Tag Archives: RV Systems & Appliances

Serious charging issues after crossed batteries

Man what a mess. Some background. The day before our big trip the chassis batteries had died. Thinking they were old no problem lets swap them out. Well that did not go as planned and the guy doing it hooked … Continue reading

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Rv has 1 house bat. Want to install inverter. Batrery is marine starting.

Bought the class c a month ago. Want to install inverter so kids can watch TV while driving. I do not plan to use the inverter for boondocking. Will use camp ground power or gen power while camping. Turns out … Continue reading

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Do I have the Dreaded Black Pyramid in my GRAY tank???

Recently purchased this 2014 Montana, and it appears that the previous full-timers left the gray tanks open all the time. They both drained very slowly. Read original article on IRV2.

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A/C Nothing inside except vents

Has anyone installed an additional A/C of the newer type where there are only return vents and output vents showing inside? Our Cardinal is prepped for one but the top would have to be cut. The return ducts are there, … Continue reading

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Sticky: Battery storage by Lithium Ion.

Going to try one of these for overnight power. Read original article on IRV2.

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I'm on the level but not according to HWH

The last two campgrounds I have been on very level pads, however when I put my automatic jacks down, HWH, the panel reads excess slope and stops. I can adjust manually, but would like to correct this error . Read … Continue reading

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RV Stereo Wiring Question

I have an old 1991 Pace Arrow 35′ Motor Home I have slowly been upgrading the old electronics to new ones. my question is about the stereo I don’t really listen to the radio much I upgraded my stereo simply … Continue reading

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Norcold blows 3 amp fuse when switched to LP

Norcold 878eg2 immediatly blows the 3 amp fuse on the circuit board when switched onto LP. Read original article on IRV2.

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Testing Inverter?

2001 Coachman on F250 chassis. Read original article on IRV2.

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Onan QD 7500 Auto Pre-Heat Flash

Hold down the start button and the genny is supposed to auto pre-heat and prime the fuel system, yes? At least that’s how mine used to work… used to take maybe 10-15 seconds to “prime” before it would start cranking, … Continue reading

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