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Old 09-13-2022, 02:38 PM   #1
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Can a bad GFI keep outside electricity from powering the van. 2006 Dodge sprinter 2500
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Old 09-13-2022, 09:13 PM   #2
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With my SMB build if the GFI power outlet inside the van trips, the other outlets won't work either. Does the test switch work? You can test it with a meter if you are qualified or feel comfortable working with AC voltages.
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Old 09-14-2022, 12:50 AM   #3
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Disconnect the gfi and retest your shore power. Not familiar with your system but if the gfi has a major short it could possibly keep your system from being operational.
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Old 09-14-2022, 04:55 AM   #4
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Yes, it will shut off all the other outlets too. When I bought my first SMB the seller gave me a big discount because the AC electric system wasnít working. When I got it home and started looking into it all I had to do was reset the GFI button and everything worked fine!
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On my rig the GFI outlet had the battery charger plugged into it. I can't remember if the load side also fed the 110VAC loads. Mine went bad and I had to replace it.
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