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Old 10-23-2020, 08:45 PM   #1
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2016 Seismic 4112 power failures

For 2 years in the same RV park, we have had sporadic power failures. I canít narrow it down to any weather. Itís not power usage for sure because itís happened mostly at night(that Iím aware) and frequent during the day(both of which nothing is really on). I thought about incoming power and they said they werenít aware of any issues. I thought about the power protection thing I have between the incoming power and the trailer. Lastly about converter/inverter/fuses, and circuit breakers. Thatís where Iím not as good. I need to figure it out because I think itís causing havoc on my major appliances. Last year I replaced the heater, this year the toy hauler a/c is out, and Iíve had a few times when the bedroom a/c hasnít wanted to work. I need help. Thanks
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Old 10-23-2020, 09:28 PM   #2
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Some parks definitely have power issues, specially if they're older, and these new rigs need more power, so voltage can drop across the park.

Two quick ideas, many people use a Progressive EMS that will shut down the power going to your rig if it senses low incoming voltage. These will save you from burning out the appliances you mentioned. They are a great insurance policy.

Second, you can order a plug in voltage meter from Amazon that you can plug into one of your outlets to watch the voltage, and see if it drops low, below standard 120 volts.
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Old 10-23-2020, 10:01 PM   #3
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Thanks! Any info is helpful. I’ll definitely look for that plug in
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