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Old 08-25-2018, 10:07 AM   #15
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I just found one of my inverters had some melted wire nuts on the incoming charge line. When tested, the voltage was low and I traced it back to corrosion on the lugs for the circuit breaker. Cleaned it and replaced the breaker and all is well.
Howdy, every things was clean and tight, This 05 Safari is really clean, and well taking care of, just can't figure why this happened, unless it was a power surge, which I didn't have a surge protector. Thank you for your info, yet!!
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Old 08-25-2018, 06:10 PM   #16
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I bought a used xantrex, probably a mistake. Thank for your info.
Nothing wrong with Xantrex, they make a nice unit.
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Hi bigd9, are you talking about a cat d9? Yes the campground I stayed at, had a lay over in a parking lot, the breaker was inside a metal building, the building was locked, so I could get to the breaker inside the building, the 50 amp box was on the outside of the building, So I could plug my camper into. This was a set up for a camper could stay there until there was a opening at the campground. It was a big campground (good Sam campground). I have never had trouble like this before. This was the second night I owned the Safari. Thanks for your info.
Your reference to a Cat D9......?? Are you familiar with them? Cat 777?

On the first night we owned our coach, I plugged into a campground 50 amp plug one cold winter day on a snow skiing trip. Sharon started to yell FIRE and I saw smoke. Turned out the campground electrical circuit had a missing neutral. That sent over 200 volts into the coach burning out several circuit boards, and cooking some wires. $1000 in parts alone. That is why I asked if anything else was burnt out besides the inverter.
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