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Old 07-05-2017, 02:14 PM   #1
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converter /battery

which type of converter/battery charger is installed in 2006 safari special edition.
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Old 07-05-2017, 02:20 PM   #2
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Most likely a single stage Parallax.
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Old 07-05-2017, 02:56 PM   #3
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According to the owners manual:


on page G-3 it's a MagneTech 7300 (Paralax came along a bit after the manual came out).

The Paralax manual is at:


The 7300's turned into the 8300's via a key click in the marketing department. The 7345 converter turned into an 8345 with the same key click. Before or after the key click, it's a basic two step (constant current followed by fixed voltage) charge cycle device. It may or may not have a float step after that. If it does the utility of that step (as implemented) is *highly* suspect.

Simple answer - replace it.

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