RV

Have RV questions? Ask an RV mechanic online.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related RV Questions
I have a 2001 Safari Zanzibar motorhome with a brand-new set
I have a 2001 Safari Zanzibar motorhome with a brand-new set of both chassis and house batteries. When the chassis battery set is connected to the starter motor (dedicated cable) there is a 4 amp draw… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
Dometic refrigerator mod. DM2652RBX, SER NO. 01995242, MFG
Dometic refrigerator mod. DM2652RBX, SER NO. 01995242, MFG NO.###-##-####on lp mode the flame lights and seems to work ok. But a short time later the solenoid starts to click, the light go's on and of… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
13,792 satisfied customers
2016 Montana high country 5 wheel 310 RE. Bought used
2016 Montana high country 5 wheel 310 RE. Bought used batteries won't hold charge gone thru 3 pairs of batteries in a year. That is a problem! I noticed today that the fuse box when I take out a fuse … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
I need a wiring diagram for my 2006 Roadtrek Adventurous to
I need a wiring diagram for my 2006 Roadtrek Adventurous to try to track down what is draining my house batteries. … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
Have JLG 450A with Cat diesel. Alternator putting out 15+
Have JLG 450A with Cat diesel. Alternator putting out 15+ volts, New battery just put in but running about three hours then needs to be charged … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
959 satisfied customers
Having dc issues in my 5th wheel. Might be converter but can
Having dc issues in my 5th wheel. Might be converter but can work around that . Charged new batteries to 80% into last evening - dead this morning with nothing on dc. Panel showing battery strength gi… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
13,792 satisfied customers
I disconnect the ground from all batteries and can still
I disconnect the ground from all batteries and can still draw current (Amp Draw), do you know what may cause this?… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
I recently bought 3 new batteries for my motorhome. Someone
I recently bought 3 new batteries for my motorhome. Someone wired it up for me and every thing worked. Left it set for about 3 weeks and all 3 batteries sre drained and I can not find out anything lef… read more
Pete
Pete
Automotive Diagnostic Specialist
General auto certifications
29,925 satisfied customers
cooling fan..converter..power and my battery is disconnected
The cooling fan on my Cheng 8900 Series converter (Rockwood Roo 2010) won't stop running. I'm hooked up to shore power and my battery is disconnected. Other than the Carbon Monoxide detector, there's … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
2 6v coach batterries wired in my 2006 rv?..cable routing by color
how are the 2 6v coach batterries wired in my 2006 RV? Is there a drawing available of the cable routing by color you can provide?… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
I have a 1999 Winnebago Grang Vectra gas coach that..batteries
I have a 1999 Winnebago Grang Vectra gas coach that has sit about 5 months since I last had her on shore power. Today I charged the house batteries and had to replace one that had gone bad. All batter… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
GM: ground..electrical system was OFF, electricaly disconnected..aux
2006 Southwind 37L, powered by GM 8.1L...Been connected to 120VAC/30amp ground power for 3 months, recently noticed electrical system was "OFF", electricaly disconnected even though ground power was s… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
My trailer has a 5k generator and 120v hook-up..batterys
My trailer has a 5k generator and 120v hook-up. I have two brand new 6v batterys hooked in series. When the generator is running or I'm hooked to my house (120v), it still seems to be drawing from the… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
2004 cardinal 5th Wheel with a 50 amp electrical system...30 seconds
I have a 2004 Cardinal 5th Wheel with a 50 amp electrical system. The converter installed is a WFCO 55 AMP, Model No. WF-9855. The converter cycles every 15-30 seconds. Sometime it will only run 5-10 … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
Voltage..first started..the air, turn signals, etc, and it drops to
I'm having trouble keeping the batteries charged in 92 Adventurer. The voltage when first started is almost 14v. But you turn on the air, turn signals, etc, and it drops to 10v. Does a bad alternator … read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
13,792 satisfied customers
2001 ford: motor home..replaced last year..drain thru the alternater
I have a battery drain on a 2001 ford motorhome. the alternator was replaced last year but when testing for the battery drain it shows a drain thru the alternater and another wire not connected to the… read more
RIP ROBERT
RIP ROBERT
OWNER
High School or GED
761 satisfied customers
2000c: I tried to run my Air Conditioner..generator..my batteries
Last year I tried to run my Air Conditioner with a 2000w generator. Needless to say it did not work. However, the problem I have now (and had ever since) is that my batteries will not retain their cha… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
13,792 satisfied customers
Super: my battery keep going down i..rv..batteries..cab
why is my battery keep going down i have a 2007 class C, tioga rv w/f450 super duty,6.8L. i have to use the auxilary batteries to start.i was told that i have when i turn off engine that i have open a… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
13,792 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Excellent reply, and also very quick. Really sounds like the Expert knows what he is talking about. I will be back to use your service when I need more help with my RV.

DutchUSA

Highly recommend this RV expert. Prompt, good and detailed answers were given. Very willing to help with genuine concern. I will ask for him next time.

JackUSA

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

gene

gene

RV Mechanic

1,100 satisfied customers

28 yrs exp in the industry

Nick

Nick

RVIA Certification

664 satisfied customers

5 years RV repair and reconstruction, Fleetwood RV Training course completion.

Steve F.

Steve F.

RVIA Certification

443 satisfied customers

Journeyman and Master RV technician, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineer. RVIA Technical Consultant

Randall

Randall

RVIA Certification

14,309 satisfied customers

RVDA/RVIA Master Certified Technician with many years experience.

Robert

Robert

RV Mechanic

13,792 satisfied customers

18 yrs. RV experience including Cummins North West, Country Coach, Monaco Coach - vendor certified.

Wayne

Wayne

RV Mechanic

11,561 satisfied customers

Work on several type of Rv engine, Trans, brakes

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

RV Mechanic

514 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x