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Old 04-02-2012, 03:56 PM   #1
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where is my inverter?

its prob stupid but i cant find the inverter in my 2003 holiday rambler vacationer. it isnt working when i shut off shore power. i just put in new batteries and would like the ability to boondock eventually. ive looked everywhere
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Old 04-02-2012, 04:06 PM   #2
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There should be an inverter control panel near the rest of your electrical management panel.
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Old 04-02-2012, 04:46 PM   #3
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Check under your refrigerator. Mines there. Good luck.
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Old 04-02-2012, 04:48 PM   #4
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I have no Holiday Rambler experience but not all MHs have inverters. I don't have one on mine and have never had one on my 4 MHs. I also have never felt the need for it.
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Old 04-02-2012, 05:27 PM   #5
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Quesiton: Does your unit have an inverter to find? IT is usually an option.

My coach (Different make) did not come with one,, But the Prosine in the basement is.. Well,, after market addition.
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Old 04-02-2012, 06:51 PM   #6
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Look at the charger, you might have an inverter/charger, that's what I have.
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Old 04-02-2012, 07:04 PM   #7
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In your main breaker panel do you have a breaker labled Inverter or Coach Power?
If not, you probably do not have an inverter.
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Old 04-02-2012, 07:55 PM   #8
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On our '05, the inverter is in the right front overhead and it only provides AC power to the TV/VCR equipment. Our system has a EMS with an inverter/converter - charger located just aft of the battery compartment behind the right rear wheel well. Hope that helps. Bob
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Old 04-02-2012, 08:07 PM   #9
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Are you asking about an INVERTER or a CONVERTER. An INVERTER changes 12 volts DC to 110-120 volts AC. A CONVERTER changes 110- 120 volts AC to 12 volts DC to charge the chassis and/or the house batteries and to supply 12 volts to the house lights, refer control board, water pump, etc.
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Old 04-03-2012, 11:30 AM   #10
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Power inverter

Mine is under the frig,very easy to check, and as far as I do know every MH has one or should have, but do not be to hard on yourself for not get it ,take time to find everything on MH, Good Luck.
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Mine is under the frig,very easy to check, and as far as I do know every MH has one or should have, but do not be to hard on yourself for not get it ,take time to find everything on MH, Good Luck.
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Most gas motorhomes of this era offer a voltage inverter as an upgrade/option. A voltage converter would be standard.
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Old 04-03-2012, 02:28 PM   #12
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Inverter?

In my 2003 Holiday Rambler Vacationer there is no inverter. But the converter is in the driver's side rear compartment.
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Old 04-23-2012, 07:58 AM   #13
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thanks everyone. i thought every rv would have an inverter. i have purchased one and feel more prepared to do some dry camping/boondocking. thanks again!
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We just recently purchased a 2005 Alfa SeeYa and found the inverter behind the steps leading into the coach. It wasn't 2 days after arriving back home that the thing went out on us. To make a long story short we ended up vacuuming out the area and blowing all the dirt and stuff out of the inverter itself. Works like a champ and haven't had a problem since. I'm hoping it had just overheated.
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