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Old 09-23-2009, 08:18 AM   #1
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I have a 1966 Overlander...all electrical is working including both 12 volt and 120 volt systems...however when I touch the outside of the trailer while standing barefoot on grass I get shocked....less than 120 volts I think but still uncomfortable....can someone help me fix this..thank you

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Old 09-23-2009, 08:31 AM   #2
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I would estimate there is a bad ground on the AC system. Double check the GREEN wire on the AC cord to prove that it does go to chasis ground on your trailer.

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Old 09-23-2009, 09:53 AM   #3
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Or a bad ground on the outlet you're plugged into.
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Old 09-23-2009, 11:05 AM   #4
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go the the searh tab and put "hot skin" in the google search. it's potentially lethal and may be reversed polarity.
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Old 09-24-2009, 07:49 AM   #5
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The ground I was plugged into was bad...just changing outlests worked!!!! Thank you so much!
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