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  1. Auto Electrical
    Hey everyone, I've just installed a dual battery setup with a Redarc SBI12 isolator between the aux and main batteries. The redarc came from my dads Triton and was working fine in his, but doesn't seem to be turning on in my GQ setup and I'm wondering if it's how I've wired it or if there's...
  2. DIY Modifications & Accessories
    I've always been a tinkerer and looking for a boost gauge solution and I heard of Arduino a while ago so I looked it up. Amazed how cheap this stuff is and info readily available for just about anything. I've been fine tuning a boost gauge and dual battery setup on a small 1.3oled which will fit...
  3. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    Hi guys. I’ve recently inherited my late grandfathers 1989 Ford Maverick 4.2l unleaded SWB. I’ve installed all the wiring for a dual battery setup, however the tray I ordered is far too small for a decent sized battery. Has anyone had an experience modifying a tray to rotate the battery 90...
  4. Auto Electrical
    Hi there Thinking of putting in a budget dual battery setup as the kids are eating my money! I know Kings have these and they seem pretty easy to install? Some places are quoting $750 to setup. https://www.4wdsupacentre.com.au/adventure-kings-dual-battery-system.html Once I source a battery...
  5. Auto Electrical
    Hey guys, I do a lot of travelling for work and want to bring the fridge along with me. Only problem is that I use a company car and cant install a fixed setup. I was thinking is it safe to connect a second battery into the cigarette lighter? I understand that its only supplied by small...
  6. Auto Electrical
    Hello i have purchased a GU patrol recently and am wanting abit of help with finding out if its 12v or 24v before getting all new accessories for it. The engine bay has 2 batteries. East and west of the engine. Both are connected together by the positive terminals, which then go to where needed...
  7. Auto Electrical
    Gents Im putting in a dual battery system in my 2013 GU . looking for the nicest place to mount solenoid is quite the cunundrem . mounting solenoid closest to main battery their isn't much room and should it be mounted as close to main as possible ? im looking at putting in the intervolt DCDC...
  8. Auto Electrical
    Hello, Thinking about putting in a third battery in the back somewhere. Currently have a AGM 33ah under the hood which I could upgrade to a 50ah that's the same size. Space is a bit tight around a 4.8 on gas, abs and a few other bits.. The question is does it matter what sort/size the third...
  9. Auto Electrical
    Hi All, Found these today while searching for components for my dual battery setup. Seems like good value so I ordered one. :bananaro: Dual Battery Isolator VSR ABR Sidewinder DBI120 2013 Stock Clearance | eBay Cheers, Barndillo
  10. Auto Electrical
    Hey guys this is my first post ever on a forum so please forgive me if I step over the line in some respects. My wife says I am fairly socially inept and I have to admit, she is right :-) So I will do my best here. Anyway I have read a great few threads and articles on line and in magazines...
  11. Nissan Patrol GU/GR Y61
    Hi All, I'm just in the process of upgrading the old girl at Opposite Lock. Among the many things I'm getting installed is a dual battery system to run my National Luna 74 litre fridge/freezer. I wanted an 100 amp AGM battery but the O/L guys are saying that they suffer from overheating...
  12. Auto Electrical
    Hey guys I need a bit of help regarding what system I should get and where to start I have an 05 gu cab chassy and at the moment have no system installed I want to be able to run a winch off the 2nd battery as well as spotties and a fridge Just need some advice on what to get as I do know where...
  13. Nissan Patrol GU/GR Y61
    I have a TB45 powered Ti with ABS, so the dramas of installing dual batteries is well documented with the current airbox. What I am thinking of doing is removing the factory airbox and installing the ZD30 airbox, and bolt my TB45 MAF where the ZD30 MAF was. I am hoping that these are the same...
  14. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    hi all, wanna put my aux battery back in my engine bay, i currently run a 60 series landcruiser airbox, its kind of big, here are my options: Mount the battery in the piranah tray like it should be in the standard spot, and put airbox in far corner, but i will have to move my fuel filter. can...
  15. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    Hi all. iv got a problem. im running a ibs dual battery system which seems to work ok. And a new main battery and a fairly new second battery. they hold charge fine n all works well. but when i turn my keys to let the glow plugs heat up i can watch my battery display and my main goes down to...
  16. Auto Electrical
    Hi Wondering if anyone can help me out. I want to run my Bushranger compressor from the back of my Patrol, rather than open the bonnet each time. Its max draw is 40 amps. I have a 50 amp dual core cable, fused and connected to my second battery. I think each cable is about a 6mm. Run the...
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