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I have a 2006 Tiffin Phaeton with a Xantrex Freedom 458.

I have a 2006...

I have a 2006 Tiffin Phaeton with a Xantrex Freedom 458. Last night, we were cooking with an induction hot plate, which we have done many times before. Then there was a click, and now outlet power. All out 120v outlets are also on inverter. We also lost our microwave, AC, and the refrigerator switched to gas. I checked the shore power, and it was fine on both circuits. I reset breakers, and when I turned off the inverter breaker inside the coach, I got all my 120v back, but my batteries are not charging. So now, if my batteries need charging, I have to flip the inverter breaker on, but if I need 120v, I have to turn the breaker off. I checked the Xantrex, With the breaker on, the LED in the first column on the unit flashes, and the second column is steady green. When the breaker is off, the first column LED is steady green, and the second column is a flashing green. Any ideas?

Mechanic's Assistant: Where exactly do you think the noise is coming from? And how long has this been going on?

Noise?

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Phaeton yourself? What have you tried so far?

I have tried everything I typed in my original post. I have also unplugged shore power and plugged it back in. The electrical management system (Progressive Industries) says the power is good. The breakers on the Xantrex never flipped. I never got an overload indication.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I can't think of anything, other than a couple days ago, I plugged a phone charger into a 120v inverter outlet, and it was off. I had to manually turn it on, when it should have switched to inverter power automatically.

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Do you have the Operator's Manual for this and a small digital multimeter? Those will be needed for this diagnosis.

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