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Old 10-29-2016, 12:44 AM   #1
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Exclamation awning lights secret fuse

While working on "The Nest" today I found a secret fuse for the awning LED lights. Ours has a water proof red fuse holder located behind the the 3 rocker switches for the awning, porch, and inside lights. Hand written on the holder it says 2 amp but actually had a 3 amp.
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Old 10-29-2016, 12:45 AM   #2
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That's nice to know. Thanks for sharing, might come in handy!
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Old 10-31-2016, 08:30 PM   #3
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While working on "The Nest" today I found a secret fuse for the awning LED lights. Ours has a water proof red fuse holder located behind the the 3 rocker switches for the awning, porch, and inside lights. Hand written on the holder it says 2 amp but actually had a 3 amp.
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Old 10-31-2016, 08:33 PM   #4
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Did you access that switch group through a false wall on the inside of the lower kitchen cabinet? Or did you remove the switch group from the outside of the cabinet (and if so how did the switch group pop off)?
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Old 11-01-2016, 03:41 PM   #5
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Did you access that switch group through a false wall on the inside of the lower kitchen cabinet? Or did you remove the switch group from the outside of the cabinet (and if so how did the switch group pop off)?
Two screws under the trim and the 3 switch assy comes off the cabinet.
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Old 11-01-2016, 04:13 PM   #6
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Have replaced this fuse once already, it appeared the lack of cover/sealant at the LED strip connector located at the awning top forward edge allowed water to contact both the pins, since sealing this connector I have not had another fuse pop. The connector sits inside a hole in the roller but was not sealed to the weather.
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Old 11-01-2016, 06:30 PM   #7
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What type of fuse is it? I am guessing they are the same on all the Thor products.


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Old 11-01-2016, 06:54 PM   #8
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Did you use just regular silicone sealant for this?
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