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jagcb750 09-04-2007 08:13 AM

Mystery Switch
 
Allright, here's one for ya! I noticed that there is a little switch that is mounted in the bedroom of my 345 right behind the t.v. It appears to be one that has either two or three positions. left, in the middle, and to the right and you would use your thumb to press either left or right. The other day I noticed that it had popped out and was laying next to the t.v. There are two little contacts that are supposed to go inside of it. The plastic button must have popped out under pressure. If this is a factory switch, what is this switch for? I was wondering if it might have something to do with the heating system, because that is one system I haven't explored yet. I have, however, seen a regular thermostat on the wall in the bedroom. Anyway, what in the world is this mystery switch?

klattu 09-04-2007 08:28 AM

Dpdt
 
Is it only one switch?
Are they same type as row just inside door beside sink?
I have a pair in the bedroom,
One controls vanity lights
Other controls lights over bed.

jagcb750 09-04-2007 08:35 AM

No, I have the two that controls the lights also. This switch is brown and is located above those behind the t.v. There is only one switch that moves to the left and right with your thumb.

str8strm 09-04-2007 09:51 AM

don't have a switch there
 
Have you found the switch for the emerson instant hot water heater? Took us a year to figure it out!

jagcb750 09-04-2007 07:14 PM

@Str8strm: I am not sure. I got the little water heater thingy at the kitchen sink working if that is what you are talking about. I believe I just plugged it in though and it worked. There may have been a switch or something underneath the sink or something now that you mention it. There is a light switch in the kitchen and maybe one other switch there that I haven't figured out yet though!

klattu 09-04-2007 07:20 PM

Maybe a antenna amp?
I had to go out and look at mine...
A 120v plug and a coax cable / cigar lighter plug is all I had back there.

pjude 09-04-2007 08:14 PM

Mystery switch
 
Hi! I have a 86 345 but do not have this bedroom switch....I do have a brown switch across from the 3 on the kitchen cabinets next to the entry door that I have not been able to find what it goes to. If you find yours help me with mine!
Pete

Chaplain Kent 09-05-2007 06:30 AM

Pictures are worth one hundred words. Maybe an antenna switch.

str8strm 09-05-2007 07:37 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by jagcb750
@Str8strm: I am not sure. I got the little water heater thingy at the kitchen sink working if that is what you are talking about. I believe I just plugged it in though and it worked. There may have been a switch or something underneath the sink or something now that you mention it. There is a light switch in the kitchen and maybe one other switch there that I haven't figured out yet though!

ours is a vertical single "light" switch, located between the kitchen window and stove top on the wall---it is the top switch in our coach

klattu 09-05-2007 11:20 AM

Let There Be Light
 
It took me a few experiments to figure out what most of these do...
Still not sure about one by stove...
I hear a lady scream each time I flip it though.

https://www.airforums.com/attachments.../8/Switch1.JPG

https://www.airforums.com/attachments.../8/Switch2.JPG

https://www.airforums.com/attachments.../8/Switch3.JPG

https://www.airforums.com/attachments.../8/Switch4.JPG

swebster 09-05-2007 02:02 PM

mine looks (looked) like klattu's. Whatever you do don't turn on the flux capacitor above 88 mph.

Jag, sounds like something the PO added along the way. Maybe a speaker selector or something AV related.

bkahler 09-05-2007 03:58 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by klattu
It took me a few experiments to figure out what most of these do...
Still not sure about one by stove...
I hear a lady scream each time I flip it though.

https://www.airforums.com/attachments.../8/Switch1.JPG

Hmm, with that flux capacitor installed it kinda makes me wonder when and where your motorhome has been.....:innocent:

Sure wish ours had one.....:lol:

Brad

str8strm 09-05-2007 04:32 PM

all right, we give..........
 
???what the heck is a flux capacitor? thats where our light switch is

azflycaster 09-05-2007 04:47 PM

The flux capacitor
https://www.kubotekusa.com/news_event...ne07/Flux1.jpg
Is the devise that makes time travel possible.
Perhaps your 345(s) can not produce the 1.21 gigawatts of power to operate them or the 88MPH needed....

TBRich 09-05-2007 05:30 PM

JaG..if the switch is by the TV, perhaps it's a TV antenna booster switch? Don't know if your model has one of those...

TB

klattu 09-05-2007 05:31 PM

Destin-ation Time
 
We've got the power...

Anything below 88mph, and it starts to stall.

https://www.airforums.com/attachments...8/DSCF0076.JPG

Now this would make a nice towd...

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedi...3/IMG_9992.jpg

ralley 09-05-2007 08:16 PM

Oh, well......
 
WE appreciate that we do not have a flux capacitor. But, its nice to know that the the black switch in the latrine is the Water Heater. Always wondered why my showers got progressively more invigorating.......

Maybe....if you cross wired the water heater with the flux thinge, you could cool it enough to get an extra bit of speed........never mind.

Thanks for the pictures.:)

R

klattu 09-05-2007 08:39 PM

Ac/dc
 
We're all just playing untill a photo of switch in question is posted.
Really would get things up to speed.

jagcb750 09-06-2007 05:51 AM

Let me borrow my dad's camera, mine is misplaced. Then I will try to figure out how to post the pic. Copy and paste or upload?

pjude 09-06-2007 11:35 AM

Mystery switch
 
How many cofigurations of switches did AS have...my 86 345 does not look anything like the pics.
Pete


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