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Old 06-12-2017, 07:00 AM   #22
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Originally Posted by Garland15949 View Post
i was wrong. after more run time today it peaked at 14.5 volts 110 amps. i definately can see the smart charging working seems to charge more going down hills or when you lift off the gas pedal
This is correct and normal.

If you "going down hills or when you lift off the gas pedal" the charging voltage goes up to 15.0 Volts.

In lead-acid's batteries (no Smart Charge System), the charging voltage remains continuously at 14.4 volts.
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