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Old 08-13-2019, 02:44 PM   #1
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1966 wiring problems

OK.... I'm pretty good at mechanical stuff but really REALLY bad at electrical. I have a 1966 forster 16 foot. I can see that somebody has messed around with the house wiring....so I need a very explicit plain instruction on how to rewire it..... I'm not gonna take the skin off just wire it and cover with conduit.bIneed to knowif the house battery wires run from it to the trailer hitch receiver. I cannot find ANY wires that go from the battery to the actual house. whoever messed with before confused the helll outta me !! They had cut the trailer wires off and there are only four wires to run the brakelights and whatnot. But there are two wiress that go from the truck connection to nothing....just lose. This why I think I'd be better off just running my own wiring for the house....PLEASE HELP ME !!!
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Old 08-13-2019, 02:55 PM   #2
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Sorry but it sounds like you will need in person help for this.

Is the 1966 the year or the model? If that old it may have almost no wiring unless you add it. My parents had one about that age and there were not even any 12v lights, it had a propane light and I believe 120v lights.
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Old 08-13-2019, 03:17 PM   #3
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It has 2 little DC lights in the back by the lower bunk....plus I think the fridge might run off DC as well as propane and AC. It has a battery plate on the tongue and a ground wire.....so It has had DC power in the past
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You might want to log onto a vintage trailer forum.
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Old 08-13-2019, 04:57 PM   #5
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I seriously doubt anyone here can help.
First, your Forester is not a FR product since it was built years before FR was founded.
Second, your Forester is a trailer and today's Forester has always been a Motorhome.
Third, you posted in the Motorhome section of the Forum.

I agree about a vintage trailer forum.
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