Originally Posted by msimonelli
Maybe I have the terminology wrong. I was told that when I am not plugged into shore power the unit needs to be on to run the residential refrigerator. I turn it on when I'm towing and was told that it didn't need to run when I'm hooked to shore power. Am I missing something? Thanks.
The converter converts 110VAC from shore power to 12V to run lights and 12V appliances as well as charge the battery.
The inverter takes 12VDC from the batter and converts it into 110VAC to run the fridge.
There should be a remote switch to turn inverter on.