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Old 07-09-2012, 10:24 PM   #15
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Don't risk it, I lost a $300.00 onan control board, for a new Muffler and tailpipe.
they paid, after I raised all Hell with them. disconnect all battery cables and the harness connectors to any electronic controllers. Genset, trans, engine.
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Using the loops on the hitch is fine - as long as the reason you need the safety cables is not hitch failure. A surprising number of receiver hitches break or actually fall off (yes, FALL OFF!)
Our hitch didn't fall off but Spartan found all the bolts lose when they checked it at the factory. They torqued all the bolts down and it's been fine ever since.

Our owners manual specifically says to disconnect all the electronics on the chassis.
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