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RV5er 04-01-2016 07:36 PM

Dimming lights
 
The lights in my bathroom (above the mirror and the ceiling light) have become very dim. At the same time, the power to my awning stopped working. All other lights work fine. What is causing this? I'm a newbie and don't know where to start. Also, I am plugged into 50 amp shore power.

SeaDog 04-01-2016 07:59 PM

You might have one of the wire crimps in the ceiling behind the lights coming loose and not making a proper connection. FR using a crimped connection

RV5er 04-01-2016 08:12 PM

How would I check that out?

RV5er 04-01-2016 08:26 PM

I should also say that the RV is stationary. Hasn't been moved since delivery in Dec 2015.
2010 FR Cardinal 3640.

SeaDog 04-01-2016 11:33 PM

Ok there are a couple of things you can do pull down the dimming light fixture and pull on the connection where all the wires come together behind the fixture and see if the wires are loose both the power and neutral. If the loose connection is not there then you need to follow back to where the power connects where it goes thru the wall for the awning.

RV5er 04-01-2016 11:50 PM

Thank you for the info, SeaDog. I will try!


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