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Old 03-14-2011, 06:12 PM   #1
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Just Ordered Optional Heat for my 2306

I just ordered the optional heat for my 2306 today - was $46.93 shipped to my door from PPL Motor Homes out of texas

The part # I bought was Coleman 9233-4551
The model of my Airxcel unit in my camper is 48253A866
I called Airxcell and talked to one of the guys that picked up the phone and was very helpful on getting me the part # I needed for my A/C Unit.

now just got to wait the 3 days for it to be delivers and install it.
Gonna save on some Gas now
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Old 03-14-2011, 08:23 PM   #2
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NICE!

That looks like a great find and its priced right. I have an adjustable electric heater from West Marine (its a carry over from my old camper). The heat option you found takes up no counter or storage space and its always there.

Let us know how easy (or difficult) it is to install.

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Old 03-14-2011, 08:33 PM   #3
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This weekend I had a 1500 watt ceramic space heater and it was still kinda chilly in the camper even with the heater full blast - I guess being in florida makes your blood thinned out and very cold easily

This unit puts out 5,400 watts and will save on gas to cut some of the cold down

from what I was told the only thing you have to do is install the heater element then plug it in and then change the knob on the front of the a/c unit

here is a link to the instructions on how to install the heater - if you want I can do a write up with pictures onhow to install if it will make it easier for you
http://www.rvcomfort.com/pdf_documents/1976356.pdf
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Old 03-15-2011, 07:56 PM   #4
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from what I was told the only thing you have to do is install the heater element then plug it in and then change the knob on the front of the a/c unit

here is a link to the instructions on how to install the heater -
That looks easy enough. And its 5,400 Watts!

Thank you!
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Old 03-20-2011, 11:45 PM   #5
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I got it installed in about 35 miniutes - was very easy
the only tools you will need are a 3/16 Allen Wrench - 2 zip ties - flat head screw driver - philips head screw driver and a cutter to cut the zip tie.
Here are some pictures to help when you go to isntall yours - I put red arrows on the screw locations and once you pull the main panel off with the standard screw driver I would pull the (3) three screws for the plenum before pulling the (8) eight screws that hold the main plastic cover on
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Nice set-up, and looks easy to install and much better than a space heater. On a side note 5460 BTU's is approximately 1600 watts. Still looks like a good system, congrats.
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and a few more pics
SHAZAM!!! That looks like the setup!


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SHAZAM!!! That looks like the setup!


Darren
That should make it an easy descision on installing it now Pictures and all
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That should make it an easy descision on installing it now Pictures and all
No question. That's going in "Samantha."

BOOM!

But will you really need that in sunny Florida???

Thanks for the write-up and the PHOTOS!

I was thinking that the 'heated mattress option' was pretty nice - but the heater/AC combo. That's the stuff!

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