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  1. Phil/Jan

    Phil/Jan Funster

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    Hope somebody has an answer!

    We're new to motor homing and bought an Autotrail Mohawk this year.
    When we're connected up to 230v site power, the amp reading on the panel over the habitation door for the Leisure batteries reduces to eventually zero.
    Is this correct?
    I thought the battery would get charged and should increase not decrease

    Guidance gratefully received.
     
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    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    Amp reduce to zero when the battery is charged, can't get more in.

    Volts should increase to 13.5V or more.
     
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    movan Funster Life Member

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    Wow Phil and Jan .. answer in less than 3 minutes. Well worth joining fee for any probs that crop up .. so much help available here and on rallies. :)
     
  4. Phil/Jan

    Phil/Jan Funster

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    Well thanks for that hilldweller - I thought I understood electrics!
    Yes, volts are fine.
    I obviously have a lot to learn.

    Now then, that joining fee........ seems like it'll be a good idea!
     
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    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    No arguing about that.

    >> I thought I understood electrics!

    Those words feature in a lot of the claims forms.
     
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    Hi and welcome to FUN, the best Motorhome forum on the net and as you have already seen, more that worth the annual subscription in advise alone. (y)
     
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    :pink:. Glad you've joined, plenty more answers on here from the experts!
     
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