New to You Caravan? How Safe Is it?

Having spent a lot of money on a new to you caravan, you need to ensure its safe. A visit today to a 2013 Elddis Caravan shows that all is not what it seems…

Supplied from a main dealer in August 2015 this caravan was reported with issues from the heating system tripping the electrics on site and in the caravan.

On closer inspection the main electrical control box had been previously repair badly and was at risk of fire.

See the following pictures to see how close to a fire this caravan was at only 2 1/2 years old.


The main Control box has been repaired previously a 16A MBC Breaker has been replaced for the incorrect spec 10A breaker. (Marked C-PAK). The Breaker has a total of 14.5A of appliances attached.


The underneath of the breaker shows burning from overload of the circuit also burning the PCB board below, High risk of fire.


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