A Checklist for Your Motorhome

Here’s a list of things to remember to ensure that you don’t miss anything when making checks before setting off and when setting up your motorhome.

Before setting off

  • Empty the waste and fresh water tanks.
  • Clean out toilet cassette if need be.
  • Turn off the gas.
  • Check that doors and windows are shut and locked.
  • Make sure that internal cupboards and any loose items are safely secured.
  • Raise the corner steadies.
  • Remove chocks.
  • Make sure you haven’t left anything behind.

When setting up

  • Steady/ level your motorhome by using ramps under the wheels.
  • Chock the wheels, especially with vehicles that require the hand break to be off.
  • Wind down corner steadies.
  • Turn on appliances and the gas tank.
  • Position the water waste collector.
  • Add toilet fluids.
  • Collect fresh water.
  • Enjoy your holiday!

With this check list you can rest assured that your motorhome is correctly set up, however, don’t forget to make sure that your insurance is up to date too! For information on motorhome insurance give the friendly sales team at Coast a call on Freephone 0800 614 849