Grants Pass RV and Auto Repair

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Trucks, Truck Campers and Good Handling

Trucks, Truck Campers and Good Handling

With the volatile fuel prices we’ve been experiencing over the last couple of years, along with a floundering economy, many RVers have been turning their attention to pick-up trucks and campers rather than large motorhomes. Campers are a great alternative, as they are comparatively light weight, maneuverable, and still allow you to tow a boat or trailer. However, trucks that haul a camper, pull a trailer or just carry heavy loads from time to time could benefit from some well-conceived suspension modifications. Using air bags, such as those offered by Air Lift, Firestone and Pacbrake are a great start, but even with these in place, handling is usually far from ideal. When a customer comes into our shop, the first thing we’ll start with is a Road Performance Assessment (RPA) to determine the extent of the truck’s handling issues. Trucks that carry campers often suffer from what we call “tail wagging the dog”. Also common in motorhomes with large rear overhangs, the prob ... read more

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All About Trucks

Welcome to our all-new website and blog

Well, the big day has finally arrived. For years, we pondered a new website–one that was user-friendly, easy to navigate and informative, with an online store where our customers could purchase our SuperSteer products or any other fine products we sell. Needless to say, it was easier said than done–but we finally got our wish. There are many great features about the site that we would like to tell you about. First, the online store. When you click on Products, it will take you directly to the store, which is categorized depending on whether you drive an RV or own a truck. If you are looking for something specific, or can’t see what you’re looking for, simply go to the search bar and type it in. This section of the site is still a work in progress to some degree, so if you don’t find what you’re looking for, please feel free to call us and we’ll be glad to help you. Our service menu covers all the services we provide our customers at Henderson’s Line-Up, so if you have any questi ... read more

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