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I have a 1988 p-30 chassis CLA moorhome,have an issue with a

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I have a 1988 p-30 chassis CLA moorhome,have an issue with a hot 3post solenoid,ingition off there is power to the solenoid ,please help.
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: the trigger wire is hot and a wire is going from the left post to the Battery with a small wire and lug ,the right post is tied to thepositiveside of Battery the solenoid body is hot causing an arch.
JA: Have you tested the battery with a voltmeter? And can you see if it's leaking or not?
Customer: My son tested it with a meter there is power to the solenoid case and the power is being drawn out of the Battery,it starts up okay and after abuot 3 days it is drawn down.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I am not sure if the solenoid is wired correctly,I've gone throuhg online for a 3 post hook up and only found 4 posts solenoids,motorhome is 1988 chevy p-30.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  Randall replied 11 months ago.

Is this the disconnect solenoid?

Expert:  Randall replied 10 months ago.

Not sure if you missed my earlier response the other day? If you still need assistance and more input from me here, please let me know. Thanks!

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