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Why is RV battery bank leaking electrolyte?

Dear Gary, I have a 2002, 31-foot Jayco. Why is my battery bank leaking acid? I have two batteries and two solar panels with...

Why are my RV batteries drying out?

By Chris Dougherty Chris Dougherty is a certified RV technician. Here is a letter he received from a reader while he was serving as RVtravel.com's...

Should you box up your batteries?

By Russ and Tiña De Maris If a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush, a battery in the box is worth...
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RV Electricity – Can a 9-volt battery start a fire in your RV?

Dear Mike, I recently read where a 9-volt battery thrown away in a trash can started a fire in a garage. Can this really...

Batteries for boondocking

  Here's a question from a reader of RVtravel.com about boondocking.  Hi Bob, Thanks for the great information. Mike and I prefer to boondock and stay away...
RV Electricity

Is reverse osmosis water safe for your RV batteries?

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Not long ago we got a message from a reader who was traveling across the United States. Before he...
RV Electricity

Avoiding “mysterious” RV battery deaths

  By Russ and Tiña De Maris A dead RV battery is always a frustration, and oftentimes a mystification. Why did it die? RV batteries are...

Keep those expensive RV batteries alive!

By Russ and Tiña De Maris A critical factor for RVers who boondock – camp away from utility hookups – is that of...

Why would you want a lithium battery pack?

By Greg Illes Lithium batteries have truly extraordinary advantages for certain types of RV life -- but they have their "dark side" as well....

Steps to conserving and supplying power for RV boondocking

  Here's a question from a reader of RVtravel.com about boondocking.  Hi Bob, My wife and I have boondocked a couple of times and like it, but...

How to add RV batteries

Hey Doc, I recently purchased a used Class A Newmar coach. Where do I find out what rating of battery needs to be...

Winter boondocking – time to prepare “electrically”

By Bob Difley We're well on the way to winter. Depending on how weird the warming planet skews the weather, you may be spending more...