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Old 01-11-2019, 04:15 PM   #1
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Inverter removed What issues will this cause?

I have a 2002 Sunseeker class C. The inverter had damage and was removed with some wiring. What issues should I expect besides no ac voltage. This unit does have a generator so I can get power that way if needed. Does this effect charging the rear battery? Should I wire up a trickle charger to this battery? When I checked battery fluid it was low in 2 cells.Thanks
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Old 01-11-2019, 04:29 PM   #2
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Do you mean a CONverter, instead of an INverter?
Unless a previous owner installed one, dont think Sunseekers came with a factory inverter, in 2001.
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not sure what type of __verter it was. It was under the bed and had 2 large cables going to the battery and romex to the breaker box. This is on a 2002 sunseeker not 2001.
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without your Converter your House batteries won’t get charged - you’ll need a separate 12v 3 stage Charger - you can plug it into one of your outlets while the generator is running, or on shore power.
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Old 01-12-2019, 08:52 AM   #5
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If it was an Inverter (changes 12 volts to 120 volts) I dought that it controlled all your AC voltage. That comes from shore power and/or generator. Inverter probably supplied a residential fridge, TV outlets. BUT I have known to be wrong in my statements hench the bold probably

If you have a residential fridge you need the inverter.
A converter changes 120 volts to 12 volts. It will have 12-volt fuses attached to it.
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Old 01-12-2019, 09:16 AM   #6
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not sure what type of __verter it was. It was under the bed and had 2 large cables going to the battery and romex to the breaker box. This is on a 2002 sunseeker not 2001.
This thread may help, as it explains WHAT they do in your RV and the items that are controlled by each:

Converter or Inverter (they are different)
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In order for folks here to help you, you'll need to give us some more info. What is the make/model of the device you removed? Inverters and converters are wired very similar but serve very different purposes. The more info you can give, the better advice you will usually receive.
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Old 01-12-2019, 11:01 AM   #8
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In order for folks here to help you, you'll need to give us some more info. What is the make/model of the device you removed? Inverters and converters are wired very similar but serve very different purposes. The more info you can give, the better advice you will usually receive.
It sounds like the Previous Owner removed the device.
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Old 01-12-2019, 12:48 PM   #9
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Correct the device has already been removed. I just have battery cables that go from under the bed to where the battery is and they are disconnected.
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Pictures help too. Sometimes we might see something the original poster doesn't realize is important to solving the mystery.
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