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Old 08-08-2012, 08:40 AM   #1
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Electrical Ghost

I have a '99 PaceArrow and on the last outing my new coach battery kept dying.
Just bought it 3 weeks ago and prior to our trip we never had any problems.
If I used the disconnect mounted on the battery, never had a problem-but if I forgot to disconnect it would die overnight.
I checked all the basement lights and they are out-tried the "Salesmans switch", nothing, I wandered the coach in the middle of the night looking for faint glows from a light I didn't know about.
Where should I look next? I hate to pay a mechanic $130.00 an hour, without trying everything first.

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Old 08-08-2012, 08:56 AM   #2
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i ASSUME YOU WERENT HOOKED UP TO SHORE POWER SINCE YOUR BATTERY WAS DYINg(stupid caps). You didn't have your fridge on AC and run your batteries down thru the inverter did you?(almost did that but noticed the big draw on the inverter in time and switched to propane. If you have an inverter, is your battery charger on line trying to charge batteries thru the inverter from the batteries?
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