Refined cooling

Dometic RUA 5208X
Absorption refrigerator, 153 l

The Dometic RUA 5208X model is a single door upright absorption refrigerator that features a narrow cabinet design that allows for greater flexibility in the kitchen area of recreational vehicles without compromising on storage volume.
  • Narrow footprint
    can easily fit through the RV door
  • Tropical rated
    cooling system
  • Intuitive design
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Touch control
Touch control

TFT color display with unique rotary touch control

Perfectly controlled
Perfectly controlled

Full-width crisper with humidity control

Interior LED lighting
Interior LED lighting

Elegant LED lighting illuminates the cabin

Built-in door storage
Built-in door storage

Perfect for storing bottles and cans

Narrow storage cabinet
Narrow storage cabinet

Optimized storage cabinet holds a generous amount of food and drink

T-rated cooling unit
T-rated cooling unit

Ensures great cooling performance even in harsh conditions

Dometic RUA 5208X
...and more
    • Narrow cabinet design with slim footprint
    • Dimensions (W x H x D): 550 x 1191 x 677 mm
    • Reversible door suits any layout
    • Freezer compartment with internal door
    • Easy-to-use control panel with colour TFT display
    • T-rated cooling system ensures excellent cooling performance in all conditions
    • Adjustable shelves and door bins

A new benchmark in RV refrigeration

The Dometic RUA refrigerators provide the reliable refrigeration performance that the RV market has come to expect from Dometic refrigerators. The T-rated cooling system ensures excellent performance in both high and low ambient temperatures, making the RUA refrigerator an excellent choice for all conditions. The built-in control panel is intuitive and easy to use, allowing users to select a temperature range and a variety of pre-set modes. The control panel also features a built-in service mode that creates simple diagnostics if required. Colored error messages are displayed alongside an audible alarm if errors occur.


SKU number 9600015785 
Model RUA5208X 
Model on label RUA5208X 
Scope of delivery 1 refrigerator, 1 manual 
Product Description Absorption refrigerator, 153 l 
Refrigeration technology Absorption 
Dimensions product depth 677 mm
Dimensions product height 1191 mm
Dimensions product width 550 mm
Net weight 49 kg
Gross volume 153.00 l
Storage volume - total 146.00 l
Fridge storage volume 133.00 l
Freezer storage volume 13.00 l
Input voltage (AC) 230-240 V
Input voltage (DC) 12 V
Rated input current (AC) 0.8 A
Rated input power (AC) 195 W
Rated input power (DC) 175 W
Input frequency 50/60 Hz
Refrigerant amount 230 g
Noise (EN60704-1 & 60704-2-14) 0.00 dB(A)
Average energy consumption at AC (EN62552) 3.90 kWh/24h
Climate class (EN62552)
Gas consumption [g/24h] 380.00 g/24h
Colour Smokey Gray 
Thermostat control UES 
Hinge type Left hinged 
Interior light Yes, LED 
Certificates AGA, RCM 
EAN-13 6951218418894 
Dimensions parcel depth 762 mm
Dimensions parcel height 1293 mm
Dimensions parcel width 622 mm
Parcel weight 51 kg