Caravan Stuff 4 U Units 12 & 12a, Hanley Workshops, Hanley Swan WR8 0DX Worcester Worcestershire +44 1684 311000 info@caravanstuff4u.co.uk Once entry to the van is made the Master Switch which contains the internal awning light button if pressed, will not turn off the awning light. ATC (Active Trailer Control) monitors for instability, making every journey you take safer and more controlled. The sideboard is well-equipped as a TV station, with two plugs, a double USB socket and a TV connection. Phew, hope those following this will be pleased to learn all now fixed. Started Saturday at 22:00, By The body rides on an Al-Ko chassis with a hitch stabiliser and ATC trailer control to help keep things steady on the road. To turn off the awning light if put on by the fob, key fob again has to be pointed at the light when outside and pressed, even if only with the door open, to turn it off. By coincidence. I'm back again on this one. ATC (Active Trailer Control) monitors for instability, making every journey you take safer and more controlled. Started 6 hours ago, By Coachman Caravan - 2012 sales brochure;Laser,VIP,P . With respect RTDARLO, I was advised by Sargent themselves to check the small fuse inside the unit when I had exactly the same problems. The fuse in question is INSIDE the alarm box. Discovery D3 HSE + Coachman VIP 575/4 2016. The back plate is glued to the van so no screw holes and a good seal. He is contacting Coachman as we speak!!! 2 Diesel Manual, (With smelling clutch) Glittering Metal (Metallic Grey) dragging a 2020 Coachman VIP 520 with a Powrtouch Evolution Motor Mover (Towing @ 80. There appear to be drainage channels designed into the mounting plate which is why I chose not to seal the cover piece in place. The Coachman VIP 460 is an extended two-berth with lots of space for a couple to tour in comfort. BCA the suppliers of the actual wiring were very helpful and provided a wiring diagram to the dealer. Yes, all Coachman factory fitted alarms are remote control and have PIR and tilt sensors for added security (the fob also controls the awning light). Once entry to the van is made the Master Switch which contains the internal awning light button if pressed, will not turn off the awning light. When you look at the design of the new lights now fitted not just on Coachman vans you will see the fitting is not 100% water tight when the front cover is fitted, I have added extra sealant to the outer surround casing to keep water out. The issue is affecting both key fobs. richandjan is right, the alarm fob is basically independant of the awning light switch and is, in effect, a parallel switch serving the same purpose. 99 However these discs will not budge. This was confirmed by BCA and the reason given was because of a lack of spare FUSE positions on the DC DISTRIBUTION BOARD. The difference I point out is that the fob is a radio device to the alarm (alarm has a trailing wire antennae on it) and not infra red to a sensor on the outside of the van. I have not found it to be of any problems to the function of the light. If you turn on with the switch on the master panel then you have to switch off with the same switch. Honest I just removed the 5amp fuse marked Alarm! The Coachman VIP is our best-selling caravan range and lives up to its name as a luxurious home-from-home, ... 12 volt ‘Seattle’ multi-function digital control panel with awning light, water pump, 12v lights and master switches; NEW additional socket located in the bedroom in the 565; They said try that first and if that fuse is still ok, try shorting the two grey wires. Sorry RTDARLO, didn't mean to cause any offence but your first line says The fuse INSIDE the ALARM UNIT itself protects the ALARM UNIT only. If you are depressed, you are living in the past. Restore formatting, × It does dot function off the key fob button at all although at one time it most certainly did. So you can operate the fob from inside the van with the door closed. I found BCA very helpful and accommodating. Can someone clarify the actual use and function of the key fob in turning the awning light on and off? I think there's some confusion re my comments. It is something that in a month of Sundays I doubt ithat it would every have dawned on me that this was the solution. Started Saturday at 22:58, By Might give a clue to any other Coachman owners who after following the various helpful advice in this post are still having a problem. 2014 Coachman Pastiche 520/4 | 2013 Freelander 2 HSE. The Coachman Laser collection continues to represent the pinnacle of touring excellence. It is only this comment that I was 'arguing' against as it is the problem of the awning light not switching on which was the OP's question and the internal fuse may be the answer. × Like kiaboy I have recently fitted the same Dimatec LED light as an off-side service light as I liked the idea. SilverSurfer Details about Coachman Elddis Caravan or Motorhome White 10 LED Awning Light Lamp 200AW5B AL1 See original listing. It's not too bad as long as you are aware. I am wondering if with the amount of rain and with the light being on attracts a build up of moisture between the lens and the LEDs. Old Chimers Also, although I haven't tried it, I wouldn't be surprised if this fuse is in line with the ALARM UNIT small support battery only. Display as a link instead, × I have tried to remove to inspect. I now have the front cover off and the LED array out. Started Wednesday at 00:34, By After a long winded approach, anyone out there got any further suggestions, advice, solutions, remedies, etc; and just to clarify, no I cannot afford to change the van!!!   Your link has been automatically embedded. A motorized awning adds convenience, but also adds parts that can fail. The fuses have been checked and changed, the master control panel changed, connections been tested for connection, as I understand it various resets have been undertaken, keys have been checked and re-paired in respect of the wireless connection aspect and Sargent Alarms contacted. 0%). Yes, all Coachman factory fitted alarms are remote control and have PIR and tilt sensors for added security (the fob also controls the awning light). Bold Innovation Innovation is crucial to the continuing success of Coachman Caravans. I intend not to seal along the bottom of the cover when it’s back together. The tails from the LED fitting are about 15cm long and so the connections should be inside the van close to the centre of the Dimatec fitting. Charliefarlie IrishBadger If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. IS YOUR SARGENT ALARM STILL WORKING? As when I pulled out the 5amp fuse in the Coachman fuse box shown as Alarm, all the 12volt lights went out, the Truma Combi control lost all it's settings, the Master switch zeroed all its settings and finally Phantom Alarms phoned to say they had had an alert as they had been notified of a power down. I'll have to check and see if it is suffering the same issue. You might to want a few little luxuries around to make your vacation a bit more comfortable. It seems to be ok. ...so far. Baker69 Mine is now really starting to get wet in and around the light array so it will need to come off soon. An awning rail on both sides hides the bonding between roof and sidewalls, giving the potential to add more ‘rooms’. This is a simple job to do and if this is not the cause, at least it will have been ruled out! Can't wait to try this out when the van returns from service. The water ingress must be around the actual light array because, like kiaboy I've sealed around the outside trim and it's not helped. Clear editor. Is it possible to drain the bulb array once the front cover is off? I have tried to remove to inspect. A bit like a two-way switch at home, hall and landing lights as an example. My Lunar has an offside service light with about 50% of the Led's out. Powered by Invision Community. However, it has stopped working. . By Awning Lights We stock a wide range of awning lights in a variety of shapes, sizes and finishes to complement your 'van's style and your lighting needs. What is ATC?   Your previous content has been restored. Coachman Caravans LUSSO Lusso O.T.R £41,000 Brand new for the 2021 season, the Coachman Lusso is in a class of its own when it … Built on the Ram Pro Master 3500 extended chassis, the Nova truly stands out in a class of its own. You can post now and register later. Also the MASTER UNIT requires a permanent FEED. Upload or insert images from URL. I do get some very slight misting in the rear light lens normally after washing the van but soon goes. So keep an eye on your led's. I only sealed the mounting plate and not around the removable cover. You can cancel your email alerts at any time. Many thanks for the various contributions. Started 6 hours ago, By If shorting the wires did not switch on the light then the problem was in the vans wiring. Details about Coachman Elddis Caravan or Motorhome White 10 LED Awning Light Lamp 200AW5B AL1 See original listing. The main thing we would miss when on the highway or whilst staying in the countryside is light. Remember the awning light works on the inside switch on the master control. × Check out our LARGE selection of RV Replacement Rv Light Bulbs and replacement Globes, RV Porch Lights and Security Lights to help keep … I had similar problems, See my post on this forum re 470/2 Pastiche Alarm Fuse Anomaly 26/03/2013. If you turn the awning light on on with the fob, you have to turn off with the fob. 2013(13) Sorento KX2 2. Charliefarlie The light can still be switched on /off via the master panel inside the caravan. There are two round plastic discs which one would think would just pop out to access the screws. Started Saturday at 22:58, By The van is going in for its first service this coming Monday and in case there is the case for any replacement parts, I'll include this on the list of 'to do'. Honest I just removed the 5amp fuse marked Alarm! The Coachman VIP is a luxurious home-from-home, packed with exclusive features that make it truly exceptional. However these discs will not budge. Is the normal and expected operation. However, when I put it back, the light started working again ! BriansVip520, Started 9 hours ago, Copyright Alphaquad Ltd I changed it and the light worked properly. I would have thought if turned on with the fob, the inside button should be able to turn it off. Display as a link instead, × BobbyBoy, 2014 Coachman Pastiche 520/4 | 2013 Freelander 2 HSE. Each model is designed with spacious, flexible and practical living at the forefront, whilst still offering the exceptional levels of comfort and luxury you’d expect from any Coachman caravan. Caravanning!, Music (playing Bass Guitar), Freemasonry. By When approaching the van, press the awning light button on the fob, light comes on.   You cannot paste images directly. If shorting the wires makes the light come on then the problem is inside the unit (which they said they would replace FOC!). Caravans etc plus holidays, Walking, Sea Fishing. My Lunar has an offside service light with about 50% of the Led's out. The Truma CP Plus control and the Master control panel do share the Alarm fuse on our 2014 Pastiche 520. Yes, the alarm still works as I set it off when I went inside the van. I used to be able to switch the awning light on / off via the alarm fob. So, so simple when you know how. Coachmen RV, a Division of Forest River Inc. and headquartered in Middlebury, Indiana manufactures Coachmen branded Class A Motorhomes, Class C Motorhomes, Fifth Wheels and Travel Trailers.   Your link has been automatically embedded. 12 volt Seattle multifunction digital control panel with awning light water pump water tank 12v lights and master switches; European Whole Vehicle Type Approved EWVTA; EN1645 Grade 3 classification for heating and insulation cold chamber tested; Enhanced automotive style fully bonded aerodynamic body shell including … You’re right richanjan, there is a self drain built into the light. Coachman Caravans Vip 565; Share this item << Back to search results. Shows the worth of forum participation. I think they too are struggling for a remedy and solution. Coachman Elddis Caravan or Motorhome White 10 LED Awning Light Lamp 200AW5B AL1: Condition: New. Nova Class B Motorhomes The all NEW Coachmen Nova is the latest member of the Coachmen Class B Family, representing Quality, Value & Innovation. There are two round plastic discs which one would think would just pop out to access the screws. If you are looking to match the style of light to the existing look of your van or motorhome, then our extensive range of white, satin and silver fiishes will help. March 16, 2017 in Coachman Caravans, 2015 / onwards, Coachman's new type awning lights are troubled by condensation, I had mine replaced under warranty due to a fault possibly caused by the condensation but yet again both light fittings have condensation again, Coachman say condensation in the fittings is not covered by, warranty ??? The Dealer too has learnt something as now has a useful contact at BCA. × Volvo V70 D3 SE (was Peugeot 4007, SsangYong Korando), Pulling a Lunar Clubman SI 2015. Most motors of the automated awning or electric awning contain a built-in thermal override to prevent the motor from overheating during excessive use. Traced as a non connection in the area of the main fuse box as I understand it. × It is a very small glass fuse on the circuit board. The water ingress is actually in the array so I’m trying to dry it out. So hopefully I will not suffer what you have highlighted. I have just fitted an off side Dimatec awning light now fitted to most new vans. Coachman awning. Am I being to optimistic and how it is working is how it is designed to operate? NEW 12 volt multi-function control panel for voltmeter, awning light, water pump, 12 volt lights and master switches Audio & Entertainment Dedicated TV station with 230V, 12V, satellite and aerial sockets (2 in fixed bed models) To the last tw posters, 16 and 17, I am indeed very grateful for this information. Started Saturday at 22:00, By I do have a Phanton Alarm and this is also working as I have been contacted a number of times when during this process the Phantom system has been triggerd by the removal of various connections and fuses. Hope that makes it clearer. The fuse INSIDE the ALARM UNIT itself protects the ALARM UNIT only. It was again a connection problem, see post on LED awning light. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. music and football and kayaking and sea fishing. I think you'll find the reason behind the confusion explained. What is ATC? Clear editor. Hi Bernard, this would have shown up when 'shorting' the tow grey wires! If you are anxious, you are living in the future. Is it the same type as in my post #3 if so gently prise the outer casing at the 2 lug locations (see photo in post #3). By 2020 VW Touareg R line towing 2019 VIP 565 with powertouch mover. Powered by Invision Community. My off side Dimatec awning light (as in picture above) is suffering from water ingress, way beyond normal condensation. To get into the alarm box you will need a 10mm spanner as well as the normal screwdriver! As a forward thinking business, our experienced design, production and purchasing teams are continually researching, testing and introducing new and innovative ways to enhance our caravans and the … The Lusso is designed with spacious, flexible and practical living at the forefront, whilst still offering the exceptional levels of comfort and luxury you’d expect from any Coachman caravan. Find your Coachman; Compare; Innovation. I think the position has now been fully explained and understood. Coachman Caravans VIP 565. b74126e9-13ee-45bf-86e1-549c3ee81ab7. I made a similar observation with a slight difference. It's at the dealer for its first service at the moment, just under a year old by a matter of days, and even they are baffled. The problem of the key fob remains unresolved. All other functions of the key fob, alarm, torch, programming are working. If you find that your motorized awning has stopped functioning there is actually a pretty simple fix. We have a great selection of Multi-Colored Rv Awning lights and don't forget the Rv awning hangers for your Rv Globe Lights. Restore formatting, × Proved to be an excellent outfit. Enjoying life in the slower "retired" lane. View the Coachman VIP 520 N111884 online and make an enquiry today. Started 9 hours ago, Copyright Alphaquad Ltd 28 page,app. You can post now and register later. Anyone else been there and still in this position?   Pasted as rich text. 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