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Old 08-10-2007, 08:21 PM   #1
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Hi Friends,

I have a recently purchased 1970 23 foot safari. In the rear access by the power converter and battery there is a metal electrical box with a red light on the center of the cover plate. The wires coming out are romex so I assume this is some sort of power indicator light. Since I do not have an owners manual yet - what does it indicate? (so far nothing when the electric is plugged in)

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Old 08-10-2007, 09:31 PM   #2
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Doug,

What you have there is a polarity indicator light. If the polarity is wrong the light will come on and the idea was you unplugged - turned the plug over and plugged it back in. With modern plugs and outlets (they only fit one way) you should never have that problem - but it's nice to know it's there.
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Welcome to the Forums. We're glad to have you with us. Some of those older unit had flux capacitors.
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And could only be activated above 88 miles per hour. Ed
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thanks for the info ganglin, I really appreciate it. Maybe I will label it the flux capacitor just for the fun of it....I am sure it will never work as I can't get 88 miles an hour, nor find enough jigawatts!

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thanks for the info ganglin, I really appreciate it. Maybe I will label it the flux capacitor just for the fun of it....I am sure it will never work as I can't get 88 miles an hour, nor find enough jigawatts!

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You are on your own with the 88 MPH. The 1.21 jigawatts is not that big a deal. Here is what you do:

You get 2 Honda 1 jigawatt generators and the parallel kit. As long as you are not running your Air and a microwave at the same time, you should be fine.
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