Originally Posted by John in Santa Cruz
i'm real happy my Escape
has the built in EMS. turns out my outside garage outlet that feeds the extension cord to the RV is fine, but I was on a cord that had its ground removed eons ago for sketchy reasons. its been on another cord in a different part of my driveway for a week now prepping for tomorrows south sierra run, and the EMS hasn't faulted. In the future, I never remove the ground pin of an extension cord, and instead use a 3-prong adapter plug, and I probably should trash the cord I did remove the plug from.
Over half my drop cords have new ends on them. Not hard.