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Old 07-01-2011, 02:03 PM   #1
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All PUMA 259RBSS owners - electrical problem


On the 259RBSS fifth wheel, the main light switch in the camper controls four different lights. A couple of trips back I happened to notice that the switch was having trouble working, then I felt it and it was very hot. I pulled the wall plate off and saw that the connectors were blackened! I haven't had a chance to take it in to get it fixed, but what I do now is only have two of the lights turned on at once. That makes a big difference, but still unnerving. I hope to take it in this weekend to get it fixed, but this seems like a pretty big issue to be able to easily resolve.

In any case, beware of this problem.

I assume that a lot of the other brands, like Salem at least, that have very similar floorplans in their travel trailers also, may have the same problems.
2013 Ram 2500 HEMI 3.73
2011 Puma 259RBSS fifth wheel
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