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electrical:12v:self-jumpstarting [2020/05/11 07:14]
frater_secessus [solenoids]
electrical:12v:self-jumpstarting [2020/05/11 07:18]
frater_secessus [solenoids]
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 Self-jumpstarting means jumpstarting one's own vehicle without the use of another vehicle. ​ The most common way to do this is by [[electrical:​12v:​alternator|combining]] house and chassis batteries. Self-jumpstarting means jumpstarting one's own vehicle without the use of another vehicle. ​ The most common way to do this is by [[electrical:​12v:​alternator|combining]] house and chassis batteries.
  
 +It will be easiest on the system to combine the batteries and allow the starter battery to come up a bit instead of immediately attempting to start.  ​
 ===== solenoids ===== ===== solenoids =====
-Solenoids/​relays ​will automatically ​self-jumpstart assuming there is enough voltage in the starter battery to energize the solenoid. It is a mechanical connection and power will flow both ways. + 
 +Solenoids/​relays ​//​always// ​self-jumpstart assuming there is enough voltage in the starter battery to energize the solenoid. It is a mechanical connection and power will flow both ways.
  
 ===== voltage sensing relays ===== ===== voltage sensing relays =====
electrical/12v/self-jumpstarting.txt · Last modified: 2020/06/23 08:52 by frater_secessus