The stainless steel vent cover installed and connected to the furnace. Also installed a 1 inch thick polyiso insulation panel on the right side of the furnace where it shares a wall with the fridge compartment to prevent to keep the furnace from making life hard for the fridge. Judging by the number of lines, I apparently had some trouble getting the tracing just right : The masking tape keeps the saw base from scratching the van paint. Note: the one pictured is an analog type thermostat. First we have to remove the old thermostat.
Fortunately, you can ignore most of these since your furnace will not be utilizing these functions. When the temperature drops below freezing, the furnace will work twice as hard and drain the batteries faster. Take the cover off and if your thermostat only controls the heater, jump the wires to see if it starts. A bad battery can once again be at fault here, as can a bad electrical connection to the blower's motor. With both hooked up I should have power in the camper. The flue that expels combustion products is coaxial with and inside the duct that brings combustion air into the burner. What can be the problem? You may freely link to this site, and use it for non-commercial use subject to our.
Google Charts This is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. Would I connect black to black and white to white. The furnace sucks fresh air from the outside to both heat and distribute, as well as to provide oxygen to its combustion chamber. I had the fan going and the radio going and everything was just fine. This would indicate that it should be good to well below zero when running all the time. Control is via a conventional low voltage, wall mounted thermostat.
As soon as the weather improves then furnace works great. We hope this article can help in finding the information you need. I flipped it back to on and there was a surge and sparked a small electric fire frying all the wires inside the Power Center and melted the plastic around the Power Center edges. HubPages Traffic Pixel This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. I am wondering if you did this but there is just no picture. Since we do a fair bit of camping in cold weather, I really did not want to deal with an unreliable furnace, so decided to replace it. The furnace operates fine by crossing the 2 blue wires, Any ideas? The red and black are where my problem is.
Possible problems are insufficient air flow through the furnace a bad propane valve at the furnace or a bad regulator at the propane tank. Heat means that there is gas flowing so you can avoid checking the propane again. TripleLift This is an ad network. We are convinced you will enjoy the benefits of becoming a member and having access to the best instructional how to videos and professional tips. Sunday night the whole camper lost power in ever outlet. Sometimes it blows the 15 amp fuse. Just like in your home, this added fixture will keep the place plenty warm for a comfortable sleeping atmosphere.
The installation procedure to install the Suburban is very much like the Atwood procedure described above, so most of what is provided above is applications. Just remember, when touching any wires be sure the power to that particular circuit is off. What could be going on? I put a new battery in. We would like to offer you a special promotion for your first year membership. They do not necessarily reflect the opinions, procedures and recommendations of our sponsors or advertisers.
If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. Propane furnaces are close to 5 amps, which is a typically one of the bigger loads in a camper van. Also installed a 1 inch thick polyiso insulation panel on the right side of the furnace where it shares a wall with the fridge compartment to prevent to keep the furnace from making life hard for the fridge. It would also be a good idea to take off the vent cover and verify if you are actually hearing the gas valve opening and the ignitor trying to spark rather than the blower wheel or relay. I am hoping you can like it.