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Old 05-21-2016, 06:22 AM   #11
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Was your "booster switch light Off"? Youroo!!
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Old 05-21-2016, 06:38 AM   #12
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Everything worked as expected beside one minor issues that I will take care of. At the campground, we had television cable. I set up the tv and programmed the channels, but nothing was coming in. Next step I did was to bring the cable from the outside post and connect it directly to the TV, and programmed again...... It worked.
The problem (I presume) is between the exterior cable connection on the hybrid, and the antenna booster switch outlet behind the television. Will check it out when you go back home.
On the wall plate behind the TV you should have 2 coax connections on one plate, the one on the right is the antenna and booster, the one on the left should be for the outside cable connection on the side of the camper. On ours its marked "sat aux". I have not ripped into mine to verify that, but was looking at the color coordinated coax from you can see in the rear of the bathroom vanity cabinet going up into that wall. Something easy to check at the campground. Lots of room in that wall for pulling wires up and down, and its stuffed with about 150' of wire coming from the antenna.
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Old 05-22-2016, 06:54 AM   #13
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On the wall plate behind the TV you should have 2 coax connections on one plate, the one on the right is the antenna and booster, the one on the left should be for the outside cable connection on the side of the camper. On ours its marked "sat aux". I have not ripped into mine to verify that, but was looking at the color coordinated coax from you can see in the rear of the bathroom vanity cabinet going up into that wall. Something easy to check at the campground. Lots of room in that wall for pulling wires up and down, and its stuffed with about 150' of wire coming from the antenna.

I removed the plate and noticed the "sat aux" coax connection is strictly for Satellite.
The "cable" wire is connected on the antenna/booster side.
Youroo is right......If you want to use the antenna, you have to turn on the booster switch (green light). If you use the cable, you have to turn it off.
But geezzzzzzzzzzzz !!!! there are a lot of connections and wires in that wall !
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Old 05-22-2016, 07:07 AM   #14
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I removed the plate and noticed the "sat aux" coax connection is strictly for Satellite.
The "cable" wire is connected on the antenna/booster side.
Youroo is right......If you want to use the antenna, you have to turn on the booster switch (green light). If you use the cable, you have to turn it off.
But geezzzzzzzzzzzz !!!! there are a lot of connections and wires in that wall !
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Old 05-22-2016, 07:30 AM   #15
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I removed the plate and noticed the "sat aux" coax connection is strictly for Satellite.
The "cable" wire is connected on the antenna/booster side.
Youroo is right......
Yet another project. Now I wonder where the coax that is connected to the sat/aux jack terminates? I didst think Rockwood pre wired Roos for a roof mounted dish but stanger things have happened I guess? Anyway I need to pull the exterior cable input from the booster connection so its a direct shot to that sat/aux jack. Thats how I connect my tripod mounted dish setup, and I know those boosters will not pass power backwards out to the dish. I'll never need to use it for cable service.
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Old 05-22-2016, 07:33 AM   #16
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Don't forget to fill the water tank so you can watch it fall out We love our 23ss till the water tank fell out and its been at the shop starting 2 weeks on Tuesday
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Old 05-22-2016, 04:29 PM   #17
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Don't forget to fill the water tank so you can watch it fall out We love our 23ss till the water tank fell out and its been at the shop starting 2 weeks on Tuesday
Here's something we never will worry about. This is our third hybrid, and we never used the water tank.
Every campgrounds we go, we take a site with at least water/electricity, and most of the time we have sewer too.
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Yet another project. Now I wonder where the coax that is connected to the sat/aux jack terminates? I didst think Rockwood pre wired Roos for a roof mounted dish but stanger things have happened I guess? Anyway I need to pull the exterior cable input from the booster connection so its a direct shot to that sat/aux jack. Thats how I connect my tripod mounted dish setup, and I know those boosters will not pass power backwards out to the dish. I'll never need to use it for cable service.
The way I saw it, you connect your satellite to the Sat/aux coax input outside the camper and your television to the Sat/aux coax output on the wall plate behind the TV.......the whole satellite thing is not related or connected to the booster switch.
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The way I saw it, you connect your satellite to the Sat/aux coax input outside the camper and your television to the Sat/aux coax output on the wall plate behind the TV.......the whole satellite thing is not related or connected to the booster switch.

You're 100% correct , last night I pulled the entire system apart.

Not one connection was tight including the outside connections, I had to pull the cable/sat port and the one at the exterior TV location and tighten them all. What a birds nest it is in that wall.

As far as the satellite setup they run that exterior connection into a splitter, then one to the sat/aux connection and another to the top coax connection on the wall plate at the rear bunk. It works the way they have it in theory, except the splitter needs to be a power pass splitter, and they used a standard cheapie.
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You're 100% correct , last night I pulled the entire system apart.

Not one connection was tight including the outside connections, I had to pull the cable/sat port and the one at the exterior TV location and tighten them all. What a birds nest it is in that wall.

As far as the satellite setup they run that exterior connection into a splitter, then one to the sat/aux connection and another to the top coax connection on the wall plate at the rear bunk. It works the way they have it in theory, except the splitter needs to be a power pass splitter, and they used a standard cheapie.
I'm laughing reading your post....same here...... nothing is tight, and there is a lot of wiring behind that wall, but at the end it all worked out for us !
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