Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 09-29-2018, 11:24 AM   #1
Seasonal Camper
 
Aceallenk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2017
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 270
Adding fridge fans

I did a little investigating into my fridge yesterday, on the outside. Found that under the top grate that some of the rubber roof membrane is blocking about half the air flow. but that inch space appears about right. BUT, since I have to get in there to fix that membrane I come up with an ideal that I will also add 3 fans up top and also run them 24/7 when fridge is turned on, and add another manual switch incase I need to save power or boon-dock/something. I ordered a small push button switch that can be used outside like someone else mentioned on the forum, maybe even this thread... So where I want to add these fans is above the rubber roof and below the vent screen, creating a wind tunnel. That should be relatively simple to accomplish. But the hardest part is waiting for my fans, would love to be already doing it with the nice fall weather. https://www.ebay.ca/itm/140mm-Best-s...rksid=p2057872.
__________________
2012 ST25RB SunSet Trail - RESERVE
Silverado LT Z71
Aceallenk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2018, 09:02 AM   #2
Weekend Camper
 
Join Date: Jul 2018
Location: Idaho
Posts: 12
I bought a 2018 Zinger 229RB and starting reading the Dometic install instructions for the fridge. It states that if the installation is in a slide-out, there MUST be a fan installed. So I go check mine out and no fan at all. I did some interweb searching and found this system:


https://www.arprv.com/purchase.php#number-four




Spent a few hours getting it all wired in and the fans mounted to the lower and upper vents. The controller is fully adjustable on how you want it protect the fridge and the temp at which the fan(s) turn on/off is also adjustable.
__________________
2018 Zinger 22.9RB
2015 GMC 3500HD 4x4 CC/LB SRW
229RBZinger is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

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


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Crossroads RV or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:32 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.