Battery Maintenance

November 25, 2006 by · 10 Comments
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I’m just finishing up my second custom inverter install for a client, and for this coach we had room for 9 group 29 batteries (yowza!).

The area we had to install them was previously occupied by the frame mount LP tank, so the height was somewhat limited (no room for 6 volt GC batteries), but the group 29s fit quite well.

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Furnace Troubleshooting (the first step)

November 24, 2006 by · 518 Comments
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I recently had a furnace come in- complaint was that nothing happened- no fan, no heat.. nothing.

Whenever I have a furnace problem, the first step I take is to go to the thermostat. This one had a simple heat only, mechanical thermostat. I pull the cover off, switch my multimeter leads to read amperage and hook up the leads across the thermostat terminals.

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