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We have a Norcold model N811FLT, it is connected to power, but is continuously running on gas. We've tried resetting it with no change. Could it be the power board or the control board?

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A board reset will not fix this. It's either not sensing AC current because the AC heater isn't connected properly, isn't ohming out properly, or because the board isn't able to sense it. Connection, a bad heater, or a bad board. All parts are available through a company that gives full technical support for you. I highly recommend using The Norcold Guy:

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You can reset the control board . to do this you must ground the # 15 terminal with a jumper wire to ground. this is usually the terminal next to the white & violet wire. check diagram.

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SOURCE: How do you reset circuit board on norcold refrigerator

No way to do that other than to unplug refrigerator for at least ten minutes and then plug back in. Don't use surge protector, power strip, or extension cord.

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Sounds like the unit may not have enough DC power. See the manual.

http://www.thetford.com/HOME/PARTS/NorcoldIncRefrigerators/GasElectricRefrigerators/322323Series/tabid/472/Default.aspx

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Hello,
there are two methods by which you can reset the circuit board, depending on the model of your refrigerator:
Procedure 1:
Click on the below link, scroll to the second (2nd) page. Read and follow the reset procedure.
http://www.rvtechlibrary.com/appliances/noco_old.pdf
Procedure 2: http://www.rvtechlibrary.com/appliances/noco_new.pdf
Good luck.

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