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Old 12-17-2016, 09:17 AM   #15
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Originally Posted by gatorcq View Post
Super Hi Power - what is the voltage.
Most issues where you are reading higher then normal - over 125, can be caused by a bad neutral.
So, start your generator, what happens?
Read the power at the pedestal, then input to ATS? Then output to the main dual breaker.

Come back with results.
Why shotgun something until you have located the issue.

And yes it the neutral inside the ATS goes bad, then high voltage.

I have 127V at my house and always have .125 is certainly not the cut off line
to me a bad neutral as in wire burnt off or ?? should result in no power
how does it increase power and why
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Old 12-17-2016, 09:55 AM   #16
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SIMPLE TEST disconnect SP and run gen set and see what your systems read and how inverter reacts
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Old 12-17-2016, 10:19 AM   #17
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Pull the cover off the ITOA and look inside. I looked inside mine last week and also checked cable screw tightness. Mine was fine, but most of the problems many have had with this ATS are evident when you pull the cover. The box itself is plastic and readily shows overheating. I would also check tightness of the internal connections (with no power applied of course).

Also, did this issue start immediately after the battery installation or some other system change? Curious as I have the same year coach and same ATS and would be very interested on what you find and your resolution. The two ATS units I am considering are the Progressive Dynamics PD52DCS or Esco LPT50BRD noting that Newmar now installs the Progressive Dynamics PD52 in new coaches. Some of the replacement consideration is the wiring. I found that some boxes won't work due to current wire installation locations and length vs. what is required for a new box due to the cable installation location within the box and the need to increase wire length.
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Old 12-25-2016, 09:28 AM   #18
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I've got to report to you all it was a shoreline reel that went bad.
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