Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 03-24-2012, 02:38 PM   #1
Rivet Master
Commercial Member
 
ViewRVs's Avatar
 
1977 20' Argosy 20
Charleston , West Virginia
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 1,226
Images: 9
Send a message via Yahoo to ViewRVs
1977 Argosy 20 MH Battery replacement?

I am going to replace the batteries in my sporty 1977 Argosy 20. Right now it has two 75HD batteries. The previous owner indicated that the house battery was weak and might need replacement. My original Owner's Manual does not specify the battery type or even which battery is the engine battery. The 75HD appears to be a starting (engine battery) and not a deep cycle battery which would be appropriate for the house items.
  1. What are the two correct battery types?
  2. Which wires go to the engine and which ones to the coach.
I am guessing the heavier ones go to the engine. I'll have to disconnect one of them and see which area no longer has power.
__________________
Fred H.
1977 Argosy 20' Motorhome
Fred's Airstream Archives @ ViewRVs.com
ViewRVs is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Song recorded in Argosy mandolindave Photography 20 08-07-2013 10:23 AM
Suitable vent lid replacement? louaxtjr Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 6 05-16-2013 07:49 PM
Dexter Axle replacement ljmorr3 Axles 17 03-29-2013 02:42 PM
Axle replacement Dan S All Argosy Trailers 46 04-27-2012 01:36 AM
2012 Airstream Mercedes Diesel B Van 20+MPG eBay Watch Airstreams on eBay 0 03-24-2012 11:40 AM


Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:21 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.