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Old 08-08-2011, 12:56 PM   #1
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can not switch to house batterys for emergency start

I have a 1988 coatchman with 454 And I can not switch over for starting when chassy battery low is there a relay or solenoid? The switch is ok.

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Old 08-08-2011, 03:01 PM   #2
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The constant duty solinoid would most likely be located either under the hood or in the same area as the house batteries (under the steps).
Owners manual: http://coachmenrv.com/OwnersManuals/14184681.pdf

BTW - If you have a 454 then you have a P30 chassis. The GM VIN plate (for incomplete chassis) should be mounted somewhere such as in the drivers area.


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Old 08-08-2011, 03:43 PM   #3
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On my "90" I had the same issue. With mine there is a fuse under the drivers hood that is an in-line fuse, That was blown, 15 amp I believe.
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