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Old 10-28-2020, 05:06 PM   #1
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98 Chieftain HWH level sensing unit location?

I had an issue with “The Truckster” last weekend. After I leveled the coach (using my bubble levels I’ve installed) the slide would not extend. The panel showed one arrow (out of level). I think that’s normal, but don’t remember. Anyway, I played with the level, got the arrow to turn off, and the slide operated just fine. Had a similar issue pulling it back in.

So I’m looking through my HWH 200 series manual and there’s a “level sensing unit adjustment” documented. There are 3 screws on springs to adjust. I have no idea where this sensing unit is located. Can anyone tell me where to look for this sensor? How big is it?

Any help is appreciated!

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the level sensor will not stop the room from extending.
i would look for a bad connection.
unless your sensor has been replaced, your sensor is a round disc about 4 inches in diameter. its round and black. usually screwed to the under floor in the center of the coach. crawl under and look above the drive shaft. there is a bulletin on the hwh website on adjusting level sensors.
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Old 10-29-2020, 12:14 AM   #3
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Pages 10 & 11 of the Parts Catalog for your coach show the location of the HWH level sensor in the approximate center of the coach as described by azpete above.
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Old 10-29-2020, 03:35 AM   #4
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Thanks for the great information! I just went out to check the connections at the control panel. Everything looked fine, but I pressed on the connectors and all appears to be working fine now!

I really appreciate this forum and the help I receive here!

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90 percent of all problems on hwh systems are from loose or corroded connections.
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Thank you I have been looking for it
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