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by marvinquintero
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: So nice to have found a whole bunch of peeps with ambo's all in one place.
Replies: 8
Views: 774

Re: So nice to have found a whole bunch of peeps with ambo's all in one place..lol

Looks awesome. Congrats


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by marvinquintero
Sun Nov 17, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: New Members please start here
Topic: New Member - New Ambulance Owner
Replies: 3
Views: 283

Re: New Member - New Ambulance Owner

tvalleav10 wrote:I just picked up my ambulance yesterday! She is a 1997 E350? (Vin check says she is an E450) with a 7.3 Liter Turbo Diesel engine. 56,000 miles!!

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Looks awesome! Congrats!


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by marvinquintero
Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Horn on steering column not working, but works triggering siren functions
Replies: 4
Views: 698

Re: Horn on steering column not working, but works triggering siren functions

They definitely disconnected the horn for the siren. It happened with my Crown vic. I found a wire under my steering wheel that was cut in half for the siren. It was a simple as reconnecting it. I am sure the ambo is likely the same... just gotta find the wire It was working not too long ago and th...
by marvinquintero
Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Horn on steering column not working, but works triggering siren functions
Replies: 4
Views: 698

Re: Horn on steering column not working, but works triggering siren functions

coachgeo wrote:Issue sounds to be wiring between switch/button and horn. Check where the wires go thru grommets in firewall and any other place metal may have rubbed against wires. check grounds too.

I’ll check it. Thanks.


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by marvinquintero
Thu Jun 27, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Horn on steering column not working, but works triggering siren functions
Replies: 4
Views: 698

Horn on steering column not working, but works triggering siren functions

I have 1995 Chevy 3500hd Turbo diesel with a Horton Box. I can’t figure out why my stock horn button on the steering column doesn’t work, but when I switch it to siren mode, I can trigger the siren functions from the horn button on the steering column. I’ve disconnected the factory horns and tested ...
by marvinquintero
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:39 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Shore power
Replies: 11
Views: 2215

Re: Shore power

I finally got the chance to see if that exterior outlet also charges the two batteries and it does. That’s an awesome feature. I was wondering, can you have the ambulance idling or running (driving around) while the exterior outlet has shore or generator power? Thanks for all the advice. Sent from m...
by marvinquintero
Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Misc Acessories
Topic: Refrigerator and water tank
Replies: 2
Views: 652

Re: Refrigerator and water tank

Wow, those are some big things! They look about the same size as things my buddy installed in his rehabbed 40 foot Class A motor home last summer. Just a thought, if you put appliances made for a 40-foot vehicle into a 20-foot vehicle, you might start running out of space pretty fast... Doesn't loo...
by marvinquintero
Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:34 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Shore power
Replies: 11
Views: 2215

Re: Shore power

Outlawupfitting wrote:https://www.ebay.com/i/143093448986?chn=ps Also thats considered a DC-AC generator


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by marvinquintero
Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:34 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Shore power
Replies: 11
Views: 2215

Re: Shore power

Yes.. let he batteries sit off for 30 min or so . Place your meter on the battery, is should show 12 ish volts. let your meter stabilize then plug in the shore power and you should see a voltage increase. as for the circuit board try to re solder the points to that resistor. If that doesn't work re...
by marvinquintero
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Misc Acessories
Topic: Refrigerator and water tank
Replies: 2
Views: 652

Refrigerator and water tank

1995 Horton Box. Picked up a dometic RM-2652 refrigerator/freezer and a 39 gallon water tank (46” long x 18.75” deep x 10.5” high) with pump for $135. Has anyone put any of these in their ambulance? I’m trying to get an idea on where to put them. I’m in the process of also getting the oven/cooktop w...