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Old 11-04-2010, 01:53 AM   #1
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Factory Solar Not Working?

Just purchased 2000 Adventurer & it appears the solar panel is not working.
At any rate the red indicator light is not on.
Could it be the lite is just burned out or?
How can we test this to see if its actually working?
If not working, is it a simple fix?
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Old 11-04-2010, 07:01 AM   #2
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I had a dry solder joint at the monitor pnl pc board behind the red led, repaired it and works fine now. Good luck
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Solar

When we bought our 98 DSDP 2+ yrs ago the original 5w solar panel wasn't lighting up the dash mounted LED charge indicator. With my multimeter, I determined that it was putting out voltage anymore. So I replaced it w/a 15w panel. So far, so good.

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Old 11-04-2010, 08:29 PM   #4
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Our "light" quit working after a year of ownership, and Winnie replaced the controller (the elec. gizmo that lights".
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