Chassis Electrical

The Chassis Electrical is used by the following systems:

  1. Start the engine of the RV
  2. Start the generator
  3. Operate the slide-outs
  4. Operate the leveling jacks

The following are must read articles for the buyers guide:

Batteries

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Batteries How to test There are three tests for batteries: How old are they? (Over 5 years and they will need to be changed). What’s their current voltage with shore…

Voltage

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120 Volt AC As discussed above 120 Volt AC power aka “Shore Power” is your standard campground power connection. Most RVs are 30 or 50 AMP. It’s usually expected that…

Steering System

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Steering System The steering system consists of the following: Steering wheel – Should look to be in good condition. Ball Joints (Upper and Lower) – Should have boots attached (Tires should…  …

Tires

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Tires These are one of the most important part of the RV whether towable or driveable. They are also quite expensive to replace and as such are not replaced as often as…