Charging Rate?

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Charging Rate?

Postby Gene Chestnutt » Thu May 05, 2005 8:31 pm

What is the proper rate of charge for an M in low switch position and in high switch position. At high idle in low position mine is charging about 2 and in high positon 5 to 6.
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Postby Bigdog » Thu May 05, 2005 8:42 pm

Sounds about right if your battery is in good shape. You usually see 10 - 12 amps on high charge if the battery needs it. 2 or 3 on low charge is pretty much normal.
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Charging Rate

Postby Gene Chestnutt » Thu May 05, 2005 8:45 pm

BD--its a brand new OPTIMA 6volt.
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Postby Bigdog » Thu May 05, 2005 9:23 pm

Those charging rates sound fine then.
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