Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 03-14-2015, 11:56 PM   #1
4 Rivet Member
 
2015 30' FB FC Bunk
2012 25' FB Flying Cloud
Golden , Colorado
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 401
HDMI "L Connector" Failures

One of the first issues I had with the new trailer was no DVD player in the main living area so after spending several hours trying to sort out the unmarked mess of wiring I finally bypassed the video switch and wired it direct to the DVD player. All of my connectors are now identified and marked.

I have it in for service and they call to say all has been repaired. So I drive over to check everything out and now the bunk TV does not receive the DVD signal. I was told by the service technician that he had replaced an HDMI L adaptor at the main TV and replaced the HDMI L adaptor at the video switch for the bunk TV along with a broken cable at the bunk TV and everything was of course working just a few hours earlier. I am sure it was. Probably stopped working when he put it all back together.

He pulled the video switch out again and replaced yes the third HDMI L adaptor. This time he used a quality name brand Monster Cable HDMI L adaptor.

I will be ordering at least 7 more Monster Cable brand L adaptors to replace all of the other cheap ones as the factory ones don't seem to work or last.

$10 each at Amazon.com: Monster Advanced HDMI 1080P Right-Angle Adapter: Computers & Accessories

Guess the factory is probably paying .50 if that for the cheap ones that came on mine.

Neither I nor the service technician could change anything on the Video switch either direct or with the remote. It would appear that it just senses what ever is plugged in regardless of what the instructions say.
__________________
2012FB 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
Adding HDMI to Bedroom emdubyadee Audio, Video & TV 21 03-31-2013 11:25 PM
HDMI Splitter Cable GerryH Audio, Video & TV 1 12-14-2011 12:26 PM
HDMI cable for 20' Flying Cloud mistermcfrug Audio, Video & TV 18 02-09-2010 03:22 PM
Adapting a 7 pin vehicle connector to a 9 pin Airstream connector PatandLane Lights - Interior & Exterior 3 03-22-2009 08:09 PM


Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:25 AM.


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.