Storage

Discussion in 'Top Tips & Tricks' started by Hymer Mike, Mar 12, 2016.

  1. Hymer Mike

    Hymer Mike Read Only Funster

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    Hi all,
    how often should I start up the engine and move the MH a few meters back and forth for the sake of the tyres when in storage?
    Thank you.
    Mike.
     
  2. Carol

    Carol Funster Life Member

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    :hiya2: Welcome to Fun
     
  3. fastpat

    fastpat Read Only Funster

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    You should be using it for at least one weekend a month and three weeks away on proper holidays - otherwise you would be better off with a hotel holiday!
     
  4. beacons

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    We move ours about once a week
    and take it out about ever y three weeks
    just to make sure every thing else is ok.
    its better to be out and about than leaving parked for prolonged periods.
     
  5. Minxy Girl

    Minxy Girl Funster Life Member

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    To be honest just moving it backwards and forwards by a few metre's won't really help, it won't do it much good but it might actually be detrimental. You need to take it out for a proper run if you can to get the wheels moving round, the oil warm and lubricating the engine etc.
     
  6. davidbaldam

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    Hi and welcome to FUN, as Mel said try to drive the van every few weeks. (y)
     
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