com/p/lap-20a-dp-switch-with-neon-black-nickel/62613. It was a user error. The anti-freeze was bled from the system before we took delivery, but it hasn’t worked since. bailey-parts. All the electric sockets are working but the symbol on the right of the control panel that usually indicates electric supply is not illuminated. That's correct . If the software has got its knickers in a twist this should solve it. I’ve been living my [email protected] 400 since late July and I had not tried using electric for the Alde hot water or heating. That's probably as much as i could say and suggest as we've had ours 2 year and have never run it on gas either ! There is only the one gas tap, under the cooker , which was on. Both are efficient and environmentally Had a mystery with our Alde central heating heating which would not run. I have read of a couple of sockets under the kitchen cooker where the plugs or switches can be inadvertently switch off, pulled out, but can't recall if one of these feeds the Alde isolator switch. If your boiler is not firing up the central heating, then it is unlikely that you will be able to resolve the problem yourself. Don’t drop the fuse in the gap!!! NO MATTER WHEN YOU GO TOURING, it’s essential that your heating system is working correctly and that you’re familiar with how to get the best out of it. http://www. Now home near Ivybridge in south Devon. have you checked the 2 fuses on top of the boiler behind the cover. At all till today. December 27, 2014 in Caravan Heating & Cooling. The Alde heating system uses a liquid to transfer heat. JavaScript is disabled. But I have emailed bailey they are on holiday until the 5th. Still stuck but not an emergency as the heating works on the gas. Q&A - Alde Heating not Working I hope you don't mind me contacting you but I have just bought a 2005 Fleetwood Heritage 640-ES, and am confused with the central heating system. The symbol for electric is not showing on the control, panel but the red light on the On switch is lit. I've had a similar problem to the OP but with the Truma cobi/ warm air system. You must log in or register to reply here. Thanks everyone,. My Alde system has a mains master switch with a light to indicate off/on - I assume yours is switched on ? Only one gas tap sounds unusual. Although, the panel says gas failure warning. All connections – fluids, gas and electricity – are located on the long side. By As opposed to 1 2 3 kW. robbymax Not having used the gas part of the heating since buying our first caravan in August last year we thought we'd better give it a try today, however it wouldn't fire up, just giving a 'gas out' errror message. I ended up working directly with Alde and they helped me diagnosis the problem as an intermittent issue with the gas solenoid. We use both electricity and LPG as energy sources in our heating systems.   Your link has been automatically embedded. Not working on either water or heating on either gas or electric have check to ensure mains power switch is on Yes. Â. I really appreciate all the help thank you. The anti-freeze was bled from the system before we took delivery, but it hasn’t worked since. Have checked RCB yes on have Always try the obvious first. Another thought is that you might be short on gas- you are using propane I guess. Hello we are away in our unicorn for Christmas and this morning the heating has gone off. I will say the dealer I purchased this from did not give me a proper education on how much tweaking the system requires. Can't understand why, but remember it was once an issue for some. I am currently touring, but my Alde 3010 is not working on electric! Thanks. Heating systems, Central Heating Compact 3020 HE Central heating Alde Compact 3020 HE Art. meadowsweet Hello we are away in our unicorn for Christmas and this morning the heating has gone off. When we changed our van to one with the Alde heating/water system, this is what we found: a) The van seemed to take longer to heat up, but this was deceptive, as the whole fabric was warming, not just the air as it was with the Truma fire and blown air system. All's well save for the heating working on gas only. Alde International Systems AB is a world-leading company which develops, produces and markets heating systems for caravans and motorhomes. Merry Christmas to all I have an affinity 554 2016 , which has alde wet central heating. The boiler uses a lot of gas and being low might be a problem. Upload or insert images from URL. Was looking at the Alde site earlier and they are not back in until 6th. Not only does the boiler provide pleasant, noiseless heating, it goes on producing hot water for the shower and kitchenette as well. screwfix. Tbh if I were you I might be tempted to pick up the phone now. reading,& TV! We did find on our last caravan that the heater could cut out on gas or electric only but if you switch to a mix of gas and electric it worked better. This will be vital if you’re considering staying on campsites over the winter, when temperatures at night will typically hover around 0˚C or lower. Display as a link instead, × Ironically the incident on Friday we had stayed on a CL Thursday night because the van was,going in for a service. The switch for the hot water/heating doesn't have a light and is with the light switches just left of the kitchen sink. Since the Alde Compact is a combi boiler, it heats both central heating fluid and hot water simultaneously. The MCBs looks like switches in this panel. Good one. So I pulled the fuse and replaced it took me less than a 30. Click here to read our updated forum rules. Contact Address: … Have you checked the fuse for Alde heating? Went back today with a fully charged battery and it fired up first time, we did prime the gas supply with the cooker burners, but can't imagine that would make the difference. Hi, yes it does, that's how we start it up in gas mode and where the error message shows up. It just isn't getting to the heating. If the desired temperature is set ≈5 °C below ambient on the digital control panel, the central heating will cut out— the heating fluid will not be circulated to the convectors and the living space will not be warmed. Fishing,chess, I switched it to gas and that is fine. If all else fails talk to Alde, they are generally very helpful and knowledge. Not sure of my facts here, but I think that on our Swift you have to switch the ALDE electric heating on at the Sargeant Control Panel and also Switch the Mains on, over the door. I have read in the dim and distant past of some people having issues with Powrtouch movers taking out the Alde fuse? Your help is much appreciated. I don't know what an MCB is nor where to find it??? Sadly no van anymore but 35 years was a good run. Have a good look for another. × It is very dangerous for unqualified people to tinker around with gas appliances and is actually illegal.   Pasted as rich text. This is only of use though if you are on a hook up. Thank you for that response. Is it on, and is it lit up (red)? I don't have Alde heating but I am very impressed with your analysis and fix. I replaced the solenoid a few weeks back and have tested the Alde system three times since the repair and it’s been working great. Then try the fuse removal dodge. The MCBs are all on and our Unicorn is a model 1. Looks like we might have to get an electrician out when we get home. Kia KX 3 auto / Bailey Alicanto Grande Estoril and Swift Challenger 570 (2010 model Not towed - used as a static) Restore formatting, × Their contact number is on their website. All the electric sockets are working but the symbol on the right of the control panel that usually indicates electric supply is not illuminated. Furthermore, the pipes do not go outside of the interior envelope. I think that might well be my problem. I have changed the 2 fuses on the boiler no improvement. I will let you know what Alde say when they open in the new year. On the U2, the switch for the mains electrical supply for the Alde has a lamp in it. Central Heating Faults and Fault Finding – Heating and/or Hot Water Not Working What to check if your heating or hot water is not working. This Alde system appears to require a lot of hands on effort to maintain in proper working order. It's not the CB or RCD that trips, it is just electric heating part of the Alde that switches off. The actual fault is caused by an interruption to the 12v supply. The first is gas is not getting through to the heater, in which case you need to digilantly trace the gas supply pipes and check you haven't missed a stop ****. HI, Heating and hot water is working on gas but not electric. × wordweb, For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. You can find us at some of the world’s leading trade fairs – or maybe when you’re Given that the boiler works fine on gas and that the indicator isn't showing on the control panel then it's a mains supply issue, so nothing to be gained by checking/swapping 12 volt fuses. Its easy to switch off and forget. we have just had the first habitation check on our Bailey 620 Approach. Thanks to everyone for your input. Hydronic heating is not just cosy and silent.   You cannot paste images directly. No still not sorted. Check the MCB for the Adie, look in the hand book for other elec equipment of the same mcb and check if they are working, Bailey installed some Chinese mcb that have know issues ie look set to the "on " position but no contact made inside the unit. There is electric current coming into the coffin shaped connector beside the boiler. cycling and walking. The switch on the offside bed locker is switched on isn't it? Clear editor. Welcome to Alde! The second suggests the is a problem with the heater, and that will require technical expertise to investigate and rectify. Next weekend we'll try again with a full battery and do as Boff suggested and report back. https://www. Any more ideas??? Started 3 hours ago, By co. uk/Product. Anther more involved job would be checking the control panel inputs, its possible a rear plug has come adrift. The manual just says turn off and try again, which we did, about ten times. Some of the early version 1 had under rated switches fitted instead of a 20amp, and so failed especially if 3KW was used a lot. All else fails try a master reset to factory settings. You can also enjoy the superior climate comfort with a good conscience. Worth doing a check to make sure you have not set electrics on master panel to 0 for kW. And silly I know but is the van plugged in ie not tripped supply or faulty/not plugged in lead. but any more suggestions will be gratefully received. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. Why don't you short out the existing switch to ensure that's the problem before buying one. We are a world leading company which developsand produces heating systems for motorhomes and caravans. Hi All Was just enquiring if anyone had problems with the alde wet heating, i have a 2014 stirling eccles quartz and when the heating comes on during the night it seems to make a horrible noise which keeps you awake so renders the system quite useless on a night time. If so what is the solution??? Any idea of why this should hapen and the likely cost of repairing. I have no idea how to short out the switch! Source for Fanmaster mk1 - thermal cut out. I have had this fault when playing with the 12v system, quite scary and thoughts of costing me ££££££’s. It works perfectly on gas and all the operations on the control panel appear normal, even the pump is showing as working, except there is no heat nor hot water. Its possible that a cheaper switch would fit from elsewhere but it may not colour match or be a straight swop. Q&A - Alde Heating not Working I hope you don't mind me contacting you but I have just bought a 2005 Fleetwood Heritage 640-ES, and am confused with the central heating system. The heating and hot water systems still seem to work OK on gas and the circulating pump still works. You can post now and register later. Power might remain on even with the panel off and so removing the fuse reboots the system. LIVE LIFE AND PROSPER. Did anyone escape in their caravan for New Year? Is there another one somewhere else I haven't found?? I think that the Alde advice is to switch of the panel disconnect the white plug to the boiler then reconnect. Find manuals, broschures and documents regarding our heating systems and accessories for mobilehomes and caravans. By aspx?PartNumber=1040314. I took it for its first service on 12 December 2016. I noticed the fault showing when I explaining to the engineer what I wanted doing. Leigh Marsden of Alde talks us through the basic operation of the Alde Heating System in a new Bailey Unicorn. I still sometimes forget to switch it on when pitching up - it's only later on when SWMBO asks why there's no hot water that I realise. Quote " we've had ours 2 year and have never run it on gas either !". What I have done in the past, well Friday actually is switch then panel off and pull the fuse that supplies the boiler and put it back in again. You can also do it by momentarily disconnecting the battery lead. January. I also understand that you can switch the gas on We are going away in the van Any ideas would be most helpful. We thought about going away after Christmas. If the hot water boost (the tap icon on the control panel) is activated then the central heating doesn't work for about 30 mins. I think the element might have gone in the boiler itself if you have changed all the fuses. walking,cycling, Because the electric sockets are working I think the power supply to the van is OK. toolstation. I'm a retired sparks and would be checking for 240 volts at the isolator switch, these have also been known to fail. I think my master switch is by the kitchen tap and I have tried switching it off and on. I have also changed the fuse on the consumer unit labelled water heater no improvement. Hi there , our ( truma ) heating system has a control panel above our door where you can select what to have the water temperature and what kind of power supply you wish to be on , i.e , electricity or gas , is there not a control panel where you need to choose between what power you need or want to use ? Vanning, Archery, Woodwork. Hence, heat is not lost unnecessarily. Comfortable heating all year round in all weathers. You should refer the problem to an Alde trained technician. Just needs a 20 amp switch fitting try checking Bailey parts. Gas is always on for the oven which is used but have never powered the whole system on it . Ssangyong rexton - is there anything that's better value as a tow car? Our Truma system is the same , i was told from someone on here that the boost option will knock the heating off and the power will go towards heating the water up quicker . Started Yesterday at 10:20, Copyright Alphaquad Ltd I switched it to gas and that is fine. This may sound terrifying, but it needn’t be. The cooker always needs far more time to get the gas through than the heating though, so if it has got to that then I doubt the supply is a problem providing the valve is on. Any advice would be welcome. Will Started 8 hours ago, By no: 30209090 Boiler for mobile leisure vehicles. com/shop/Electrical/d190/Screwless+Black+Nickel/sd3097/Screwless+Flat+Plate+Black+Nickel+20A+DP+Switch/p57190, http://www. It's the switch someone already mentioned, mounted on the outside of the right hand front bed. You can find us at some of the world’s leading trade fairs – or maybe when you’re The Alde central heating system is a hydronic system, with the same heating principle as in most of our homes. Customs Duty when returning from abroad - January 2021. Powered by Invision Community, Help Alde Heating Not Working On Electric In Bailey Unicorn, Engineering, computing, outdoor life. Alde International Systems AB is a world-leading company which develops, produces and markets heating systems for caravans and motorhomes. We don't have a mover, so it can't be that.   Your previous content has been restored. Jaydug On our Vigo, the MCBs are in the same place as the 12v fuses, in the LH front bed, almost opposite this switch. I will try emailing Alde tomorrow. Hi we have a alde system and have had no problems. Switch someone already mentioned, mounted on the gas Caravan heating & Cooling know is. 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