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Old 06-09-2015, 02:56 PM   #31
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Humor me and check the circuit breakers and fuse panel...
I did check the fuse, it is good. Just for my FYI if the fuse was bad would the blower still come on?
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Old 06-09-2015, 03:04 PM   #32
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Sounds like my first six months. Broken Suburban furnace and more stuff. My water pump kept cycling on for a fraction of a second until I discovered where a worker put a screw through a hot water line. Unit's going in this week for its second set of repairs. I'm sure they'll have it again for three or more weeks.
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Old 06-09-2015, 03:11 PM   #33
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PDI by customer, sorry you are having such problem but lay the blame mostly on the selling dealer for not doing the PDI where most of these issues would have been caught by a real dealer.
Thanks, you are correct. If I had known them what I know now from this forum I might not be having these problems, I guess I have myself to blame also.
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Old 06-09-2015, 03:13 PM   #34
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So let's focus on the furnace for a second.

The blower comes on, so it's not a fuse, but only stays on for ~ 30 seconds. How's the temperature in the RV when you're turning the furnace on? Is it close to the temperature set on the thermostat?

While I'm not intimately familiar with your model, I have an idea - - if the temperature is close to the set point on the thermostat, is it possible that there's a heater vent blowing on the thermostat? I know in my unit the furnace blows HOT air, and if its close to the thermostat it could be tricking the thermostat in to thinking the unit is warm enough.

What happens if you raise the temp on the thermostat to encourage the heater to stay on longer?
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Old 06-09-2015, 03:18 PM   #35
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So let's focus on the furnace for a second.

The blower comes on, so it's not a fuse, but only stays on for ~ 30 seconds. How's the temperature in the RV when you're turning the furnace on? Is it close to the temperature set on the thermostat?

While I'm not intimately familiar with your model, I have an idea - - if the temperature is close to the set point on the thermostat, is it possible that there's a heater vent blowing on the thermostat? I know in my unit the furnace blows HOT air, and if its close to the thermostat it could be tricking the thermostat in to thinking the unit is warm enough.

What happens if you raise the temp on the thermostat to encourage the heater to stay on longer?
I should given more details. The blower comes, but the furnace does not light, I do not smell any propane and I do not hear any clicking like the pilot is trying to light. I have turned the thermostat up to 90 to over come the inside temp.
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Old 06-09-2015, 03:19 PM   #36
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If you shut off the propane and do not turn the thermostat down, it may call for heat but will not start as propane is off. If this happens, you need to shut furnace off ( not just down) and give it a few minutes then try again. Usually this will reset it. On the general subject of quality/warranty, I buy from the lowest priced dealer and assume that most if not all issues will not be covered or I am not willing to give up s summer of using my RV waiting for the warranty game so I fix it myself or pay a reliable local RV service center to fix it. Over the years this has resulted in a positive cash balance and experience and little or no downtime.
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Old 06-09-2015, 03:29 PM   #37
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Old 06-09-2015, 03:59 PM   #38
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Can you access the back of the furnace to see if the ignition wire is attached?

I don't recall if there is a valve on the furnace that can be turned to allow the flow of propane or not (like the refrigerator), if so, is it on?
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Old 06-09-2015, 04:07 PM   #39
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As for buying another PT product again, jury is still out.
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Don't know about yours, but some ovens do not have pilots & must be manually lit every time. Good luck & take advantage of all the knowledge you will find here; they sure have helped me a lot.
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