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Old 11-03-2014, 12:15 PM   #1
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Question on Winter Storage


I am new to the whole travel trailer experience just getting my trailer in July. My question is would you recommend removing the batteries and storing them in the garage with a trickle charger on them, or leaving them connected to the trailer with the trailer connected to the houses power. I live in Idaho where the temperatures may get -10 to -15 degrees below zero in the winter. Suggestions would be appreciated.


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Old 11-03-2014, 12:35 PM   #2
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Personally, I bring them home in the garage and charge them once in a while.

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Old 11-03-2014, 12:38 PM   #3
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I would bring the battery indoors for the winter and use the trickle charge to get it back in condition in the spring or more often if you like. If it's not connected and brought in from the cold it should hold the majority of the charge.
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Old 11-03-2014, 12:54 PM   #4
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Thanks Guys, that is what I was thinking of doing but wanted to see what others did.
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Old 11-03-2014, 01:32 PM   #5
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Gary, I have always brought mine home to the garage for the winter over here in the western side of Idaho.
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