Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×
RV Trip Planning Discussions

Go Back   iRV2 Forums > THE OWNER'S CORNER FORUMS > Monaco Owner's Forum
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 08-26-2022, 10:46 AM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 1
rv steps

replaced motor and control modual on step. open the door and step extends . close door and blows 25 amp motor fuse. i must have wired wrong, can anyone help me
encounter 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 08-26-2022, 10:54 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
Timaz's Avatar
 
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Aug 2017
Location: On the road
Posts: 1,702
Watch the steps from underneath when you close the door to see where or how it is binding. Clean all hinge points and lube them. When you put the new one on did you have the arm in the same direction/position as when you removed it?
Tim
__________________
Full Time 2000 Dynasty Regent FD, 8.3, Banks Turbo, 5" Diameter Exhaust, 475 HP 1425 Torque, FASS system, towing 05 Pilot 1100 Watts solar 800ah lithium & E-Bike
Timaz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2022, 12:20 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
HarryStone's Avatar


 
Damon Owners Club
Join Date: Apr 2020
Location: Clovis NM
Posts: 4,354
Blog Entries: 4
The motor is polarized, meaning the +12VDC switches from one wire to the other, depending if the motor is going 'forward' or 'reverse'. Since it works one way, and not the other, look for a pinched wire coming from the motor to the controller. The main power wire to the controller can't be bad, otherwise it would blow the fuse either way the step moves.
__________________
2006 Damon Daybreak 3276 35'with 5 Star Tuner. 3 200 Amp Lithium batteries and 2000 watt PSW inverter/charger. 2013 Elantra on a Master Tow dolly.
Retired USAF
HarryStone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2022, 12:10 PM   #4
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2021
Posts: 6
If you have not found your problem yet, do you have any type of carpet on your steps. I had this problem and the carpet was to thick and binding when the steps folded all the way in. Although carpet looks nice, it does cause issues when steps fold in and will cause the fuse to blow because the motor is still trying to close steps tighter when they will not move anymore.
daledebby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2022, 12:44 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 2,354
https://www.irv2.com/forums/download...do=file&id=339
__________________
2014 Newell 2020P 45'8" ISX 600 HP

was 2007 Monaco Signature Noble III 45' ISX 600HP
hypoxia is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
steps



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
Two Steps vs Three Steps broy56 iRV2.com General Discussion 6 06-07-2017 10:12 PM
2000 FR Georgetown 27' Steps won't retract (steps brand/model id help!) NBABUCKS1 Forest River Owners Forum 1 12-27-2014 11:23 PM
Adjusting the outside steps (Lippert Coach Steps) Gaetan Lavoie Newmar Owner's Forum 3 12-03-2013 05:39 PM
Replace kwikee steps with Slide Out Steps EasyDoesIt Class A Motorhome Discussions 13 12-19-2011 06:21 PM
Coach Steps or Kwikee Steps dickschaak Jayco Owner's Forum 5 12-10-2011 10:00 PM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:41 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.