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Old 06-07-2015, 10:47 AM   #1
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364 Gfci frustration (rear bathroom)

My 364 has the Gfci pop all the time. It seems like anytime it moves it pops, maybe it is just when I'm switching power types.

Anyways, the main frustration is that the Gfci reset is in the back bathroom which isn't accessible when the slides are closed. This means when we are going down the road I can't watch the front TV if it pops.

Anyone else experiencing this frustration?
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Old 06-07-2015, 11:08 AM   #2
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I have a few questions.
When does it trip? Are you using the same thing when it trips?
Does it do it while on shore power and while on generator?
Does it reset immediately or must you try a few times?

You also never said how old your Georgetown is.
GFCI do fail over time.

Some things that make GFCI trip normally are:
Hair dryer motors and any other motor that pull a lot of amps quickly.
Hope this helps a little in finding the cause.
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Old 06-07-2015, 11:18 AM   #3
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Is there a more accessible outlet on the same circuit?

If there is swap places with the two outlets.
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Old 06-07-2015, 06:53 PM   #4
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Try a new GFI. Many oem are the cheapest the manufacturer can source
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Old 06-07-2015, 08:38 PM   #5
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Yes, there are more accessible outlets on that circuit. Can I switch the reset switch to any of them?

I think it is related to the generator. I noticed it pops the Gfci when it turns off and on .

On a related note, I just hit 20 hours on the generator and it is due for its first oil change. I am returning home from a long weekend trip where the generator was used a lot. I noticed now that I'm home the generator is making a slight stumble sound and the relay transfer switch in the back of the RV click off and on like it's looking for shore power.

The Gfci switch also isn't resetting.
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Old 06-07-2015, 08:56 PM   #6
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No. If you move the outlet down line the other outlets will not be protected. It's a series wiring configuration.


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Old 06-07-2015, 08:58 PM   #7
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Sounds like something is grounding and causing electrical problems. I'd have it looked at.


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Old 06-07-2015, 10:29 PM   #8
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I'd start by replacing the GFCI. I had a similar issue with mine where it would pop anytime I turned on the basement TV. After I validated it wasn't an issue with the TV I replaced the GFCI and haven't had a pop for 3+ years.


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Old 06-08-2015, 09:55 AM   #9
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I just realized the leveling jacks popped a fuse in the battery compartment. I wonder if that was related.
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May be a problem with generator transfer switch. Try new gfci first
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