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The air in the back of our forest river F3 isn't coming

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Hello. The air in the back of our forest river F3 isn't coming on. Any ideas what we might need to check?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
Hi, does the airconditioner use a wall thermostat or are the controls on the ceiling with the ac? Is this a dometic, coleman ect ? Please give me as much information as you can. Are you plugged into shorepower? 30 or 50 amp service,,,,,,,thanks....Michael
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thermastat. 2014 fr3 we r driving so not hooked up. Dometic. Usually works when we r driving.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It is on and we see a temp. Could it be a fuse?
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
so your driving, and using the generator, go to the generator, and check to make sure the breakers have not tripped, and if the thermostat is showing something it is not a fuse,,,,,,,,,does the front ac work and the other receptacles?
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
so your driving, and using the generator, go to the generator, and check to make sure the breakers have not tripped, and if the thermostat is showing something it is not a fuse,,,,,,,,,does the front ac work and the other receptacles?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Does the generator need to be on? Front ac works
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
We rnt sure where the breakers r for the generator. But generator is working.
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
yes if you are not plugged into shorepower the generator needs to be running to operate the roof airconditioner, the breakers are on the control of the generator, where the switch is
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
yes if you are not plugged into shorepower the generator needs to be running to operate the roof airconditioner, the breakers are on the control of the generator, where the switch is
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok we r stopping to try it.
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
thanks, ***** ***** now how you do........
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
also the filter cover for the ac is that an isse? We have it taped on.
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
It would not stop it from comming on
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
thanks, ***** ***** you have some results as I must answer to each of your responses, thanks
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Do we have to take cover off generator?
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
If you dont see the controls, depending on the model of generator, you may need to remove a cover
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Didn't work.
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
what didnt work, please be more specific
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The fan doesn't kick on either
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Flipping the circuit breaker on generator it is an onon4000
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
I still dont understand what your saying to me, ex. we turned on the breakes on the generator they were off, or they were on, I need as much information as you can give me
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
We stopped and went to generator and flipped circuit breaker. That didn't work.
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
Go back inside and check the breakers on the distrabution panel,,,,,,,,,,,,,from here you will need a volt meter