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Old 08-01-2011, 04:35 PM   #1
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Rockwood 12V Problem

Hello

Just took my new Rockwood 242XR popup trailer out for the second time this year and everything worked great while hooked up to shore power. When I got home I was cleaning out the trailer and noticed that none of the lights or the vent fan was working when not connected to shore power. I checked the battery and the 25 amp fuse located near the battery and everything was fine. Any thoughts on what is causing this problem.

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Old 08-01-2011, 04:41 PM   #2
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Check all of the 12 volt lines for good, clean connections.
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Old 08-01-2011, 05:11 PM   #3
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What did you check on your battery?

My guesses would be either the battery is dead (check voltage with a voltmeter. Its dead if below 10.5V) or a bad connection somewhere (clean the battery terminals and check the battery cables and connections. Tighten the connections as needed).
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Old 08-01-2011, 06:01 PM   #4
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Problem with interior lights and fan.

Is there a safety switch inside the trailer. On our pup if the sink was not put in the up position you would not have any power inside the trailer
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