2006 Fema Fleetwood Travel Trailer Power Converter

by Darryl
(Vicksburg, MS, USA)

Question: I have a 2006 fema fleetwood travel trailer. When I first bought it, no problems. Now the 12v lights go out, stay out for 5 to 15 minutes, then come on again. This is random.

Any ideas on what this is? There are battery wires behind the propane tanks, but no battery.

Robbie: You're using your 12V system relying directly off the converter to get power. It sound to me like the transformer in your converter is getting hot and tripping off. I think you're going to find you will have to replace the converter. But I would try hooking up a battery back on the front as it should be all the time. RV converters are designed to have a battery in the system. There are some Park Model Converters designed to use without a battery but there are very few of these systems out there.

Hope this helps you.

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Aug 05, 2013
2005 Recreation bY dESIGN fema TRAILER
by: Marijo

where would the converter be located. This one is total electric 50 amp and we are trying to replace the Ac control board.

May 30, 2018
no power on left side NEW
by: wayne

I don't have any power on left side of camper & I cant find the converter this is a 50 amp fema fleetwood

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