I'm just about to install the cabling for the split charge relay from the main battery to the the underside of my drivers seat. I have ordered a proper battery tray for my leisure battery. (the battery is one that will fit height wise ok under the seat). But, the slight confusion I am having is...
Hi could any body tell me if this situation is Norman or ami missing something??
1) voltage at leisure battery showing 13.3v
2) 140A Durite VSR closed (LED illuminated)
3) voltage at starter battery showing 13.3v
Now obviously the 2 batteries will show same voltage as when relay...
I bought my van already converted over a year ago. After reading tons of threads on the forum I'm not sure the electrics are setup the right way. Mine is setup with a voltage split charge relay (see pic attached), and a flooded acid type battery.
Is this the right setup for the way the Euro...
OK guys, I've finally managed to repair my solar panel.
It's now charging my leisure battery via an MPPT solar controller.
While the solar panel was down, my leisure battery went dead due to not charging via the alternator.
With my limited knowledge, it looks like a VSR under the drivers seat...
Anyone else have a hillside Birchover van. Have you had any modifications done after purchased and have you had any problems.
Had ours since November and so far all good. Would like a light on opening sliding door other than that all is good.
This guide takes you step by step through fitting @travelvolts DC-DC charging kit for leisure batteries.
Why fit this kit:
VW are still installing their standard split charge relay on vehicles fitted with leisure batteries, however, the latest Bluemotion technology has a few undesirable side...