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Old 09-03-2013, 12:30 PM   #1
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heat and air conditioner

My thermostat is broken inside camper,are they like a thermostat inside a house? Old one had on/off/auto---heat //cool----a piece to slide to wanted temp. I assume they are the same but would like to hear it from an experienced camper here at IRV2 before I do anything.
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The Rv is a 1998 coachman Santara 31' long
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Old 09-03-2013, 04:58 PM   #3
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There are a few differences in SOME cases. For one thing many house units of old used a mercury bulb that rocked on a spring,,, not usable in an RV. others did it differently.

HUNTER makes some that work well or so I'm told, but alas, I don';t know the models.

NOT all home units work well with 12 volt DC..
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Old 09-04-2013, 05:55 AM   #4
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Indeed, there are a few Hunter's that will work fine, I recall seeing several mentions of it here or on the 'm/h general' board, a search should turn them up.
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