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Old 06-14-2012, 02:07 PM   #15
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Good. You avoided, for now, the battery grim reaper.

Now check them frequently to see if they hold a charge.

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Old 06-14-2012, 03:17 PM   #16
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Aage, the way our older trailers are wired is different from Shane's. He has two batteries mounted in the tool box on the A frame, snd ours have single batteries mounted in a compartment at the rear of the trailer.
His teailer is wired with a pair of automotive cable end coming from inside to one battery, with a pair of jumper wires going to the second battery. The breakaway switch and jack are on a separate wire that will need to be attached to the threaded terminal where the positive jumper wire is connected.
Thanks for the explanation, Terry.
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Old 06-14-2012, 07:21 PM   #17
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Shouldn't I be able to use my electric jack while plugged into shore power?

Thanks.

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Yes....ours duz. Even without the batts installed.

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