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The refrigerator stopped cooling first, then the front panel…

The refrigerator stopped cooling...

The refrigerator stopped cooling first, then the front panel lights went out and the light inside stopped working. I checked the ac and dc power and it was fine. Is the control board the problem?

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

The on/off light on the top of the uit and the inside light.

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

06

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

I have checked the ac and dc power going to the unit and every thing is ok .

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peterpete190
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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.

This is usually a tell tale sign that control board has failed when it slowly starts to die off like this here.I would check the connections to it to make sure they are all clean and tight.I dont suspect a blown fuse since this started to slowly fade out to a complete stop.The wiring and connections do need checked to see if there is a wiring fault leading to the control board or a connection issue but I suspect the control board may have failed.Some RV facilities can test it to make sure if you brought it in to them as well as provide you with a new one.In some cases you can take the part number off of the control unit/board and order it online.it depends on the model and part number but below is one web site that carries some of these.

http://www.dinosaurelectronics.com/Dom_boards.htm

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Thanks Pete

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