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Old 02-16-2015, 11:52 AM   #1
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Battery Watering

It is a bit difficult and certainly time consuming to remove the vent cover caps from several of my batteries in order to check the water level in the cells. There are several products on the market that claim to provide an “easy” way to regularly check/adjust water levels.

Following are links to two systems on Camping World and a link to a manufacturer website:
http://www.campingworld.com/shopping/item/on-board-battery-watering-systems-48-volt-kit-for-four-12-volt-batteries/77298

http://www.campingworld.com/shopping/item/qwik-fill-dual-12-volt-battery-watering-system/27037

https://www.flow-rite.com/battery-watering/pro-fill/part-number-generator

Has anyone installed any type of system they are happy with?
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Old 02-16-2015, 01:23 PM   #2
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Happiness is sealed deep cycle. No watering. Also my LP detector no longer goes off all the time.
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Old 02-16-2015, 02:31 PM   #3
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Happiness is sealed deep cycle. No watering. Also my LP detector no longer goes off all the time.

.....yeah!!!!
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Old 02-16-2015, 04:32 PM   #4
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Yes: I have the one similar to Camping World. Bought it at the Goshen rally a couple of years ago.

Just connect the tube, put other end in distilled water bottle and squeeze bulb. Do that about once a month when set up here in FL over the winter and whenever I begin a trip in the summer.

I like the system and hope it will save my batts from getting too dry.

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I bought this on my first set of OEM Georgetown batteries but removed when I got my new set of batteries.
Its ok but you can possible over fill if you don't follow the directions when filling.
I really don't think this is worth $60 and would be glad to sell you mine for $20 plus $5 shipping if you like.
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Old 02-16-2015, 09:29 PM   #6
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haha you da bomb Iggy These gadgets work great on a bench. Not so easy under the steps, etc.
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Old 02-16-2015, 09:48 PM   #7
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A turkey baster from the $1 store works well for adding distilled water to the batteries. Keep it simple and cheap!
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I'll Get it from you Iggy. I will hook up with you when we go to Goshen.


If not let me know and we can make arrangements.
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I'll Get it from you Iggy. I will hook up with you when we go to Goshen.

If not let me know and we can make arrangements.
Sure you don't want to use the turkey baster?
All I need to do is find it and remember to put it in the rig before I head to Goshen.
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I bought this on my first set of OEM Georgetown batteries but removed when I got my new set of batteries.
Its ok but you can possible over fill if you don't follow the directions when filling.
I really don't think this is worth $60 and would be glad to sell you mine for $20 plus $5 shipping if you like.
I would not like to be without it in our Georgetown because of how the batteries are mounted under the steps.
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