Vauxhall Owners Network Forum banner

leisure battery

  1. Charging of leisure battery

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hi fellows! I have looked for a way to charge a leisure battery in my Vivaro (2010), and have bought a VSR. I have problems understanding if the type I bought will fit. This is a single sense VSR stated to have a continuous rating of 125 amp, and an intermitting rating of 140 amp. The alternator...
  2. [Movano][2014 ----] Connecting Leisure battery

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hello, I'm new here and not particularly good with mechanics so be gentle please. I am attempting a conversion on my Movano 2015 mwb and now trying to connect leisure battery to starter battery. I thought this was going to be the easy bit but lifting the bonnet the battery is covered up with...
  3. Vivaro Camper Conversion Tips

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Help! I'm a van conversion virgin! In a moment of madness I've just bought myself a 2014 Vivaro LWB to convert into a camper...I've stripped it out taken out the bulkhead, done the insulation and most of the floor, ordered the side kitchen units and R&R bed and booked it in for a pop top and...
  4. Help with consumer unit (RCD + MCB)

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hello, I'm wondering if anyone can help me. I'm in the process of converting my lwb Renault Trafic into a camper but am finding it difficult to understand the RCD consumer units. I basically want to have a 240v mains hook up, (when on site) connected to a charger which will charge a 12v leisure...
  5. Leisure battery earth

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hi all - long time reader, first time poster. I recent bought a 2011 LWB which i'm currently converting. I bought it ply lined so i removed the ply lining and have sound proofed/insulated and run some of my appliance wiring before refitting the ply lining. My next step is to install the leisure...
  6. [Vivaro] Leisure battery wiring

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    I have bought a vivaro with this fuse box and what I think is the circuitry for a leisure battery. The van was owned by colas rail previously and the relay shown is 40A, there is also a switch on the dash. Can anybody explain to me what it does? And if I can just attach the secondary battery and...
  7. [Renault Trafic][2015 ----] Routing wiring for leisure battery

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    I'm in the process of lining & insulating my new Traffic and want to put conduit in so I can run wiring for the leisure battery/lights at a later date. Do most folk run this under the van? and is there an entry point to bring it into the back? I'm guessing the best place for the leisure battery...
  8. electrical wiring from cab to leisure battery

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hi all, I have a 2013 Vivaro. I am starting to look at putting my leisure battery in. I am using a Sargent EC 160 as a PMS. How have others physically routed wires from Battery under passenger's feet to somewhere behind the driver's side (not sure exactly where I will locate the PMS yet either...