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Old 10-14-2017, 07:52 PM   #1
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Anyone know where EMS / Transfer switch is hiding in 2009 Providence?

I am trying to determine why I don't have shore power. I am not home so using a dog bone to plug into a 20 amp circuit at friend's home. The Surge Guard Model 40250 remote display is blank unless I start up generator. I was going to check the power at the the EMS but I can't find where they put it. Anyone know?
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Welcome to irv2.
Your transfer switch should be on the end of your shore power cord in your electrical bay.
You could have a problem with your dog-bone adapter.
This link will have electrical information.
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Thanks for the info. I never found the transfer switch which I believe is mounted in a cabinet behind the breaker panel, but I did find the problem. I had a wire break in the plug. All should be good when I can get a replacement on Monday.
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For future reference, the Surge Guard 40250 IS the transfer switch as well as the power monitor and surge protector. The shore cord and genset output cord both connect there.
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Hi ! Welcome to IRV2! We're sure glad you joined the gang!

Glad you found the problem. Keep her between the ditches!

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