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Thursday, 08 June 2017 11:39

How Do You Connect Automobile Batteries In Parallel?

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Connecting batteries in parallel is commonly used in golf car and RV applications. The total cold cranking amp (CCA) and reserve capacity (RC) changes to the sum of all the batteries connected in parallel.

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To connect batteries in parallel, use a proper battery cabling system and:

  • Connect positive terminal to positive terminal to positive terminal; then
  • Connect negative terminal to negative terminal to negative terminal

In this example, once the batteries are connected in parallel, the total CCA = 300 amps and the total RC = 150 minutes.

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