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Old 10-24-2018, 04:24 PM   #21
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The guy that did the demo on my first SOB fiver told me to turn that switch off when on shore power. I did that the first time out. All interior stuff worked ok but when I tried to leave the slides wouldn't work. The Battery had only 4 volts left. Called the dealer for help and after 20 minutes of troubleshooting discovered the problem. Have never turned one off since and don't really know why I would.
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Old 10-25-2018, 09:06 AM   #22
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Once again, wouldn't it have been nice for that info to be in the owners manual! Unfortunately, we all have to learn by experience. Makes this forum so important.
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Old 10-25-2018, 06:13 PM   #23
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Better yet, put a disconnect on either the + or - cable so the rig is absolutely disconnected from the battery (if in storage with no shore power). I put mine on the neg cable.
ditto, knife blade disconnect on the Negative side. If I'm working on the rig I never trusted the useless red key, how can you call it a battery disconnect when it doesn't disconnect everything on the 12v side?
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