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I have a 2010 Monaco diplomat.the batteries were being drug…

I have a 2010 Monaco...
I have a 2010 Monaco diplomat.the batteries were being drug down and I could not get power from my shore power,the power plant had no power to starte it.I charged all six batteries,they all tested good but still no power to anything.I started the engine it ran for 10-15 seconds and quit.no power to even the engine now. Put new 41260 transfer switch on two years ago with no problem till now. What can it be? Ron
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H​ow old are those batteries? If they are over 3 years old they should be load tested to be sure they are viable. Batteries and cables account for the largest share of RV electrical problems. Once you rule out those as a proximate cause, we can do some testing on the charging circuit and see if there are issues there. You inverter/charger should put out at least 13.7 VDC or more when you are plugged into shore power. if not we can use a small digital multimeter to find out the problem. Or if there is some AC voltage issue here that is affecting the charging. The make and model of your inverter/charger would be helpful here. Get back to me and let me know when you are ready to test. All follow ups are included in our fee. No time limit. If you remove the batteries for load testing, be sure to take a photo of the cable hookups so you get them back the same way again.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Did a load test they are all in the green .two years old.filled with water,charged each one for 45 minutes. I'm sure batteries are good
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
My ringer was turned off,its on now,sorry.Ron

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