Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 10-13-2007, 09:32 PM   #1
3 Rivet Member
 
spat61's Avatar
 
2003 31' Land Yacht 30
New Bern , North Carolina
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 101
Front Marker Lights 12 V Question

I have one marker light that does not work. I could not get power to the fixture so I pulled the connector out and found one wire was not crimped down enough to hold the wire in. I removed the wire from the connector and then put a volt meter to the black and white wires. I don't get a reading. My question is, are the two wires hot? or is one a negative and the other a positive. Most RV's just use one wire for hot and the ground is the RV. Appreciate any advice on 12 volt power to the fixture.
Steve
__________________

__________________
spat61 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2007, 02:00 PM   #2
2 Rivet Member
 
geodrake's Avatar
 
1993 34' Legacy 34
olathe , Kansas
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 20
I assume you have a fiberglass shell motorhome. This being the case there is no chassi ground and the black wire is serving as the ground.
__________________

__________________
geodrake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2007, 12:11 PM   #3
3 Rivet Member
 
spat61's Avatar
 
2003 31' Land Yacht 30
New Bern , North Carolina
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 101
Marker Light

Geodrake,
Thanks for the reply. I was able to pull the light off and also pull the rubber boot out of the hole (Very difficult with a slanted windshield). Yes, it does have two wires. The holder portion that the bulb fits into is completely unuseable though. Do you know where I could buy new marker lights? I have a 2003 AS LY (Gas). Thank you.
Steve
__________________
spat61 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2007, 08:08 AM   #4
2 Rivet Member
 
geodrake's Avatar
 
1993 34' Legacy 34
olathe , Kansas
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 20
Any auto parts store has a selection of marker lights. There, you should be able to find a close replacement.
__________________
geodrake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-05-2007, 10:36 PM   #5
Rivet Master
 
blkmagikca's Avatar
 
1987 32' Excella
Nepean , Ontario
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 653
Quote:
Originally Posted by spat61
Geodrake,
Do you know where I could buy new marker lights? I have a 2003 AS LY (Gas). Thank you.
Steve
I replaced one of the marker lights on my '94 LY - ordered them through an Airstream dealer - I think they were about $10 for the whole assembly.
__________________
VE3JDZ
1987 Excella 32-foot
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Diesel
blkmagikca is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Front Marker Lights spat61 Land Yacht/Legacy Motorhomes 3 10-06-2007 09:46 PM
Marker Lights 1953 Flying Lights - Interior & Exterior 3 01-24-2007 09:41 PM
Marker lights nyrabbit Our Community 6 06-20-2006 09:07 PM
Marker Lights ... sovereignrwe Lights - Interior & Exterior 3 08-08-2005 04:47 PM
marker lights bhsl8 Lights - Interior & Exterior 6 09-12-2002 07:01 AM





All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:51 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.
Modal Click