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Old 10-10-2023, 09:07 PM   #1
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Cool 3761fl remote switches

I just purchased a 2021 3761fl. In the control panel there is switch marked "remote switch". The owner said he had no idea what it is for. I suggested that it might activate a remote switch. He said he had not received a remote from Camping World and was told nothing about one (big surprise!). Should this model have a remote and if so, how can I get one?
 
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Old 10-10-2023, 10:43 PM   #2
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What kind of switch is this? A full on and off or is it a momentary type switch that may be used to start a generator?
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What kind of switch is this? A full on and off or is it a momentary type switch that may be used to start a generator?
It is a full on/off switch.
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The salesman in this walk thru video says it is the remote switch to your inverter system
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Yes that switch is for the inverter. I have the same 5th wheel.
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Old 10-12-2023, 08:54 AM   #6
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Thanks for that info. So should that switch be on only when off grid to run frig etc?
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Thanks for that info. So should that switch be on only when off grid to run frig etc?
That is a personal decision. Some only turn their inverter on for travel or boondocking only and some leave it on to pick up the load if shore power is lost. I do the later.
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Thanks for that info. So should that switch be on only when off grid to run frig etc?
On my setup, I have to leave the inverter on for those outlets to have AC power while on shore. The inverter is just passing shore power. The magnum has a built in transfer switch and needs to be on and in bypass mode to work.
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It is for the factory installed inverter which runs 5 receptacles and the fridge on battery when your not on shore power. The inverter is on the roof of the front pass thru drivers side.
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When I did the pdi on my used 2021 3761 fl. I was told to leave it on that it keeps check on the batteries and if they need topped off on charge it takes care of it.
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