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Old 07-15-2017, 06:20 PM   #1
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Stairs refuse to cooperate

Automatic stairs just quit working. Am getting power to the control module, but they refuse to cooperate and work. Any suggestions?
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If your stairs are manufactured by Kwikee , there are three fuses in the system in various places, through out your coach , any one being bad will stop operation, then there's the possibility of a bad lock out switch.
If you go under the coach there should be a manufacturers tag near the motor and gear reduction housing.
If you don't have a users manual for the steps, and they're not Kwikee, please confirm the brand and re-post.
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Had the same problem 2 times. Both were the motor. If you're handy you can change the motor only.
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The magnet switch in the door jamb was my problem. If they are Kwikee there is a video on Utube that tells you how to diagnose problems without throwing parts at it .
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