Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-13-2012, 01:32 AM   #1
Jeffco, MO
tedstr's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Cedar Hill, MO
Posts: 143
Simple Switch Labels

Picked up our new Wildcat 203RL a couple of weeks ago and am now in the process of personalizing it. When you enter the door, there are actually 6 switches mounted underneath the rear wall cabinets. It is a little difficult to read the labels on the switches. Three switches are for lights, white scare light, amber outside and under step lights, and the overhead interior lights. The next switches are for the awning, and two slides. Not sure what switch moves which slide or awning, I made some simple labels from filing folder plastic labels so I could read them without looking under the cabinets. BEDroom slide, DINing room slide, and AWNing. Actually the awning switch is farthest from the actually awning. A very simple idea, but it sure helps knowing what switch moves what.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	switch signs.jpg
Views:	86
Size:	50.0 KB
ID:	13691  


Mary & Ted
2016 Silverback 33IK
2015 GMC Sierra 2500HD CrewCab Diesel/Super Glide Hitch
Days camped 09 -53, 10 -56, 11 -57, 12 - 55, 13 - 46, 14 - 50, 15 - 60, 16 -32
7 FROG Rallies (Goshen(4), Charleston, Amana(2))
tedstr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2012, 07:02 AM   #2
Site Team - Lou
Herk7769's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: South Eastern PA
Posts: 21,367
Nicely done.


Lou and Laura with Bella - German Short Hair Pointer
2008 GMC Sierra 2500HD Crewcab SB Allison Duramax
2010 Flagstaff 8526RLWS - Superglide 3300
Herk7769 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2012, 07:42 AM   #3
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Hartford, AL
Posts: 637
That looks great. Wish you would have thought about that 5 years ago when I had the same situation with my 831RLTS.
2007 Chevy 2500 HD 6.6
2012 Sabre 31RETS
(LA) Lower Alabama
h20ski is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2012, 09:07 AM   #4
Mod free 5er
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Concord, NC
Posts: 24,316
We had the same problem with our 08 Flagstaff 831RLSS that had all the switches mounted on the bottom of the cabinet. I cut a hole in the side of the cabinet and re-mounted the whole panel on the side where you could see it. Was a BUNCH of wire splicing, the wires were about 2" short, all 14 or 16 of them. Then, due to both of us wearing bifocals, had to make labels also. It was not one of Forest Rivers better ideas. Kinda dumb really!
OldCoot is offline   Reply With Quote

led pad

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:45 AM.