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Old 01-04-2016, 03:05 PM   #1
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Another Winter Storage Question

I have my Legacy RB stored in an indoor but unheated facility for the winter. Currently have the house and chassis battery disconnect switches set to the disconnect position. I would appreciate comments regarding taking care of the batteries. Dealer suggested just leaving them alone til Spring. Power is available so I could plug in and use the on board charger or I could buy a battery tender and leave the batteries disconnected. What are others doing? Thanks.
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Old 01-04-2016, 03:45 PM   #2
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Battery tender.....will still be minor battery draws
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Is it winterized? The water heater is not going to work without 12V power.


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Yes it is all winterized, including washer and ice maker.


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Battery Tender! Youroo!!
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What will happen if you disconnect the battery and wait to charge it in the Spring?
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X3 Battery Tender not a trickle charger.
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What will happen if you disconnect the battery and wait to charge it in the Spring?
I've done exactly that for many years with no problems.
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