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Old 11-08-2010, 05:57 PM   #1
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fireplace doesn't work

I just purchased a 2005 forest river salemn (SMT381FLFB). I can't get the fireplace to work. I checked the outlet and get no voltage. I then plugged the fireplace into a different outlet and it worked. All other outlets in the trailer work. Is this outlet connected to a switch somewhere?

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Old 11-08-2010, 06:37 PM   #2
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Have you checked you breakers in the electrical panel? It may be tripped and just needs to be reset.


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Old 11-08-2010, 06:40 PM   #3
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that or the cheap 'push the wire into the plug' plugin is no good. my entertainment plug is like that. need to replace it..
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Old 11-08-2010, 07:41 PM   #4
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My camper (Flagstaff 8526) has a switch next to the floor by the door that switches from (Fireplace - OFF - Microwave) so that I can't exceed 30 amps.

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Old 11-08-2010, 08:33 PM   #5
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My Wildcat Has the same (fireplace - off - water heater ) .
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