hab checkfinds L battery not charging

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  1. connie

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    Hi all
    my hab check found the leisure battery is not charging from engine.

    Any help would be great 2004 Fiat Ace Milano.
     
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    split charge relay burnt out, jammed open or disconnected.

    Should be under the bonnet near the battery, along with the fridge relay.
    Both will probably be 30amps.

    If you find them then swap them over and see if it charges then.
    If it is faulty, when swapped the fridge wont work when engine running.

    My fridge relay stopped working half way through France.
    Swapped them over and had (reasonably) cold beer again.
    Tapped the other relay a few times then it started working again.
     
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    Interesting this.. Do you have a Sargent control panel by any chance ?

    I have been messing with one today and really do not like the way they handle two batteries ..
    They seem to be completely splitting the charge feed.. As Sargent will not supply a decent wiring diagram I have no choice but to rip in to it and see how they have done it myself
     
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    What is the make and model of the leisure battery?
     
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    Tapped it, tapped it? :RollEyes:




    Do it properly and hit it with a bloody hammer!!! :Doh::Blush::winky:
     
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    Leisure battery not charging

    hi
    it's a Halfords L85 don't know it's age no date. was planning to replace this year.
     
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