texasfishingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
stlcardinalsfan35, Lead Slingers, RylandJ, pperalta, Haulin Bass
114066 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
TexDawg 98,494
Pilothawk 80,520
John175☮ 77,861
Bigbob_FTW 68,812
JDavis7873 67,400
Derek 🐝 65,482
Mark Perry 61,346
Tritonman 59,010
facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums62
Topics1,135,075
Posts15,473,702
Members139,066
Most Online36,273
Jan 23rd, 2013
Print Thread
Minnkota battery Charger #13625030 07/09/20 08:11 PM
Joined: Mar 2016
Posts: 953
L
Lazy Ike Online Content OP
Pro Angler
OP Online Content
Pro Angler
L
Joined: Mar 2016
Posts: 953
fish I am possibly having a prob. With mt on board 3 bank charger. The crank is good therek battery is showing 12.76 volts So good there. The problem is bank 3[ trolling battery shows like 7.8 v. other troll. battery is like 12. 55v. I had gharger plugged in over night. Red light says connection prob. Well cleaned both troll. batteries terminals and charger terminals just to elimanate, any thing corroded or loose. Well let's hear some ideas. I think Bad battery/ bank 3 HELP!!!

Last edited by Lazy Ike; 07/09/20 08:12 PM. Reason: spelling..
Re: Minnkota battery Charger [Re: Lazy Ike] #13625174 07/09/20 09:50 PM
Joined: Mar 2007
Posts: 13,761
F
forkduc Offline
TFF Guru
Offline
TFF Guru
F
Joined: Mar 2007
Posts: 13,761
Too low for charger to recognize. Put a manual charger n that one battery and see if that fixes your issue.

Re: Minnkota battery Charger [Re: forkduc] #13625231 07/09/20 10:41 PM
Joined: Mar 2016
Posts: 953
L
Lazy Ike Online Content OP
Pro Angler
OP Online Content
Pro Angler
L
Joined: Mar 2016
Posts: 953
cheers Thanks i was thinking the same,?? 10amps for 1/2 hr.???

Re: Minnkota battery Charger [Re: Lazy Ike] #13625250 07/09/20 10:59 PM
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 91,616
hopalong Offline
Pumpkin Head
Offline
Pumpkin Head
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 91,616
Originally Posted by Lazy Ike
cheers Thanks i was thinking the same,?? 10amps for 1/2 hr.???



if you have a start assist on the charger use it for about 10 mins. then try the on board. just need to zap them up to about 10.5v

Re: Minnkota battery Charger [Re: Lazy Ike] #13625648 07/10/20 11:19 AM
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 2,000
F
fordnut Offline
Extreme Angler
Offline
Extreme Angler
F
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 2,000
I had a similar situation earlier this year my wet cell Group 27 deep cycle trolling motor bateries wouldn't charge up (they were two year old Interstates) so replaced them with the Duracell Group 31 AGM's. The starting battery was good at the time charging volts etc. Went out to the shop a week later and bank 3 (starting battery) was blinking red so turned off charger and disconnected cables and checked battery and low and behold it was at 2 volts. Should of known better because all of the old batteries were the same age. Mine is the MK-330-D charger.


[Linked Image]

Re: Minnkota battery Charger [Re: Lazy Ike] #13625879 07/10/20 02:41 PM
Joined: Mar 2016
Posts: 953
L
Lazy Ike Online Content OP
Pro Angler
OP Online Content
Pro Angler
L
Joined: Mar 2016
Posts: 953
cheers thanks guys may try up the amps charger has a 50amp. position

Re: Minnkota battery Charger [Re: Lazy Ike] #13625921 07/10/20 03:09 PM
Joined: Mar 2007
Posts: 13,761
F
forkduc Offline
TFF Guru
Offline
TFF Guru
F
Joined: Mar 2007
Posts: 13,761
Run a slow ch arge

Re: Minnkota battery Charger [Re: Lazy Ike] #13626132 07/10/20 06:47 PM
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 91,616
hopalong Offline
Pumpkin Head
Offline
Pumpkin Head
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 91,616
Originally Posted by Lazy Ike
cheers thanks guys may try up the amps charger has a 50amp. position



just for about 10-15 mins. it won't take long if the battery is good. just brings it up enough to be recognized by the onboard.

Re: Minnkota battery Charger [Re: hopalong] #13628441 07/13/20 02:45 AM
Joined: Mar 2016
Posts: 953
L
Lazy Ike Online Content OP
Pro Angler
OP Online Content
Pro Angler
L
Joined: Mar 2016
Posts: 953
cheers Thanks everyone, forhelp . after checking & cleaning terminals & cables, i put battery on 50 amp for 15min. checked it for volts about 7hrs later. Less than 7. Well i knew they were 3 + years old. Went to Sam's bought 2 group 27 dc batteries. Plugged in charger at 7;15pm shows still charging at 9pm BUT no red light.. should be good.??

Re: Minnkota battery Charger [Re: Lazy Ike] #13628474 07/13/20 03:22 AM
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 3,996
F
Flippin-Out Offline
TFF Team Angler
Offline
TFF Team Angler
F
Joined: Feb 2015
Posts: 3,996
If you ever wonder if something is up with a particular bank of your charger, move the two charging leads to another battery - actually swap them completely. If the problem stays with the battery that the leads were connected to, it's the battery. If the problem moves to the other battery, the problem is the charger.

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 1998-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3