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Old 07-08-2010, 10:42 PM   #1
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Why does my electrical seem like its surging

Just brought her home yesterday, a 1968 Globetrotter. When I plug her into 110, the interior lights go bright for a while then they dim noticeably. What is the problem and what can I do to correct?

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Old 07-08-2010, 10:48 PM   #2
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Hi, my guess is that the converter is kicking on and off while trying to recharge weak batteries. Slightly brighter when kicked on. If big difference in brightness I would guess that the batteries are quite weak or bad.

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