What does a leisure battery do?
The leisure battery will power all 12v appliances including your lighting, and water pump! It needs to be above 11 volts for appliances to work.
Benefits of a Lithium Battery
- Half the weight of a lead-acid or AGM battery
- Higher voltage capacity
- More power efficient
- Flexible mounting position (upside down, on its side…)
Maintenance of a Lithium Leisure Battery
Lithium batteries require little maintenance. Simply remove after a season and store in a cool place, out of direct sunlight. Ensure it is left at a minimum of 50% charge. It is not a requirement out of season to keep the battery on charge.
Unlike other batteries Lithium (Li-on) batteries can re-charge hundreds of times and remain stable.
Need help choosing the right battery?
If you can email us a list of appliances in your caravan, motorhome, or camper van, we can estimate the power needed for your caravan and recommend battery options.
If you are considering a new Habitation Battery, please give us a call with your vehicle’s Make, Model, Age, and information on the current Leisure Battery fitted.
Want to find out more about Lithium, visit our Lithium Top Tip article.
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