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Old 09-09-2014, 04:39 PM   #1
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Default Fridge on 2400scr

Hi new to motor boating and just bought a 1996 2400scr. Does the fridge only work on shore power? Boat in uk

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Old 09-09-2014, 05:57 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum.

To answer your question is no. After you unplug from shore power the frig should switch over to 12v automatically. If it doesn't your circuit board might be bad.

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Old 09-10-2014, 01:06 AM   #3
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My fridge would only work on shore power too... I checked the fuse panel(under steering wheel) and there was corrosion on the fuse feeding 12v to my fridge. After wiggling it around a bit, my fridge worked off battery power for the rest of the season. This year I replaced and rewired my fuse block... No more worries.
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Old 09-18-2014, 09:28 AM   #4
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Hiya, Im same as you, just bought the same boat as you, same year, fridge does work of the battery, how are you getting on with the sewage tank and hot water?
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Old 09-18-2014, 02:43 PM   #5

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Shorepower on the boat is 120VAC. The fridge runs on 120VAC on shorepower. What is your shorepower? The main breaker and the fridge breaker must both be on as well as the on switch in the fridge.
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