What does a battery isolator do An automotive electrical system produces enough electrical power for an automobile to run the ignition system, charge the battery again and supply power for electronic devices inside the vehicle. Some vehicles take advantage of this extra electrical capacity to sustain a 2nd onboard battery. Typically a vehicle with more […]
Having a larger stereo in your car means more power being needed to run it. Thus, you would need to have a second battery installed. In order to do this, a smart battery isolator is needed. The steps in mounting a TRUE smart isolator are discussed in this article.
Answer: Most ATV/UTVs utilize a stator as the source for providing power to operate the vehicles system and charge the battery. These stators are capable of producing very limited amps and the amps they do produce are very RPM dependent. Basically low RPMs mean low amps. Couple that with a small battery with low […]
Fact All of the current charging stators in today’s UTVs will produce a maximum of about 35 amps of power when the engine is running at 5000rpm. Many such as the Yamaha Rhino produce less than 30amps. Battery discharge state at an idle Understanding this simple fact it is easy to recognize the need for adding […]
Install a second battery to run the plow all by itself. This method does not connect the secondary battery to any charging source and requires it be connected to a land charger when the vehicle is parked to recharge the battery. Several problems arise when this method is used. The battery can and will run […]