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RV cable

Hello I have a 2016 Newmar canyon star3710. When I hook up my cable at power bay I have no reception, But if I hook up the cable to the outside TV inlet wire I have reception on all TV's. So I have lost the connection to the splitter. Can anyone tell...

hogbob by Explorer
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What are all of these battery connections on my 17k

We bought a 2016 Nash 17K equipped with what we believe is a factory installed Cummins-Onan generator. The main control panel in the trailer has an ON switch for it, everything points to a factory install. The trailer also has 2 solar panels, one s...

Replacing LP tank in motorhome

My sister and her husband are on a trip from Indiana to Las Vegas in their 1997 Class C. They've not had problems with snow/rain but it has been cold. First night out (Dec. 26) they heard a "pop" and attributed it to one of the dogs dropping a bone o...

External Water Fresh water Tank

So I bought a property in SD, got my pad setup, got power to the site, but no well for water.I thought I would get an external water tank, attach an on demand rv water pump and connect it with a hose to my RV.This way I can get the external tank fill...

JCat by Explorer II
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Roof Opinions Please

I just got my truck camper out of storage for 2 years, and the roof looks horrible. It was under a breathable cover, and I've always cleaned and conditioned it with Camco products. The camper is a 2017 model year Wolf Creek 840 that lives in Califo...

Generator won't start camper air conditioner

Year old Bullet camper, AC General Electric unit lists three model numbers, with a square the manufacturer was supposed to mark the appropriate square, but didn't. It draws 13.2 amps running load which agrees with the smallest model.On house power it...

Auto Change over bit it

so getting the 5th wheel ready for the first trip of the year I was puzzled as to why the microwave display wasn't on and started to get choked as I just had the microwave fixed last year. then I noticed the lights on the tv's were off and the fridg...

Warm fridge / cold freezer (Norcold)

Hello,Fridge gets warm when outside temps are high. The freezer is always ice cold and doesn’t fluctuate. Fridge get very cold when outside temperatures are in low to mid twenties ( Celsius).I checked the refrigerator vent on the roof and I noticed a...

Migsig by Explorer
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Norcold N611 Refrigerator on Propane Issue

Hello, I have a 2021 trailer with a Norcold N611 fridge. It works perfectly on shore power, but when on propane it only cools for a few hours, then turns off. It never stays on for even 24 hours. Sometimes its 2 hours, sometimes 6 hours, but always t...

Dometic duo therm fan issue

Ive got a 97 class c with a duo therm ac unit. When I turn just the fan on my generator bogs down and dies almost immediately(fan doesnt start up). Ive replaced the start and run capacitors as well as the fan motor. Still having the same issue.Th...

AC getting amperage spike after an hour use.

I have a Coleman Mach 3+ non ducted AC. Recently it started having an amperage spike after about an hour and trips a 20amp breaker on the house (I know I need a 30a) or it faults my generator which is a new Champion 3500w generator. It does not trip ...

ouliwei by Explorer
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Norcold N611 sudden AC issue

I have always been running my 2007 N611 on AC shoreline (permanently parked RV).A few weeks ago, AC suddenly stopped working on the fridge, and it went over (auto) to LP without issue. I have tried power cycling and removing AC power several times, b...

elraie by Explorer
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Water heater breaker gets hot and occasionally trips

In our new MH I noticed the water heater breaker was tripping. The coach is 30A and usually we have the AC on. But this seems odd. The dealership is telling to manage my power better. They claim they left it on for an hour and it never tripped. But I...

way2roll by Nomad III
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AC getting amperage spike after an hour use.

I have a Coleman Mach 3+ non ducted AC. Recently it started having an amperage spike after about an hour and trips a 20amp breaker on the house (I know I need a 30a) or it faults my generator which is a new Champion 3500w generator. It does not trip ...

ouliwei by Explorer
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