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Old 06-13-2012, 03:41 PM   #1
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All in all our new RL is in great shape. A couple of issues I wanted to post are pulsing 12v lights and the cable port in the utility compartment not working and the cable output in the storage compartment working as our main imput should?
After using our lights (Very few) for awhile the lights seem to flicker or pulse ever so slightly. Sort of the way your vision is when your sick. At the dealership they worked fine and now at the campground they do this.???
The tv works fine with the antenna and the booster on. Booster off, cable hooked up and no tv from the input port in the utility area??? It works great when hooked up to the output in the storeage area with a longer cable.??? The dealer did not have a cable hook up so that we could see if it worked or not.
However they answered and fixed everything else that we could find PLUS. Thanks Frank and Diamond RV of Hatfield, Mass.!!!!
Will be back at camp this weekend to further investigate.
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Old 06-18-2012, 11:07 AM   #2
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I alsohave just noticed the issue with pulsing 12 v lights in my unit. Not sure why. Any thoughts from others would be appreciated.
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Old 06-18-2012, 11:15 AM   #3
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My 36RL is exhibiting the same issue with the 12 volt lights. I first noticed it in the bathroom and now see it throughout the coach. It's a slight flash in the light coming from the fixtures like there is a surge in power making the lights brighter for a fraction of a second. At first I thought it was the result of something I did in the '60's but my wife sees it too!
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Old 06-18-2012, 12:37 PM   #4
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I had the same issue, then a whole bank just went out. I found the issue was that one of the ceiling fixtures must have hada black wire just barely connected and then just fell out of the screw-on connector to the wiring harness - while just sitting in my driveway! After I stripped the wire properly and reconnected, all worked fine again. Now I'm tempted to pull down all the ceiling fixtures to reconnect all the electrical connections.
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Old 06-18-2012, 12:55 PM   #5
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We, too, have noticed this but were told by service that it was our campsite. Now I know where to start looking.

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Old 06-21-2012, 03:16 AM   #6
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Mike thanks for the answer. One would think that you don't have to check things like that. However I love our coach and will do you repairs. Thanks </span>
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Old 06-21-2012, 07:08 AM   #7
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The lights in our 36RE are fine so far. We too had no cable tv reception when we were hooked up to cable service at a campground. Our cable hookup port was miss labled. In your basement area there is an access door for the water filter and access to the hookupsbehind yourdocking station. Look through the door and check for a black coax cable. Plug into which ever port is attached to the black coax cable. We have three ports hooked up to different color cables. A white cable, a black cable and an orange cable. The orange cable is a direct satillite feed to the tv in your living room area, the white cable is a direct satillite feed to the tv in your bedroom area. In our unit, the black cable is attached to the lower cable port of the three in the docking station. This port was not labeled in our unit. Good luck and I hope this helps.
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Old 06-29-2012, 12:37 AM   #8
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Ours will flicker sometimes on shore power but when powering RV with our Yamaha inverter generator lights steady as can be. Beats me.
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Old 06-29-2012, 03:37 AM   #9
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Crappie Fisher, push the button above the bedroom TV and tune your main TV to Antenna/Cable. Do a channel scan and you should be good to go.
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Well, I bought one of those auto transformers to address low voltage issues at a park we stay at quite a bit. When voltage drops below a certain level it kicks in and raises voltage. I notice when it is in the voltage boost mode, absolutely no light flickering. I gues that points back to low power quality at the pedestal/park as like I said earlier, when running on generator flickering is gone as well.
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