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Old 09-28-2014, 09:12 PM   #1
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Dim Awning Lights

I have a 2015 23ikss we picked up in June. The awning lights are progressively going dim. I have experienced LEDs burning out on other applications but it seems stranges the
At the are all going dim together. No other electrical problems on the unit. Has anyone else seen this on third units? I did leave them on ( by accident) for three days. .
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Old 09-28-2014, 09:16 PM   #2
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From what I'm seeing with these, they are of equal quality as the "china bombs" the trailer rides on. I know that doesn't help you, but since its under warranty, might as well let dealer handle it
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Old 09-29-2014, 11:34 AM   #3
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After 2 trips the only LEDs still burning are the ones over the door on our 2014 183. I hear tell it's a bad design that lets water get to em. Gonna get them replaced after we done camping.


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Old 09-29-2014, 03:24 PM   #4
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Dometic is having issues with these. I got a replacement set from the dealer under warranty but also got a set off of Amazon that are warm white that I will install. I did not like the white light with the awning on. Just not appropriate for a cozy evening around the camper!
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Old 09-29-2014, 03:39 PM   #5
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How would the install work off on online set? Simply cut the wiring and wire in the new one with the exisiting power?
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Old 10-01-2014, 05:47 PM   #6
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Tom Johnson service tells me the awning must be removed to replace them. That's why I'm waiting till I ain't going camping no more this year to take it to them for the warranty work
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Old 10-01-2014, 06:24 PM   #7
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I do not think the awning needs to be removed. I am replacing my lights right now with the awning in place. Its just a matter of cutting the wires and peeling out the old lights which are held in place with adhesive tape, cleaning the track, pressing in the new lights, and reconnecting the wires. All connections should be watertight. My dealer says it is a 30 minute job.
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What are china bombs? See davel1971
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Old 10-01-2014, 07:01 PM   #9
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What are china bombs?
Derogatory phrase for tires made in China. Lots of threads here about them failing and damaging the TT.

Well, I Joined the "China Bomb" Club
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I do not think the awning needs to be removed. I am replacing my lights right now with the awning in place. Its just a matter of cutting the wires and peeling out the old lights which are held in place with adhesive tape, cleaning the track, pressing in the new lights, and reconnecting the wires. All connections should be watertight. My dealer says it is a 30 minute job.

Is yours a dometic 9100 series?


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