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Old 07-04-2014, 01:34 PM   #1
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Battery Tender

Just got a 2015 28 Ft., Coachman Freedom Express TT. When TT is in storage, can I connect a battery tender to the battery without disconnecting the battery cables from the trailer ?


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Old 07-04-2014, 02:15 PM   #2
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I believe you can. I do, so if it's not a good idea, someone let me know. I also have a tender on my motorcycle.

It's all good.


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Old 07-04-2014, 03:54 PM   #3
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Sure, just check and maintain water levels regularly. If adjustable set to low trickle setting.

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Old 07-04-2014, 04:17 PM   #4
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I leave a battery tender attached to my coach batteries whenever the coach is in storage. I leave the same unit attached to my van for the three months we are in FL.

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Old 07-04-2014, 05:00 PM   #5
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Why not add a battery disconnect between the trailer and the battery(ies)? Having said that, I have a quick connect on my motorcycle, lawn mower and Bobcat for the same purpose. Works fine for me.
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