Furnace not working with generator and propane - Dutchmen Owners

Go Back   Dutchmen Owners > Dutchmen Technical | Towing, Maintenance and Repairs > Heating, Cooling and Appliances
Click Here to Login
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 11-11-2016, 10:46 PM   #1
New Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: Royse city
Posts: 1
Texas
Furnace not working with generator and propane

Last weekend was the first time to use our toy hauler Voltage 3990 without being plugged in. When I tried to use the furnace it wasn't coming up as an option on the thermostat. When going through the different modes it was cool, fan, off only. Any advice?
__________________

Dtaylor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2016, 11:07 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Roselle
Posts: 1,163
Illinois
Did you try shutting off and resetting?
Rusty
__________________

__________________
2015 Black F-350 Platinum Diesel Dually Crew Cab
2019 Riverstone Legacy 38MB (Full Paint/All Options)
2015 Voltage 3990 (Full Paint, All Options) Sold 6/18
2005 Harley Ultra Classic w/too many miles
lcv800 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2016, 01:46 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Thom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Youngstown
Posts: 647
Florida
I am not sure if I understand you right, did it work on shore power? If so, did you recently change out or refill your propane tank?
The furnace works off of 12 volts reguardless of shore power. If it did work on shore power and not battery, your battery might be too weak. Check your voltage with shore power off.
If you changed tanks, you could have air in line. Purge it by lighting your stove for 3-5 minutes and try again.
Either way, if you tried to get it to light it several times and no luck, your system probably went into lockout mode. Since differant models use differant methods of resting it, check your owners manual how to do it on yours.
Thom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2016, 01:59 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Thom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Youngstown
Posts: 647
Florida
Sorry, just saw in the tittle you were trying to use the generator, that SHOULD eliminate the weak battery idea. My vote now goes to the system in lockout due to propane issue
Thom is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Popular Tags
#coleman 5th wheel 12 volt problem 243 255bhsl kodiak 1700bh apsen trail 1700bh tv mount 1991 2018 atlas 2018 denali 2901rl 3305 aerolite aerolite 282 dbhs. 2018 air conditioning alabama atwood awnins bike rack black water tank size btu caulk caulk; gasket charger chassis coleman diagrams disconnect dutchman dutchman endurance 3006 dutchmen electrical electrical inverter electric conversion floor floor bounce flooring fuel station furnace gray water tank grey tank hot water heater hydraulic insert inverter landing gear lights bad ground switch lost panel owners manual panels propane pvc valve repair replacement rise roof brackets satellite hookup slide manual open slide out solar structural fault switch thermarest aening tires voltage wall water heater water lines winterize winterizing wiring diagram
» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Dutchmen RV or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.


All times are GMT. The time now is 07:47 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.
×