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Old 04-20-2016, 04:15 PM   #11
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Old 04-20-2016, 04:20 PM   #12
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I have a brisk air dometic that I installed a month or better ago and I got the compressor to come on at 50 degrees for testing


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Old 04-20-2016, 04:29 PM   #13
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When I first purchased this trailer in early spring a few years back and checked the AC (temp mid 50F) the compressor would not come on, I thought is was defective. Checked again a few weeks later (temp mid 70F) and it worked. Did the same again the following spring with same results.
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Old 04-20-2016, 05:50 PM   #14
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The trailer I own now and the previous trailer I owned were like that. The compressor would not come on if the ambient temp was below 65 degrees.
Since the trailers make has nothing to do with it still at a loss . i've never had issues with Coleman or dometic not coming on at temps below 60 .
when testing the units can't always wait for the temps to warm and again have never had issue with them not coming on in fact there is no program built into them nor the t-stat that prevents it . it's recommended not to use them at temps below 50 because of freeze ups
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Old 04-20-2016, 05:52 PM   #15
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When I first purchased this trailer in early spring a few years back and checked the AC (temp mid 50F) the compressor would not come on, I thought is was defective. Checked again a few weeks later (temp mid 70F) and it worked. Did the same again the following spring with same results.
didn't have the t-stat set low enough then .
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Old 04-20-2016, 08:08 PM   #16
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Had it set to the lowest setting possible with fan on low and did not hear the compressor start up, so I thought there was a low ambient temp control. So now I have no idea why the compressor did not start.
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Old 05-07-2016, 10:16 PM   #17
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OP posted a new thread to give details of his successful A/C repair.
See AC Issue was fixed!
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Old 05-08-2016, 10:40 AM   #18
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Yes! Here is what I posted so others may get the same luck:

Wanted to share some good news for once that might come in handy to others, like myself, who may not know this.
I posted a few weeks ago about my 2015 Primetime Avenger A/C not blowing cold air. After troubleshooting the obvious, I figured it was low/empty of freon but my unit, Coleman Mach, is a closed unit like most I assume. I am also the second owner of the camper so the camper warranty would not rollover to me. HOWEVER! I started looking though my paperwork and got online to find that Coleman gives a two year warranty on their a/c that transfers with the camper owners. I contacted Coleman and they told me to take it to the closest dealer. I did this and now have a brand new Coleman unit on top at the only expense of fuel to drive it to the dealer and back. So be sure to check your individual appliance's paperwork if they go out and see if you are covered, assuming your not the first owner. Just wanted to share for all those not in the know. Saved me $800+ dollars
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