Free 7 Day Trial RV GPS App RV Trip Planner Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Free 7 Day Trial ×
RV Trip Planning Discussions

Go Back   iRV2 Forums > THE OWNER'S CORNER FORUMS > National RV Owner's Forum
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 11-13-2014, 07:40 PM   #15
Junior Member
Join Date: Nov 2014
Posts: 1
where is the converter on a 2004 Dolphin 5342?
alexsin188 is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free! 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 11-13-2014, 08:11 PM   #16
Senior Member
wa8yxm's Avatar
Damon Owners Club
Workhorse Chassis Owner
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 24,023
Converter working: Suspect list
Disconnect switch (may be marked USE/STORE) in STORE (Disconnected/off)
Fuse: blown
Breaker(s) Trpped

What battery control center do you have? Some have a pair of 30 amp breakers in the bottom of the box push UP hard to reset
UNPLUG first, and wait for a bit, then push up HARD, you should feel/hear the click, then plug back in.

On my coach when I 'Gas up' (propane) I kill the 12 volt house system.

one time if failed to re-engage.. (Bad switch) IF this is the problem Post, it was a no cost fix.
Home is where I park it!
wa8yxm is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-2014, 08:25 PM   #17
Senior Member
Belgian's Avatar
National RV Owners Club
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Manhattan Beach, CA
Posts: 695
The converter is located in the right front compartment, on the left wall of the compartment. It is plugged into the outlet that is also on the left wall.
Steve & Jeri
2004 Dolphin 5342
2000 Jeep Cherokee 4X4
Belgian is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-2014, 09:35 PM   #18
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Layton, Utah
Posts: 74
Originally Posted by -LB- View Post
I talked to a guy at Progressive Dynamics today and he couldn't give me a definite on whether the converter is bad or not.....he did suggest pretty much what I intended to do which was plug the unit back in and wait for the converter to make the "revving" noise again.....then check the input and output voltage for the converter to see if it's in specs....if the voltage out of the converter is fluctuating then the converter is bad....if it's anything else, I suppose I'll have to dig some more.....I'd love to be working on it today as the little cold front we got down here has made it quite nice outside but the grass won that battle!!!.....I probably won't get to it till the weekend....I just wanted to give a quick update......
Part of your problem is what my father taught me never to do. He said, and I Quote " don't ever buy a house with a yard bigger than your wife can mow." LOL
2000 Damon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2014, 05:29 AM   #19
Senior Member
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Nov 2013
Posts: 206
I was going to mention the circuit breaker because mine tripped when I changed out the batteries. I spent all day looking for it and being an electrician it was difficult to find and when I did I didn't know they were resettable. I dug through about 3 layers of wires to remove it because I thought it was a fuse. Once I got it out I saw the button on the side of it I could have reset with a toothpick.
flangley is offline   Reply With Quote

batteries, charging, power

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
On shore power but all batteries dead MackInTX Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 1 06-26-2014 06:02 PM
Inteli Power 9200 converter cycles on and off Bespos RV Systems & Appliances 4 05-06-2014 09:15 PM
2013 HR Vacationer not charging house batteries while driving. CoastieChief Monaco Owner's Forum 13 05-06-2014 08:44 AM
Trouble with Hydro Hot system, or charging system or batteries ? MiniPearl7 Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 1 04-30-2014 01:39 PM
Low water level in solar charging batteries jmarmor Going Green 9 11-20-2013 08:33 AM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:40 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.