14kw won't hold a charge, kills battery

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12.75 not running and running about the same, but i had a 2v charger on it for the last 3 days. i unhooked it and will see if it drops. any thing else i should check?
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If you have 12.75V at the battery and have T1 power, the charger is most likely dead in the controller and you will need a new control panel. I think you mean 2A charger, but even still, that battery should be higher voltage than that with a charger hooked to it... Most chargers run the battery up around 13.5VDC when fully charged.

I have one more of those panels left in stock right now. https://shop.gentekpower.com/products/g ... trol-panel
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I'm Back, no power no LED display, Any thoughts?
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Did you make any changes since last we spoke? Still sounds like you have a bad controller to me...
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No changes, i was charging with a trickle charger and getting by. Now no LED, no power, ready to order a controller but want to make sure that's it.
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Is the battery dead again?
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No battery has a charge.
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If you have power into the controller from T1 and also the battery and no life out of the controller, there's not much else to test unfortunately :sad:

You could try to power cycle it by removing a battery cable and the T1 harness and then reconnecting everything and see if it comes back to life.
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Thanks,
I will try that if i have no luck i will be looking for the new part. How long is the warranty?
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Generac offers a 90 day warranty on parts which would be handled through your local dealer.
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