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I have no power to my 5th wheel. I’m plugged into the house…

Customer Question
I have no power...

I have no power to my 5th wheel

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

I’m plugged into the house with a 30amp connection

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

Hiliday rambler alumscape

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your RV?

2004

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

All the breakers are good,

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

Could the converter be bad

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: RV
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RV Mechanic: peterpete190, Auto Technician replied 3 months ago
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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 am here Sundays through Thursdays from around 5 am to 2 pm Mountain time.If you respond and I do not respond back right away I will do so as soon as I can.

Just to be sure ( as some have missed this check ) do you have power at the outlet on your house you're plugged into.In some cases, an RV can pull to much power and can trip the house breaker.

If this is o.k. and you do have power out to the 5th wheel but no power inside the vehicle and your converter breakers are good this can be the converter itself at fault.It can fail internally causing this issue here as I have seen before in several cases and had to replace.

If more help is needed, use the reply tab to continue our conversation. If no further assistance is needed, kindly rate my service, your 5-star rating is appreciated ( should be a link to click on here or above).You can rate at any time and we can continue to work on your question as this will not close out your question.I work on delivering the best answer and help here but in some cases, it can be difficult to do without seeing the vehicle.

Thanks Pete

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