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We have a 2012 Thor hurricane 32a. All electrical, 110 and…

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We have a 2012...

We have a 2012 Thor hurricane 32a. All electrical, 110 and 12 volt items work while plugged into shore power. On house battery power only, nothing works. The batteries check good volts and under load test with remote battery tester. Can not read battery power on wall indicator.

Mechanic's Assistant: Does the battery look like it's leaking? And does it have a strong smell -- like sulfur?

My email is ***@******.***.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '12 RV?

Thor Hurricane 32A

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

Had several people look at it and all came up with not much.

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

Hopefully I gave enough info

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Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

I would check the battery power cable feed into the power converter and the ground cable feed to the frame itself and make sure no cables are broken or damaged.You will get 12 volt components to work when plugged into shore power as the converter can put out 12 volts at the same time it is trying to charge the batteries.

But if there is a wire cable connection issue leading from the batteries this can occur.Also if there is a fault with the power converter itself this will cause this issue.Make sure all circuit breakers are on and all fuses are good,then check the cabling over and if all o.k. this can be the power converter itself at fault needing replaced.

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Thanks Pete

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