Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 07-24-2016, 03:48 PM   #1
New Member
 
1969 27' Overlander
Hudson , Full-time on the road
Join Date: Feb 2016
Posts: 4
>Click< sound every 20 seconds or so from breaker box near front gaucho

The past week we've been doing some minor work on our AS while parked in my family's driveway. It seems like we mistakenly drained our system by using the Fantastic Fans and and now we are hearing an intermittent click sound - in intervals of about 20 seconds or so. We do have a 12v Pure Sine Wave inverter/AC charger which (hopefully) protected our battery bank from depleting too low.

Anyway, my question concerns the "clicking" sounds up front by our gaucho (our battery's and inverter/charger are under the bed in the back). Does anyone know how we get this to stop? We are now plugged into shore power (the garage outlet) in an effort to charge up our batteries.

Will the clicking cease once the battery bank reaches normal capacity? My wife and I are not electrical engineers - so any help or advice would be awesome!

Thanks!
__________________

__________________
Wickstrom_A is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2016, 05:11 PM   #2
Well Preserved

 
1993 21' Sovereign
Colfax , North Carolina
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 19,933
It is probably a self-resetting circuit breaker tripping and resetting. I'd strongly suggest finding out what it is.
If you really want it to stop, unplug the trailer from shore power, and disconnect the batteries.
__________________

__________________
Meddle not in the affairs of dragons, for you are crunchy, and taste good with ketchup.
Terry
overlander63 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2016, 12:54 PM   #3
Rivet Master
 
paiceman's Avatar

 
2017 30' Classic
Upper St Clair , Pennsylvania
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 2,006
Images: 1
Solar controller checking charge level if you have solar.
__________________
SAFE TRAVELS

Bud & Alice (Bud posts)
http://www.lifesabundance.com/budroberts
Abby- Black Lab-TDI Certified
Hopey-Yellow Lab-TDI Certified
2017 30' Classic
2015 F350 6.7 Diesel Crew Cab
USAF - Military Training Instructor (TI) - 68-72
paiceman 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
I have 3 boxes of assorted parts from my airstream 59 Tradewind, I would like to sell by the box for 300.00 per box or best offer per box betsy Airstream Classifieds 0 09-19-2014 11:01 AM
click click click is all I hear! ericjan2 Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 10 07-20-2013 09:29 AM
Buzzing sound from sound system, walking on floor makes it stop. foqus Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 9 08-24-2009 08:22 PM
click click kepko Generators & Solar Power 0 05-29-2009 12:54 PM
Gone in 60 seconds (gutting the interior) whistler Interior Restoration Forum 4 02-22-2004 06:17 PM


Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by



Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

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