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Old 04-29-2016, 06:16 PM   #1
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Slide issue

Have controller code of 6 red led blinks bad motor or wiring issue.

Shows number 1 motor. Called Dutchmen to see which motor is number 1. The very smart assed person said they wouldn't have that information. Looking from inside the coach at the living room slide does anyone know which motor is number 1 and 2

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Old 04-29-2016, 06:46 PM   #2
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Is one side trying to move & other isn't?
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Sort of intermittent. I can only assume that is number 1 motor. Looking at LR slide from inside it is on the right.


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Sometimes I can cycle slide in and out no code. Two times motor didn't fire to retract. Did reset at controller it retracted


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Obviously it is the one that isn't working... c'mon now!

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I was thinking so sort of is a blue jay blue. Thinking about doing a continuity check. It is the large slide and my unit is a 2014 do you think it would be the hi torque 500 to 1 motor?


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I was thinking so sort of is a blue jay blue. Thinking about doing a continuity check. It is the large slide and my unit is a 2014 do you think it would be the hi torque 500 to 1 motor?


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With freakin' Dutchmen there is no telling until you can get to the motor and actually get the numbers off of it. I have seen one unit that was having slide issues that had two different motors installed on it... small wonder it didn't work properly.

As far as continuity, you might be able to check. From what I have seen loose wires are the norm along with un-crimped connectors. If you get to the connectors I would check for moisture or corrosion and add some dielectric grease to keep them cleaned up.

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Slide issue

Very dry where we live. Have used our unit a bunch with tons of in and out cycles. On the controller side everything looks very clean nice. About to pull wiring and motor and try and complete continuity check back to controller. More than likely I would guess a motor going south


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I was thinking so sort of is a blue jay blue. Thinking about doing a continuity check. It is the large slide and my unit is a 2014 do you think it would be the hi torque 500 to 1 motor?


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I had to replace a motor on my big slide on my 2014 and it was a 500-1 hi torque- part number 287298. The newer motors have a strain relief where the wires go in under the motor cap. The old motor had a broken wire, I popped the plastic cap off where the wires enter the motor body and found each wire is soldered to a circuit board. This was after I installed the new motor so I just resoldered the wire back on and will keep it as a spare.
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Trying to get motor out and frozen in the drive. Just added some bolt off and have gotten some vertical movement. Yes I have removed outside retention bolt. Not sure just how the wires enter motor body


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