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Motorhome Features & Guides

See all of our guides for motorhome features by following the link.

Find out how to use all of the following motorhome features by clicking a link below: 

TV wall mount

TV aerial

Bike rack

Leveling the motorhome

Empty the chemical toilet

Hook up the power

Hot water & heating

Roof vent


Exterior Driving away Checklist

Bonnet and Engine

Fire Extinguisher

Fuel Cap

Garage Storage Area

Gas Bottle

Remove Heating Vent

Motorhome Keys

Rear Garage Door

Starting the Vehicle

Emptying the Waste Water Tank

Filling the Water Tank

Operating the Electrical Panel

Cooking in your Motorhome

The Main Door

Operating the Windows

Creating a Bed from the Diner Table

Front Double Bunk Bed

Using the Washroom


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Motorhome Classes and Layouts

- Choosing your Motorhome


Exterior Features Videos

Utilising the equipment in your Motorhome such as the Bike Rack, Engine, Checks, Electrics and Fuel


Exterior Features continued

Getting set up and on the road with tutorials on the Garage, Gas, Heating, Keys, Parking and Starting the Vehicle


Interior Furnishings

Make your Motorhome a real home with adaptable furnishing solutions such as the beds, kitchen and TV.


Interior Features & 3 Berth Placement Variation

Learn what the panels in your Motorhome control, how to use them and operate the windows, doors and vents. If you're hiring a 3 berth model - learn how some features vary.


Motorhome Facts and Videos

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Motorhome Guides - Diner Table Conversion to Bed


Converting Table to a Bed 

For full flexibility, depending on your needs, you can covert the Diner Table into a single or double extra bed. Follow these easy step by step instructions and you and your friends can rest easy in your comfy Motorhome.

You may also be interested in our guide to set up the front double bunk bed.


Remove the Diner Table 

Remove the Table | Step 1 - Lift the Table

This is the Dining Table, it can be lifted gently from the end as shown:

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Remove the Table | Step 2 

Lift the table to an angle of about 45' and gently pull it towards you - it will come lose from the bracket holding it in place, put the table to one side.

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Remove the Table | Step 3 

Remove the Table legs. Hold and twist and pull, as shown:

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Remove the Table | Step 4

Now remove all of the cushions, including the window bolster cushion, and put to one side to create the bed.

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Remove the Table | Step 5

Place the seat belt out of the way in the hole provided as shown:

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Setting up the Bed

Setting up the bed | Step 1

Locate the rubber bung on the underside of the table (shown) 

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Setting up the bed | Step 2

Line up the rubber bung and table edges with the ledge, gently slide back and into position. This is now the configuration for the single bed.

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Setting up the bed | Step 4

This is now the configuration for the single bed. You may replace the cushions for a comfortable single bed, or follow the next steps for creating a double bed space.

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If you have the 3 Berth Model - please skip ahead to the further instructions relating to the variations of this model's bed set up, below.

Otherwise, please continue to step 5 to set up the double bed...

Setting up the bed | Step 5

For a double bed, pull out the side shelf at the base of the bed...

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Setting up the bed | Step 6

And pull out the shelf at the head of the bed, as shown:

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Setting up the bed | Step 7

Now add the cushions to the bed to create he sleeping area. Add the large bolster cushion to the side as shown here:

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Setting up the bed | Step 8

Flatten the cushions, now you have your comfy double bed as shown:

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3 Berth Variation

The 3 berth model has a slight variation in the bed set up. Follow steps to remove the table, and then Setting up the Bed steps 1 - 4, then complete these steps:

3 Berth Variation | Step 5

Pull out the support from under the chair as shown:

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3 Berth Variation | Step 6

Swing this support out from underneath the table:

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3 Berth Variation | Step 7

Pull this support across to make up the base of the bed:

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Your 3 berth Motorhome bed is now ready for you to add the cushions for a good night's sleep.


Replacing the Table

To replace the table, remove the cushions, replace he shelves, return the table leg and then hold at a 45' angle (as shown) and slot back in to place:

Motorhome Hire Diner Table replace.jpg

The Video below shows these steps in action!

Video Guides - Diner Table Conversion to Bed

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Getting to Know your Motorhome

Useful Video Guides on the internal and exterior features of your Motorhome. 

Exterior Features

(Bike Rack, Engine, Checks, Electrics, Fuel)


Exterior Features continued

(Garage, Gas, Heating, Keys, Parking, Starting the Vehicle)


Waste and Water

(Filling and Emptying the Water tanks and using and emptying the Toilet)


Interior Furnishings

(Beds, Cooking, Fridge and Television operation)


Interior Features & 3 berth placement variation

(Electrical, Heating, Doors, Vents and Windows)



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