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Old 06-19-2014, 06:51 PM   #11
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The fuse blocks in my 08 have an led that lights if the fuse is open. Sounds like all bath lights were on and and both fans were on high. Been there, done that.
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Old 06-19-2014, 07:40 PM   #12
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12 lights out

One other thing that just came to mind, is the type of fuse to us. don't use fuses that are made in china like the ones they sell in harbor freight. Reason being the blades are to thin and they will not fit right in the fuse hold they us in out Motor Homes, you will wind up with a intermittent connection. I ran in to this problem our coach, I would up pitech the one from HF and bout some made in USA from autozone & PEP boys.


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Old 06-19-2014, 09:19 PM   #13
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He lives in Hawaii, might take a while for replies to catch up to him...lol.

Thanks to the post police for chiming in.....the weight police were getting lonely........lmbo.

Just joking around Dan....lol
Post police I would probably make a good one.

What time is it in Jacksonville Hawaii anyway?

BTW, Bob posted on the other forum that he found the fuse based on what no3putt told him. All is well...
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Old 06-19-2014, 10:44 PM   #14
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How many places in Hawaii could you take a 40 foot RV? Wonder if they charge extra to ship it there?
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Old 06-20-2014, 08:13 AM   #15
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thanks to everyone, new to this forum thing, tried to follow rules but screwed up, (I am still hoping this is the proper way to reply) i'll try to do better. anyway found problem, fuse ok but seems connector behind fuse had some arcing where it couldn't be seen except for a dark spot on the plastic insulator. melted a little bit. replaced crimp on female connector, problem solved......
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Old 06-20-2014, 09:24 AM   #16
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berkshire bedroom, bathroom and vanity 12v lights out

Bob that's good news. It sounds like a dangerous problem and glad it didn't cause a fire.
Welcome to the forum and I would love to hear about RVing in Hawaii. I think you are the first one I have heard of from that beautiful state.
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Old 06-20-2014, 09:27 AM   #17
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Bob that's good news. It sounds like a dangerous problem and glad it didn't cause a fire.
Welcome to the forum and I would love to hear about RVing in Hawaii. I think you are the first one I have heard of from that beautiful state.
X2!! Also, that was a good find with the connector. Could have been a bigger problem if not fixed.
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thanks to everyone, new to this forum thing, tried to follow rules but screwed up, (I am still hoping this is the proper way to reply) i'll try to do better.
Bob, you did not break any rules.
The guys were really giving ME a hard time because I sounded like I might have been getting onto you.

I didn't mean to. I think most would agree my advice was good, but so short it sounded bad. I should have said something like:
"If you post your issue only once, you will be able to easily keep up with the people trying to help you. And you will get lots of help from the FR Berkshire family on here shortly".

BTW, even though you have found your problem, please hang around. I'm pretty new myself and trying to learn as much as I can about my rig before something goes wrong.
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