RV

Have RV questions? Ask an RV mechanic online.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

We don't get any dc power to dc circuits we have the

Customer Question
We don't get any...

We don't get any dc power to dc circuits we have the inverter on. the battery is up to 100 percent and the power jacks but no power on the trailed dc circuits on only batter is on.

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?

Yes

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

2016 feather

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

I have checked the fuses and charged the batteries checked the inverter and looked for ground failure . the lights were on when first turned on and all at once the shut on and I haven't been them going again. our battery discharged and needed recharged once.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: RV
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own RV Question
Answered in 20 hours by:
12/17/2017
RV Mechanic: Robert, RV Mechanic replied 8 months ago
Robert
Robert, RV Mechanic
Category: RV
Satisfied Customers: 15,055
Experience: 18 yrs. RV experience including Cummins North West, Country Coach, Monaco Coach - vendor certified.
Verified

Hi, I'm Robert. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now and will post back with your reply momentarily.

Ask Your Own RV Question
RV Mechanic: Robert, RV Mechanic replied 8 months ago

Sorry for the delay.....

Can you tell me the make and model of the RV? What is the make and model of the inverter?

Thanks, Robert

Ask Your Own RV Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a rv mechanicLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask gene Your Own Question
gene
gene
gene, RV Mechanic
Category: RV
Satisfied Customers: 1,100
1,100 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 28 yrs exp in the industry

gene is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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

15,055 satisfied customers

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

Wayne

Wayne

RV Mechanic

995 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 >

Related RV Questions
The battery on our motor home, Class C, died. We need to
The battery on our motor home, Class C, died. We need to retract a slide in order to take it to the dealer. Can you help? … read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
Trailer is plugged in to 110 AC. Has been working well for a
Trailer is plugged in to 110 AC. Has been working well for a month. Now a few wall plugs work. No lights, LP detector, furnace or anything else works. Tried testing the AC breakers and they have power… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
The electrical system did not switch to recharge batteries
The electrical system did not switch to recharge batteries when plugged in. We have a fault light on. Can't retract awning … read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
I am docked and plugged into a 50amp 220 line all 120
I am docked and plugged into a 50amp 220 line all 120 circuits are operational but the 12 volt systems are down and the panel lights are all out. The power inverter is making a buzzing sound. Any idea… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
I have a 1993 Holiday rambler navigator and I have replaced
Hi, I have a 1993 Holiday rambler navigator and I have replaced invertor as well as all 4 batteries and yet the invertor stays on all the time and drains the batteries? I have even been plugged in and… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
1998 Sunnybrook Mobile Scout: No 12v power to distribution
1998 Sunnybrook Mobile Scout: No 12v power to distribution panel. Just bought the unit and had it hooked up to 50 amp land power. 12 v systems worked fine. Now moved where I need to run the 12v system… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
All DC power functions have shut down at once on my 2006 Tiffin
All DC power functions have shut down at once on my 2006 Tiffin Allegro Bus. The 6-month old house batteries measure 6V. How do I remedy this?… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
we have no house power. Batteries are new. What did I leave
we have no house power. Batteries are new. What did I leave on . to run it down? And will it recharge as we make our 3oo mile trip tomorrow? Engine has power. Step has power.… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
Electricity gone out in RV. microwave and cab light is working
Electricity gone out in RV. microwave and cab light is working plus outlets work. Refrigerator is out and lighting out. In RV park with 50amp service that our surge protector says is working. Can you … read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
List of problems/symptoms concerning the 12 volt/charging system
List of problems/symptoms concerning the 12 volt/charging system in our MH: Xantrex 2000 watt inverter, RC/GS remote Intellitec Model 700 EMS • Couple of days ago, the EMS system started tripping out … read more
Expert-Repair
Expert-Repair
Owner Kingsland Auto & Marine Services
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
11 satisfied customers
My rv was running of the generator. The generator shut down
My rv was running of the generator. The generator shut down due to low fuel. Now we only get lights on. We can't use the tv or electrical outlets. We are receiving 118 volts.… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
I have a 2005 fleetwood south wind 32v. When connected to
I have a 2005 fleetwood south wind 32v. When connected to shore power or with the generator running the load meter amperage gauge reads 0 amps being pulled but all items are lit on the power status si… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
My fridge keeps swithing to DC power. I just replacded the
My fridge keeps swithing to DC power. I just replacded the axsilery batery. The gas burner dosent ligt, gas is tured on. How can get the fridge to run on AC when pluged in and gas when not pluged in t… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
electrical system..Motor home..keeps shutting..drain on the batteries
WE are having a problem with out electrical system in our 2009 Essence Motor home. The inverter keeps shutting down and causing a drain on the batteries. We contacted our dealer and they said it was t… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
RV...one big enough for us to use to also recharge our batteries
we are going to buy an inverter to use in our RV. we would like to get one big enough for us to use to also recharge our batteries as we are using inverter to watch TV. do you know which inverter will… read more
Michael Reush
Michael Reush
Master Technician
High School or GED
2 satisfied customers
40, 1 slide, 330 hp cummins, 6..68,000 miles..gauge..engine turns
I have a 2000 Allegro Bus, 40', 1 slide, 330 HP Cummins, 6-speed Allison, Freightliner Chasis, with 68,000 miles. When a stop and turn off the ignition, the Norcold refrigerator goes off displaying a … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
14,309 satisfied customers
2004 sunliner: Travel Trailer..12v..recent trip I detect the smell
I have a 2004 Sunline Travel Trailer. It has the original 12v Deep Cycle Battery (24). On the last day of our most recent trip I detect the smell of rotten eggs outside of the trailer. When returned h… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
15,055 satisfied customers
2002 fleetwood: Shore Power..aux Start Fuse blown..chassis Fuse box
My 2002 Fleetwood Southwind is not charging the Main Battery on Shore Power. The inverter is charging the House batteries fine. No fuses are blown on the House DC distribution panel , but I did find t… read more
Michael Reush
Michael Reush
Master Technician
High School or GED
2 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.

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