Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×
Jayco RV Owners Forum

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-27-2011, 11:45 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 1
House battery charging

I have a 2006 Greyhawk 31SS. My house battery does not charge from the alternator when the engine is running. I've looked for the isolator solenoid, but cannot locate. According to owner's maual it's under hood on left side cowl. I have found what seems to be the auxiliary start solenoid. One large post has 14+ vdc with engine running. The other large post measures 1+vdc with engine running. The voltage on these two posts remains the same with the aux start button pushed; however, the voltage on the 1+vdc post decays. Any ideas?
jaycone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-27-2011, 12:09 PM   #2
Senior Member
Denise's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Mostly the US
Posts: 10,002
Being "electronic challenged" I can't comment on your situation, but just wanted to welcome you to the Jayco Owners Forum Jaycone! Hope the other members here are able to help you out soon
Denise, DH, grandkids, and two rescue pups
-2016 Jay Flight 29QBS Elite
-2016 Ford F-250 XLT 4x2, 6.2L EFI V8, 4.30 Elec Lock, Heavy duty Alt
Denise is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-28-2011, 08:13 AM   #3
Senior Member
Seann45's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Saskatoon Sask Canada
Posts: 10,705
That sounds like the isolator... LIGHTLY I SAID LIGHTLY tap it with a SMALL hammer this my free up the insides to move like it should... also check the ground wire for corrosion.
2004 Chev Silverado Duramax optioned past the max. 2009 Jayco Eagle 308 RLS 900watts of solar, Lithium batteries (400amp hour), 2000 watt (4000 surge) whole house inverter.
97days boondockinig in2023 2022/151 2021[/COLOR]
93/2020,157/2019219/2018 206/2017,215/2016, 211/2015, 196/14, 247/13, 193/12

Seann45 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Jayco, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:22 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2002-2016 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.