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Old 08-14-2019, 05:07 PM   #1
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Access TV power plug

I have a 2017 Windjammer 3025W. I recently needed to reset the TV by unplugging it and plugging it back in. But I could not figure out how to access the plug; and did now want to unplug the power to the whole RV.

How do I get to that plug?
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Old 08-14-2019, 05:19 PM   #2
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You should be able to pull out, the end that plugs into the back of the tv. Not the electrical outlet end.
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You should be able to pull out, the end that plugs into the back of the tv. Not the electrical outlet end.


Nope. On my TV model that end is permanent.
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There should be a circuit breaker that controls the TV, if not then you'll have to cycle the breaker for the wall outlets. You might also try tripping the outlet with the GFCI test button, that shuts off power to all the wall sockets on my rig. One of those will cut the power to your TV.
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There should be a circuit breaker that controls the TV, if not then you'll have to cycle the breaker for the wall outlets. You might also try tripping the outlet with the GFCI test button, that shuts off power to all the wall sockets on my rig. One of those will cut the power to your TV.


So if I want to replace my TV, and the cord is permanently connected to the TV, how do I access that plug?
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Are you saying the TV is hardwired to your trailer? I can't say I've ever heard of that, every one I've seen simply plugged into a conventional wall outlet. Can you see the other end of the cord, not where it attaches to the TV? It might be snaked behind something hiding the outlet.
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Are you saying the TV is hardwired to your trailer? I can't say I've ever heard of that, every one I've seen simply plugged into a conventional wall outlet. Can you see the other end of the cord, not where it attaches to the TV? It might be snaked behind something hiding the outlet.


It goes into a hole behind the radio. I cannot get back far enough to look down the hole to see if there is a plug or if it is hardwired.
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I would guess there is a plug behind the radio or further down. Are there any cabinets or drawers below your radio that it could be hiding in?
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I would guess there is a plug behind the radio or further down. Are there any cabinets or drawers below your radio that it could be hiding in?


No. Iím guessing that I have to pull out the radio, but see no screws.
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Ok, I just looked online at a picture of your model, it looks like the power cord goes through a hole in the top of the counter underneath. I'm willing to bet there's an outlet that all those electronics plug into behind that console, the trick is how to get back there. Have you tried lifting on the counter? It's possible it can be removed, otherwise you'll have to do some investigating to see what can be safely moved out of the way so you can get at least some sort of access.
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No. Iím guessing that I have to pull out the radio, but see no screws.
You guys are fast with the replies! There is usually a face plate that unsnaps and the screws are behind it, but all models differ so don't force anything.
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You guys are fast with the replies! There is usually a face plate that unsnaps and the screws are behind it, but all models differ so don't force anything.


And there is an electric fireplace under the radio. Wonder how hard it is to pull that out.
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And there is an electric fireplace under the radio. Wonder how hard it is to pull that out.
I thought that was what that was. Those takes a good bit of power, I'm curious what kind of wiring is hidden back there.
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Can you post a pic of your radio? Iím betting there is a trim ring hiding screws
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Can you post a pic of your radio? Iím betting there is a trim ring hiding screws
Good call, because the next step would be a chain saw!
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Good call, because the next step would be a chain saw!

The real problem is none of the HDMI ports work anymore. So I may want to replace the TV. To do this I need to get to the plug because the power cord is permanently attached to the TV.

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If all else fails, there is one other option you might consider.
You can cut the wire (make sure all power is off obviously), remove the old TV, then attach a socket to the trailer end of the cord like this:

https://www.homedepot.com/p/Leviton-...2-OR/301305048

Just make sure you wire it properly, especially if there's a ground wire. Then simply plug the new TV into that. I'd consider it a last resort, but I don't see why it wouldn't work as long as your comfortable doing that kind of thing.
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Any updates? I do not have one of those but I am thinking it may have pressure clips on the sides.
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Figured it out

The metal trim around the electric fireplace slides up; out of it's clips; and comes right off. Then there are 4 screws holding it in place. Once I get the fireplace out, I have direct access to the plug!
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