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Old 05-30-2012, 02:54 AM   #1
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Picked up my ST25RB from storage yesterday to get ready for a few days away. Towed it homeonly to have the power tongue jack non-operational (it had worked when I hooked up at the storage location!) No signs of life at all - even the light is non-operational. It appeared to be jammed solid as the hand crank wouldn't shift it. Eventually, after shaking the foot as hard asI could the hand crank worked and I was able to unhook my truck, but still no sign of life from the motor. I can't find a blown fuse in the fuse panel at the back of the trailer - any ideas? Are there fuses somewhere else? The battery is charged and fine, the stabilizer jacks are working as they should. Thanks!
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Old 05-30-2012, 04:10 AM   #2
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Follow the power lead back from the jack and see if you don't find a self resetting circuit breaker inline. Especially if the jack is an add-on.
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Old 05-30-2012, 06:53 AM   #3
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I had the same problem, it turned out to be a clutch. It failed after only 3 uses. Lippert covered all parts and labor. They replaced the whole unit.



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Old 05-31-2012, 02:09 PM   #4
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Thanks - I traced the red power lead and found the in-line fuse, replaced it and all is good for now. I've got spare fuses in case it blows again!
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Old 07-03-2012, 03:48 AM   #5
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Also did you know that little silver 2 inch piece of metal is used for the jack to release the brake on the electric jack when the power isn't functioning? I didn't know what it was for when i bought my sunset until battery ran out and had to use it manually. Couldn't even use the hand crank until i remembered the silver thing was used to release the break at the bottom of the motor attached to the jack.



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Old 07-06-2012, 01:55 AM   #6
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Where exactly did you locate that in-line fuse? Did you have to get into & inside membrane cover at bottom of trailer? We also have a 2012 ST25RB....and I'm always a bit paranoid about things that stop working just before you go away or while you're away. Good to know these small details "just in case"! This forum invaluable for member tips!



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Old 07-06-2012, 02:19 AM   #7
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There should be a single wire from the electric jack motor leading to the battery (if you have an after market electric jack) and there is a fuse right on the wire, usually close or in the battery box. I have a little circuit breaker installed so I wouldnt have to replace the fuse.



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I'm confused......My power jack was part of the "package" right from Crossroads. Would it wire the same as an aftermarket power jack , or does it go to the "main" fuse panel.....thru the in-line fuse. I have the same trailer as slloyd (ST25RB). I was curious where slloyd found the inline fuse. Edited by: Tonemeister
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Old 07-08-2012, 12:26 PM   #9
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It's similar to factory powerjack. The fuse should be in the junction box just behind the battery, attached to the frame.



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I have a 30re and my fuse is along the frame on the door side just behind the battery. It is right on the wire from the jack.
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