Jayco RV Owners Forum
 


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 10-22-2017, 06:29 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Location: Milford
Posts: 629
Trojan T-105 leaking?

I pulled the two Trojan T-105's out of the battery compartment today and the sides of the cases were wet. Pretty sure I can see that it seeped from the cover. Didn't appear to be overfilled from what I can tell. Unit was at home plugged in.

Any thoughts on what could've caused it and what I should look for? I don't want to cook these expensive batteries.
__________________

__________________
2016 Jayco Eagle HT 29.5BHDS (ordered 12/30/15, delivered 3/8/16)
2015 F-350 crew cab, short bed, 6.7L PSD, Pullrite Superglide 3300 hitch
Cdash is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2017, 07:46 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Mustang65's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Clearwater, FL area
Posts: 3,645
The only time my sides were wet was in the older battery storage cases with larger vents on top, and after a rain, for some reason I looked inside and the batteries were wet. I have since changed the cases a newer type battery case with raised vent openings and never saw that again.

The only time the tops get moisture on them is when I equalize them at 15.1 volts and there is a little wet gasses escaping which settles on the top.

Is the water level about 1/8" below the ring?

Don

My Registry

RVing with SOLAR
__________________
2013 Jayco Eagle 284BHS
250Watt Grape Solar Panel, MorningStar MPPT 60 Charge Controller
1500 Watt Ramsond PSI, 2 Trojan T145 Batteries (260Ah)
2 - AirSight Wireless IP Cameras (used as rear view cameras)
EnGenius WI-FI extender, D-Link wireless (n) modem
MagicJack Internet Phone
2012 Ford F150XLT, EcoBoost w/3.73
157" Wheel base, HD Towing Package

Our Solar Album https://www.jaycoowners.com/album.php?albumid=329
Mustang65 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Virginia State Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:36 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2002-2016 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.