14kw won't hold a charge, kills battery

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Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:01 pm

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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Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:19 pm

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.

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