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Old 30th May 2011, 11:25   #16
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Default Re: Adding second battery to Safari

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I thought of the same thing! But, you are increasing the alternator charging current which can be a problem with a stock alternator.
Well could not understand why should current increase , Lets say that Alternator is 130 Amp then it should charge a 65AH battery in 30 mts where as a 130 AH battery ( 2 batteries in parallel) will charge in 1 hour ?

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I would suggest to go for isolated electric circuitry if you are going for a separate battery. This would be important to ensure that you dont have loop currents between the batteries!
What is a loop current and how it will be formed ?
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