Used RV AC Won't Turn On

by Darla
(Twentynine Palms, CA)

Question: We just purchased a used RV from a dealer and the AC worked fine for two days. Now when we try to turn it on we get a click from the control until then nothing. Could it be a circut breaker or something?



Robbie: Yes, it could very well be a circuit breaker. Look at your control panel and see if one of the breakers (should be a 20 amp) are tripped. It would be about half way down. Be sure to push the breaker all the way to off (down) before pushing it up to reset it.

Let me know what you find,
Robbie

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Jul 14, 2014
Ac won't come on but clicks at the thermostat
by: Anonymous

I have the same problem what else could it b beside the breaker

Jul 27, 2014
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by: Anonymous

I had the same problem it ended up being my circuit breaker in my house that had tripped.

Aug 02, 2014
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