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Old 07-11-2012, 08:59 PM   #1
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2008 Hurricane switch issue

Are there any known issues people have run into with the battery shut off switches on Hurricane Motorhomes. I cannot get either the coach or Chassis shut off switches to turn on and reengage. The Chassis with clicks and turns on for a split second then does not engage. The Coach switch does nothing. I did hook up jumper cable from my truck to the Chassis Battery to see if it was dead and that made no difference. Any solutions?

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If, when the switch is activated and you can feel the corresponding solenoid "click", the signal control circuit is good but the solenoid itself has an issue. If you do not feel the solenoid "click", you need to use a volt meter or test light to verify whether you are getting a control signal from the switch. If not there may be fuse(s) on the solenoid that may be blown. A broken wire or loose connection can interrupt the control signal as well.
If, you do have voltage feeding the solenoid and the connections are good, the solenoid again has an issue.

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Read my post. I had the same issue with my 06 hurricane.

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