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Post by Elvis2020 on Thu 9 Jul 2020 - 10:36

We have just purchased the van and there are two batteries. One located under the drivers seat ( RHD) and one under the passenger seat. Which one is the leisure battery please ?
Many thanks.
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Post by Gromit on Thu 9 Jul 2020 - 10:41

Don't know, but if you need to know in a hurry, follow the wires. It will be the one that goes back into the habitation area to join up with the hook-up charger unit.

I would guess the one under the driver's seat. Do I win the coconut?Ā  biggrin
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Post by Paulmold on Thu 9 Jul 2020 - 10:59

Do you have a multimeter? If yes then switch every light on and check voltages before and after switching lights on. You should see a drop with lights on from the leisure battery.

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Post by roli on Thu 9 Jul 2020 - 11:47

The vehicle (starter) battery should have heavier cables than the leisure battery. Otherwise do as Paul suggests with a multimeter
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Post by burlingtonboaby on Thu 9 Jul 2020 - 12:30

Hi
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Post by glyne lock on Thu 9 Jul 2020 - 13:18

on a van I fitted a new vehicle battery it was under the passenger seat you will see by the cable size as Roli has said
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