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Old 05-19-2013, 09:59 AM   #1
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generator not switching over if t stat is in on position

Ive had this problem as long as I remember but while going down the road, the generator will not energize or transfer over if I have the t stat in ac mode and the switch in the on position. If I have the ac thermostat switch off and then start the generator, it does its usual startup, wait 30 seconds and transfer over. This has been going on for a couple of years. Any suggestions?
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I make a point of turning off A/C when activating the transfer switch to prevent high current across the switching contacts and subsequent possible damage. Sounds like maybe your coach is designed with interlocks to prevent the same senario?
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I wouldn't do that as manual says not to. I was doing that and burned up the transfer switch.
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