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Hi, I'm Nathan.
Sorry to hear that you're having trouble with this but I'll do my best to help you, Phil.
What is the model of the camera, or of the monitor/system it is to be connected to?
Are these all wired (signal) cameras? Or are they wireless (for the video signal)?If they are only 2 wire, I'd assume they are likely wireless, a 900mhz type or similar.
If it is a wired one, where it wires directly to the monitor/display, you'd expect at least 3 wires, a ground, +12v or +5v, and a signal, or a 4 wire with ground/+ and signal/ground (mini coax type).
Was there a camera there previously? Is this a bracket up top, or down by the bumper?
Can you try turning the parking lights/headlights on and then test if you get any power to it?
Check brakes and flashers/blinkers as well.
What is the complete model number of it? I may be able to find you something from that. If not, I'll opt out and see if another tech has any info on it.
There are a lot of variables here, that line may tied off of something in the bathroom in the back or other wiring that has a blown fuse that you may not even realize.
Sorry I'm not able to locate any schematics for this, because it is a new model it may not be published yet.
I'd check with your dealer on that. I'll opt out and see if another tech here has any info on it.
I saw your question here and was looking at a brochure for the entire line 2016 of trailers (CLICK HERE for Brochure), and noticed on page 15 (item D), that all of these trailers are supposed to come with what they are calling "Rear Camera Prep." and this is supposed to be a "standard feature" on all of these trailers.
Now I have not found the details yet, but I would think that part of the "camera prep" would be to have power and ground connections - right at that mounting point for a Rear camera.
Note: I saw the same pictures that are in the brochure on the "Gallery" page for the manufacturer of these units. CLICK HERE to visit that page and take a look at the gallery.
So what I would recommend it to examine the back of your trailer - at the top-center and see if you have any kind of "Camera Prep" area, and perhaps a cover plate. If so, I would try removing that plate or opening the cover and see if there are power wires there - to connect your current cameras.
Please let me know what you find.
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OK - I have a couple of RV/Trailer places in my area and will try to see if I can get more details about the wiring in this particular series of unit for you.
I will let you know what I find.
Hi again Phil,
Sorry for the delayed response. I did check with the local dealers in my area, and even a couple that were not really in the area, and struck out on getting a schematic/wiring diagram for this trailer and option.
BUT, one person I talked with was kind enough to tell me that when MOST of these cameras are installed (as an option), they normally wire them to the closest "running light" - for both power and ground.
Also, I have a call or two out to the manufacturer, but have not had a callback as of yet. This MAY be because I'm not the "owner" of the unit, and you MAY have a more timely response if you contact them directly. Here is the contact page link: http://forestriverinc.com/ContactUs.aspx
Please let me know what you find and I will let you know if I hear anything more back for the manufacturer.