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Mark My Words, January: Keep the Power Flowing

This month we’ll talk about converters, battery charging, blown fuses, and tank cleaning. Remember to send your RVing questions to [email protected] Mark, I’ve heard a number of comments made about changing out the dumb OEM converter for a smart one. We still have the original converter in our 1996 Itasca Sunrise. There are no problems
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Batteries:Testing, Charging and Storing

  Testing, charging and properly storing your deep cycle batteries will prolong their life span. There are a couple of different ways to check your batteries state of charge. You can measure the voltage with a digital voltmeter or check the specific gravity with a hydrometer. Testing the specific gravity is the preferred method but
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