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  1. Van Electrical- Battery Monitor issue

    Ford Transit EV Electric General Discussion
    Hi, I’m wondering if anyone else has had an issue with their battery monitor showing that the battery is charging when it is actually being discharged, or vice versa. When I hook up my AC shore power charger, the monitor says the leisure battery is being discharged. When I turn on the lights and...
  2. Electrical Design Review request - Common negative for Sterling B2B 30A and Victron BMV-702

    Ford Transit EV Electric General Discussion
    Looking for any input/ reviews of my design. Particularly I have a common negative going from starter battery negative to load side of shunt then to negative buss bar where sterling negative connects to. The negative buss bar also connects to chasis ground. Starter negative post has a convenient...
  3. Help- Van Electrical System

    Ford Transit EV Electric General Discussion
    I am converting a 2017 Ford transit cargo van into a camper. I am doing a DIY electrical system with a leisure battery. This is my system schematic, I think I’m on the right track but have no experience with this and am worried I am missing something and don’t want to blow up my rig. Any advice...
  4. Goal Zero House Electrical Wiring Feedback

    Camper Vans and Conversions
    There are a couple other threads on goal zero electrical, although I wanted to start a new one working off a specific diagram. My goals are to: Run house accessories when Goal Zero is not installed (temporary use only) Not blow my single 60A CCP fuse (50A breaker) Charge Goal Zero while car is...
  5. Ground house battery system or no?

    Camper Vans and Conversions
    Hello all, I’m pretty far into my conversion. I’ve had the electrical system done for maybe a year and a half now. For some reason, I never grounded the house battery system to the chassis. I can’t remember why...I haven’t had a problem at all though. But should I? What are some reasons why or...
  6. Solar Wiring Diagram HELP needed

    Camper Vans and Conversions
    Hello all, First post and first conversion. I've never worked with electricity before and could really user some professional eyes to scan my diagram please! Open to any and all critiques and suggestions. Specifically, does my ground look ok? Can I ground from the negative bus like this to...
  7. Customer Connection Point cover missing. Part number?

    Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    I'm not having any luck locating the part number for the CCP plastic cover. Does anyone happen to know that part number or a safe alternative for covering the connection point? Thanks!
  8. Grounding House Battery

    Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    I am installing a 200ah Battery and Solar Panels/Charger in a 2020 Transit. I will not be connecting the vehicle batter for a DC/DC charger at this time. Going to see how it goes just charging by solar. My question is grounding. Where should I ground my house battery to?