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Re: Factory Maintenance Schedule-Ideas?

Posted: Tue Sep 20, 2011 5:52 am
by Herm
garygid wrote:For regular ICE 12v batteries, isn't it the constant over-charging (AND the heat) that tends to lower their lifetime in AZ?
Overcharging will kill a 12v battery quickly, but heat is the big killer in AZ.. road vibration is also bad and is one of the differences between standard batteries and deep cycles.. Deep cycles sometimes are not made to take a lot of road vibrations.