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Mark My Words – February: Batteries, Batteries, Batteries, and Some Exterior Maintenance Tips!

  Hi, folks! We’ve got a few battery questions this month, and some exterior maintenance tips. Remember to send your RVing questions to [email protected].   Mark: About 10 days after parking with full batteries, both the house and chassis batteries are at zero volts. Oh yeah, 2008 Damon Daybreak. Suggestions? Robert G Hi Robert It

Extend the Life of Your RV’s Battery

  Some of the common causes of premature battery failure include overcharging; undercharging; deep discharges; excessive vibration; and calcium or magnesium sulfation from using tap water. When charging your RV battery during hot temperatures, be careful not to overcharge it. The gassing threshold for most lead acid batteries is a source 14.1V to 14.4V at