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Old 09-03-2016, 10:44 AM   #1
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Replacing Coach Battery Disconnect Relay

I am needing to replace the coach battery relay solenoid. Looks like it's been changed in the past (new to us 2003 Monaco Windsor 40 PST) so I need to make sure it was installed correctly before I replace in like manner. Does anyone have a schematic they could share or picture of their like model that would help me? TIA!
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is this the Salesman switch solenoid???

A lot of people just bypass this as it is prone to failure.

Do you have a part number for it.
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If you are replacing what is called by some, the "salesmen disconnect" then my advise is to bypass it. I replaced ours when we first purchased the coach then it failed a few years later while on the road. I used a 3/8" bolt, flat washer, lock washer, nut and some tape to tie the cables together. That was 3 years ago and have never missed it! If I need to disconnect the house batteries I just use the battery disconnect switch in the battery compartment to disconnect them!
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Thanks! It actually was already bypassed...service manager did this at time of our final inspection because it failed. They provided the part and I replaced it today but sounds like I will pack a bolt and be prepared to bypass it again and leave it if we have a problem with it failing. Thanks!
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