awnings, and even TV’s in cold weather. We will also discuss proper and safe handling of Liquid Propane used in many of these appliances.
DATE: Saturday April 6, 2019
Slide out rooms and the mechanisms that operate them have come a long way. In this seminar, you will learn about all the different types of slide out mechanisms, how they operate, and the differences between them. We will discuss how to keep them operating properly through inspection, lubrication, and other maintenance techniques. We will also cover how to maintain the seals and gaskets around your slide outs to keep the elements out.
DATE: Saturday May 4, 2019
Hear from our Certified Technicians about some of the most common RV service problems and how to avoid them. Many have very surprising causes. Come and learn some helpful hints and suggestions to keep the systems in your RV working trouble free and help you with your campground set up. As a bonus we’ll cover helping you understand your warranty and extended warranty and how maintenance will keep them valid.
DATE: Saturday June 1, 2019
Have you seen the movie “RV” with Robin Williams? Well, it’s not really like that. We will show you a portable mock-up of your RV water and waste system so you can see where the water and waste go as you use your RV. We will help you understand how your waste water systems work and how to properly maintain them. Included will be a discussion about odor control, use of chemicals, and how to use and keep your monitor panel reading correctly. Warranty does not cover tank dumping, so make sure you know what you need to do prior to bringing your RV to us for plumbing services.
DATE: Saturday July 6, 2019
Your RV’s power is designed to be mobile. Learn how the electrical system differs from your home and how it works. We will discuss the different types of electrical systems, maintenance and the equipment your RV has that makes it work. We will also cover alternative power such as solar panels and generators, how they work and the size you need to power your RV. Batteries are important too, so we will talk about battery care and maintenance.
DATE: Saturday Aug 3, 2019
Discussing different types of satellites system, and satellites provider and they can affect your choice of a satellite system. Wifi systems that can be another option for entertainment through live streaming. Air TV options that can help with signal strength. Discussing different types of satellite systems, and satellite providers and how they can affect your choice of satellite systems. Wifi systems can be another option for entertainment through live streaming. Also, Air TV options that can help with signal strength.
DATE: Saturday Sep 7, 2019
This is our most popular annual seminar. RV winterization is the most important maintenance you do to your RV to avoid a whole host of problems caused by below freezing temperatures. We will discuss all these potential problems and how to protect your RV against the harsh Midwest winters and avoid huge plumbing repair bills. We will go through the proper steps to get your RV winterized and when this all- important process should be done. You will learn what tools you need to do a proper winterization and how much antifreeze to use. We will discuss important tips on storing your RV including battery care, rodent control, and RV covers for the RV, AC, and tires. If you aren’t ready to give up camping for the winter, we’ll tell you how to camp in cold temps without using your water systems (dry camping).
DATE: Saturday October 5, 2019
This is one of the seminars in our “KNOWING TOWING” series. Learn how to safely tow your car or SUV behind your gas or diesel motorhome. We will discuss flat towing vs tow dollies vs flat-bed trailers. We will discuss all the products needed for towing such as tow bars, base plates, braking systems, lube pumps, driveshaft disconnects, and auxiliary lighting. We can give you a general price guide for costs. They do differ depending on vehicle types!
DATE: Saturday November 2, 2019
While your RV is tucked away in storage for the winter there are things that need to be tended to for the protection of this major investment. We will talk about what you need to be doing periodically over the winter months to protect your RV to keep from experiencing expensive repairs and maintenance once you are ready to prepare it for use again. We will cover items like snow removal from the roof, battery tending, exercising the engine and generator, mouse and rodent control, moisture control from freeze and thaw cycles, wind and roof vent issues, and using an RV cover to avoid wind damage.
DATE: Saturday December 7, 2019
This is one of our most popular seminars. This is your opportunity to meet the guys that work on RVs every day. We will assemble a panel of technicians who will answer all the questions and discuss solutions to problems you experienced this past camping season. Past attendees tell us they learn so much from other RV owners and the questions they have that you forgot to ask. This is a great opportunity to learn useful money saving ideas from the certified technicians who do the repairs.
DATE: Saturday January 4, 2020
(Feel free to email us a question in advance if you like. Send it to firstname.lastname@example.org)
The upcoming camping season is right around the corner! Get a jump start on the camping season and learn how to reverse the winterizing process done last fall. We will show you how to properly remove and dispose of the anti-freeze in your water lines and how to sanitize your water system. We will discuss water filtration and options you have for safe drinking water from your faucet. We will also discuss tips on things to check and do to make sure your RV is safe and ready for another season of use.
DATE: February 1, 2020