leisure battery

  1. J

    Leisure battery advice please

    My Alpha 110aH AGM low profile is not holding much charge now and flattens very quickly using low current draw equipment e.g caravan TV. Probably my own fault as a couple of times it completely discharged. To buy the same battery it is now £159.99 I was browsing as came across Lion...
  2. C

    Accessing OEM leisure battery under passenger seat

    Hi there, I've recently bought a 2017 t6 Transporter which has an OEM leisure battery installed underneath the passenger seat. Is there an easy way to get to the battery without taking the whole seat off? Thanks in advance!
  3. J

    California aux battery problems - Low and not charging

    Good day, My main car battery recently died so I ended up re-charging the battery with another boosting battery and cable. I was able to re-start the car, but since then the auxiliary battery constantly indicates low battery and no lights, nor fridge, nor electric roof top works. Even the...
  4. joshje

    LiFePO4 - maintaining the battery life

    I have a LiFePO4 lithium leisure battery, and I understand that it likes to be stored at ~50% charge. Our camper has solar + Victron MPPT, as well as a Victron DC-DC, and so our leisure battery is always at 100% (at least whenever I check it). Now that we’re approaching the winter season, and...
  5. alter

    leisure batteries on the control panel

    Hello everyone, I would like to know how to check if the alternator of my 2017 Ocean is charging the leisure batteries correctly. If I turn on the control panel with the engine running, the indicated voltage does not rise, even when I turn on the refrigerator, for example .... I usually load the...
  6. T6DSGChris

    opinions on this battery

    hiya https://www.alpha-batteries.co.uk/leoch-160ah-agm-leisure-battery?gclid=Cj0KCQjw08aYBhDlARIsAA_gb0cQuziw_hIQAF8Zig9NtGZyFxubIoAvgHXn1viI3NXsinoWy6LGiisaAopPEALw_wcB whats our thoughts on this? layed on its side it should fit under the drivers seat... anyone had, used, theories on...
  7. J88arv

    Double swivel seat with LB??

    Hi all I have my battery etc under my double seat in the van. I’m wanting to put a swival bracket on however not sure if this is possible with what I’ve got under the seat. Any advice super welcome
  8. R

    Rear Parking Sensor Issue + Fast Blinking Indicators

    2019 T6 T30 with rear parking sensors only no camera I had a dual battery installed under the seat by a local 4wd company who do a lot of 12v installs in March this year and had no issues until end of July when it stopped charging. A few days after it had stopped charging a start/stop error...
  9. P

    Starting my LB electrics

    Hi all, I’m just starting a little list of what I think I need for my kombi, but will need to do it in stages ££ Renogy 50 amp DCC Charger with MPPT Renogy BT 2 Bluetooth adapter 5 meters 16mm cable from starter battery to charger 240 v battery charger which LB ?? I’m thinking 100amp , would...
  10. Gemini

    12V 110AH EXPEDITION GEL LEAD CARBON ULTRA DEEP CYCLE BATTERY

    Hi , going to be fitting my lesuire battery set up next weekend, has anyone used one of these? https://www.alpha-batteries.co.uk/12v-100ah-ritar-agm-lead-carbon-ultra-deep-cycle-battery-dc12-100c/ Thanks Andy
  11. Cooper

    California with solar panel

    We fitted some solar panels and associated bits to our camper the other other day and just wanted to check I had it set up correctly…. Should I have the battery presets set to AGM spiral cell whatever that is? (See attached from the VictronConnect app)
  12. Paul@MW

    Split charge & Leisure battery system or Ecoflow Delta power pack

    Just considering my next build to the new T6 I've previously installed a split charger & a couple of leisure batt's into my T4 to power led lights, fridge & gas blower heater etc, so I know the crack. Anyone on here build their campers using the Ecoflow Delta as the power source for everything...
  13. T

    Linking leisure batteries

    Hi All I’m thinking about adding a second leisure battery into the van but I don’t want to have to rip it all apart. Currently I have a ctek 250 As the dc-dc charger and also doing solar all linked to a 110a battery under the passenger seat. I also have a victron charger on the 240v side if I’m...
  14. D

    Leisure Battery Solar Charging

    Hello. i'm back from my first 4 night off grid camp (blue dot festival). I have two solar panels into a C-Tek 250. My van is a T6. I have a small fridge (Indel-B), all LED lighting and also recharged devices, ran a fan for about 1 hour, made about 16 brews with my electric brew maker. My...
  15. R

    Leisure battery dead

    Hi I’ve rented my van out (was never the intention but change in circumstances mean we can’t use it much and I need the income). The people renting it forgot to plug in the EHU a couple of nights ago and woke up to find they couldn’t start the van. They got a jump start but have since said that...
  16. oxocube

    Leisure-battery charger is noisy

    Hey, a camper conversion company put this leisure battery and charger into my t6 but it’s like some epic super boat battery charger and this little thing has an epic fan. I used to have a t4 and never heard a peep from my leisure battery charging box. Does anyone want to swap with me? You may...
  17. Rioja John

    Battery in-line fuse size

    I have 220 AH of Gel leisure batteries, a 75/15 Victron solar regulator and 200 watt of folding solar panels what inline fuse should I use on the positive side to the batteries, Is 20amp the size fuse that I need? thank you, John.
  18. S

    Leisure Battery Info - 95Ah Branded vs 120Ah Non-Branded

    Hi - Sorry another question on Leisure battaries. I have just purchased a new Yuasa AGM 95Ah leisure battery (From Halfords for easy collection!) for £165. I wanted a well-known brand. It is replacing a non-branded 135AH 'Deep Cycle' one which is done (It is rated as 135Ah C100 if that...
  19. DuncanB

    Renogy DCC50S and LB under the single passenger seat? Advice please

    What is the best route to run cable from my starter battery to my DC-DC charger under the single passenger seat in my LWB please? I've taken all the matting out and I'm considering different layout options. Any suggestions would be very welcome. I'm only doing a basic conversion with the...
  20. B

    Odd cabling from Mppt to leisure battery!

    Hi guys - we have a 2nd hand converted T6 and I'm trying to get me head around cabling! At the back we have 240v hookup, which goes through a fuse box then into an old school battery charger (PSU design?!). Next to this is an Epever Mppt solar controller. Now here's that I think is odd...
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