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Old 10-09-2017, 07:17 PM   #11
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Note there are two auto modes on the thermostat, One for the heat /cool operation and one for the fan. Set heat cool to Cool then go to fan setting and set fan to auto.
We will try this also...thanks.
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Old 10-10-2017, 01:39 PM   #12
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I agree with all those saying the fan is set at a certain speed and needs to be set to "AUTO". It is the fan running all the time not the compressor.
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Old 10-10-2017, 05:15 PM   #13
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I would check it for the amount of refrigerant. If you have a slight leak, the compressor will run more frequently, and if it gets to a certain point, the compressor will run all the time. I think the fan and the compressor are tied together when the thermostat fan switch is set to auto. If there is a leak, it can usually be soldered and more refrigerant can be put into the system with the exception of having a bad condenser.
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Old 10-10-2017, 05:58 PM   #14
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I felt pretty dumb. This is the first RV we have ever owned. We have used it twice and noticed the same thing, that the A/C ran all the time. I assumed it was like how some hotels are, where the fans runs all the time. I decided near the end of the trip to show my wife how it works, and started going thru the different options on the thermostat, and lo and behold, I found the auto. Set the auto when it was set to cool, and it started cycling several times. I keep learning stuff every time we take it out. This forum has certainly helped me out as well.
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Old 10-10-2017, 06:46 PM   #15
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Thanks everyone, I have to wait till this weekend and get the generator out and play with the thermostat, suppose to be in the 80's, right now it is 50 degrees.
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Old 10-10-2017, 06:47 PM   #16
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Good to exercise the generator as well. Let us know how it goes.
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Old 10-10-2017, 06:53 PM   #17
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Good to exercise the generator as well. Let us know how it goes.
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Old 10-14-2017, 04:07 PM   #18
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Good to exercise the generator as well. Let us know how it goes.
Well, the Forum saves my butt again. Fired the Generator up and went to the thermostat and fan setting, pushed the plus button on the right and low and behold there it was the auto setting. I really had no Idea this was embedded in this thermostat and about 45 minutes later the AC kicked off and back on.

Can't thank the members here enough, Thanks again...Bob
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Old 11-19-2017, 10:04 PM   #19
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Thanks for this! I’m not sure how our fan ended up on high, and it was driving me nuts that the heat pump wouldn’t shut down. Just set the fan to auto, and now I have glorious peace!
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Old 11-19-2017, 11:02 PM   #20
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I had the same problem as the OP. Would a digital thermostat correct this? Woke up freezing when it was set to 78.
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