Welcome, Guest
  • Page:
  • 1

TOPIC: Inverters

Inverters 10 years 10 months ago #17627

I have taken the battery out of my fleetwood to charge. Come to put it back and have pulled the neg lead off the inverter. Can anyone help me with info as to which pin it goes back onto. the oins are numbered 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.
The administrator has disabled public write access.

Inverters 10 years 10 months ago #17628

  • ProfJohnL
  • ProfJohnL's Avatar
  • OFFLINE
  • Platinum Boarder
  • Posts: 8696
  • Thank you received: 280
Hello Mel,

I am unable to make any real sense of the detail of your question. Most caravans do not have 'inverters' fitted. If yours does it may not be a standard device, and this makes it difficult to offer any practical advice that will be safe.



Even though you seem to be referring to 12Vdc systems, even 12V dc can be dangerous. there is a serious risk of fire if a battery is shorted out even for just a few seconds.



I think it would be best if you contact your supplying dealer, or arrange for a qualified electrician to re-make the correct connections.

Unless I use quotes, All advice and opinions given are my own and are given in good faith and never believe anything you read on a forum unless you can validate and verify its source and content before acting on it.
The administrator has disabled public write access.

Inverters 10 years 10 months ago #17629

  • Pete4
  • Pete4's Avatar
  • OFFLINE
  • Platinum Boarder
  • Posts: 370
Hi Mel,



Can you confirm you mean "inverter" and not "transformer" ?



Inverters only have two wires to connect to the battery and two wires for the 240volt output.



Pete
The administrator has disabled public write access.
  • Page:
  • 1

Most recent caravan reviews

Practical Caravan's Swift Conqueror 560 review - 1 - Bang on trend, the four-berth Swift Conqueror 560 has a central washroom and rear island bed (© Bob McDowell/Practical Caravan)
The Practical Caravan Swift Conqueror 580 review 1 - With its 1650kg MTPLM, you'll need a good-sized tow car to pull the new-for-2016 Swift Conqueror 580 (© Practical Caravan)

Xplore 586

£15,894

The Practical Caravan Xplore 586 review – 1 - The family-friendly, single-axle Xplore 586 has a 1350kg MTPLM and rides on an Al-Ko chassis (© Phil Russell/Practical Caravan)
The Practical Caravan Knaus StarClass 560 review – 1 - With its door on the nearside and bearing the British flag, there's no doubt at which market the Knaus StarClass 560 is aimed (© Andy Jenkinson/Practical Caravan)

Follow us on