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Old 01-29-2016, 12:24 AM   #1
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Battery cut off Apex 259bhss

Looking to see if anyone out there knows if there is a battery cutoff switch (in apex model TT) manufacturer installed. When mine sits in winter something is drawing current. Has anyone installed a cutoff switch switch themselves? Any info or such is appreciated.
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Old 01-29-2016, 08:43 AM   #2
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Looking to see if anyone out there knows if there is a battery cutoff switch (in apex model TT) manufacturer installed. When mine sits in winter something is drawing current. Has anyone installed a cutoff switch switch themselves? Any info or such is appreciated.
Could it be the carbon monoxide detector?
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Old 01-29-2016, 09:39 AM   #3
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I have an APEX, and no there isn't one. But there is stuff that drain the battery. the Radio light stays on all the time, so does the propane detector. I went to Tractor supply and got one of those cutoffs with the big red key. DON'T. They quit working pretty quick. Now, I just take the Positive cable off the terminal when I'm not camping. Only takes a second
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Old 01-29-2016, 05:39 PM   #4
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My old 5er didn't have a disconnect and the propane/CO detector would drain the battery in a few weeks.

I installed one of these and it made it much easier.



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Old 01-29-2016, 06:36 PM   #5
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Alternatively from Walmart ...to install on your NEGATIVE battery wire terminal.
For under 7 bucks:
Schumacher Electric Swan Terminal Disconnect - Walmart.com
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Alternatively from Walmart ...to install on your NEGATIVE battery wire terminal.
For under 7 bucks:
Schumacher Electric Swan Terminal Disconnect - Walmart.com
That's what I've been using on my two batteries for 10 years.
Back then it cost $4.
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Alternatively from Walmart ...to install on your NEGATIVE battery wire terminal.
For under 7 bucks:
Schumacher Electric Swan Terminal Disconnect - Walmart.com

I use one of these on my Smart Car when I tow it behind my Sunseeker.
Lift the floor mat, turn the knob, and away we go.
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