Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class C Motorhome Discussions
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 10-13-2014, 08:06 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 1
Chinook, battery cutoff switch

Coach Battery cutoff switch!
I cannot find the battery cutoff switch on my (new to me) 1996 Chinook Premier Club, on a 350 Ford Diesel. The manual says " left of the front drivers seat, but it has a fully electric seat adjustment and I can't find any cut off switch anywhere. There is a panel on the headliner that has a green charging light on all the time. I can't turn it off.
Can anyone help?
Thanks
__________________

__________________
Savage B is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 10-13-2014, 08:31 PM   #2
Community Administrator
 
JohnRR's Avatar


 
Fleetwood Owners Club
Workhorse Chassis Owner
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Marquette, Michigan "Da UP"
Posts: 16,940

Good luck with a solution.
__________________

__________________
John & Cathy R.
06 Pace Arrow 38L W24
08 14 Lincoln MKX AWD
See My RV Upgrades
JohnRR is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2014, 01:46 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
cimplexsound's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 762
It sounds like your rig has the same kind of setup as my Dodge. While the chassis or motor battery has a cutoff switch. The house battery has no cutoff. Probably ran directly through the inverter so shutting off the power and unplugging AC power is the only way to remove the house battery safely. This has been a problem with Ford and Dodge in present and older motorhomes.
__________________
cimplexsound is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2014, 07:42 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
Country Coach Owners Club
Retired Fire Service RVer's
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Ocala, Florida
Posts: 6,295
Welcome and glad to meet you!
__________________
FMCA #F431170, GS #822128658, Escapees SKP #112655
2012 Airstream Mercedes Interstate Class B
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
Medico is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
battery



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Battery Tray: Not a Mod, Just a Cleanup JFXG Newmar Owner's Forum 21 12-01-2014 07:33 AM
Hurricane Battery Solenoid mike low Damon 10 07-30-2014 06:05 PM
Battery disconnect switch YooperRookie Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 5 04-07-2014 10:10 PM
Confused About Use of Battery Disconnect Switch TrailerFool Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 8 01-07-2014 04:53 PM
Battery Disconnect switch eglhvn1 Class A Motorhome Discussions 4 01-03-2014 09:09 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:19 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.