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Old 11-17-2012, 12:44 PM   #1
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Hey all!!

Tonight is out first night out since September. Of course it is about mid-30's here in East Texas. Anyways, turned on the heater, not the warmest air but more importantly after about 3 minutes of it being on, the smoke detector starts beeping. Unless we wave a towel near it, it doesn't stop. Any idea what is going on?
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Old 11-17-2012, 09:52 PM   #2
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Not sure what your problem is if any but I can tell you even mine is so sensitive that I have to take the battery out just to take a shower.
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Old 11-17-2012, 11:43 PM   #3
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Have you run the furnace previous to this trip? If not, it might be just the fumes from burning off the "newness".

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Old 11-18-2012, 04:03 AM   #4
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What Lloyd said.
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Old 11-18-2012, 06:37 AM   #5
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On both our units there was a lot of oil in the furnace from the manufacturing and it had to burn off once it did all was ok. Some times after being in a dust climate for long periods it will burn of the dust setting it off.

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Old 11-18-2012, 10:43 AM   #6
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Our new tt was the same. Disconnected smoke alarm, and ran furnace several times for about an hour with windows open at home. Took a long time to get the smell out. Our previous 3 new trailers with Suburban furnaces were fine. This one has an Atwood.
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