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Tips and Ideas
(Researched and edited by Chris Sanderson)


This page is dedicated to useful
"Tips and Ideas"
from Suffolk Centre Members.

Special thanks go to Suffolk Centre member
Chris Sanderson for supporting "Tips and Ideas"

If you have any tips and ideas you would like to share with us,
please E-mail

001 Thetford Fridges
002 In Board Water Pumps
003 LED Replacement Lamps
004 Awning Alterations
005 Low Current Consumption Lighting
006 Toilet Leaks
007 Security Aid
008 Winterising - Draining Down Fresh Water
009 Winterising (or any time) Nasty Smells
010 Waste Water Cover Outlets
011 Safety - Watch Your Nose Weight
012 Caravan Security - Is it a big issue ?
013 Help Prevent Water Ingress / Damp Problems
014 Switching Off Your Fridge
015 Window Scratches and Marks
016 Loose Window Catches
017 ALKO Under Chassis Spare Wheel Carrier
018 Gas Leaks
019 Gas Heater Chimney
020 The Small Details - Or are they ?
021 Off Road
022 Thetford Toilet Waste tanks Auto Vent Problems.
023 Breakdown Cover
024 Making the Caravan Rally Field a Safer Place
025 Sticking ALKO Hitch Lever Handles
026 Portable TVs Operating on 12 Volts
027 Stabiliser Handles fouling spare rear door mounted spare wheels on 4 X 4 vehicles
028 Let there be light !
029 Power Ventilators
030 Fridge Problems - Cooling
031 Fridge Problems - Ignition
032 Newsflash - ALKO Spare Wheel Carrier
033 Bulk Head Mounted Gas Regulator
034 Flat Screen TV Storage
035 Sun Lounger Towels
036 Fuel Consumption Tips
037 Security Aid
038 Winter Ice
039 ALKO Hitch & Grease
040 New Windbreaks
041 Hitch-Up Cabling 12N & 12S Plugs
042 Noisy Alko 2004 & 3004 model Stabiliser Hitches
043 Economical Car or Caravan Tracking
044 Tyre Problems
045 Breakdown Cover
046 Spare Wheel Carrier - That old chestnut !
047 Spare Wheel Carrier - R Clips
048 Motor Mover Special Deals - December 2012
049 Swift Group Caravans - Solar Panel Connection Point
050 Thetford Toilets - Jamming Waste Flap
051 Headlights - Cleaning
052 Aquarolls - Day to Day Use
053 Radios in Caravans
054 Clattering Water Flaps
  More tips and ideas to come very soon......  


Our thanks go to Chris Sanderson for supporting "Tips and Ideas"

If you have any tips and ideas you would like to share with us,
please E-mail

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Readers are asked to note that neither the Caravan and Motorhome Club nor the Suffolk Centre can accept responsibility for the quality, reliability, safe delivery, satisfactory operation or effectiveness of any product or services advertised.



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