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Battery Disconnect Guard For RVs and Campers

Welcome to the seventh entry in March’s Mini Mod-Ster Contest.  One spicy Mini Mod will be published in every Email Alert in March.  At the end of the month we’ll hold a reader vote to determine March’s winner.  For information about the Mod-Ster Contest, including how to enter, click here.

Stan Burbank, Concord, New Hampshire
Battery Disconnect Guard For RVs and Campers
2012 Ford F-250
2013 Travel Lite SBX 800

We were constantly bumping the battery disconnect by accident and shutting off everything in the camper.

Before Battery Disconnect Guard

To prevent this from happening, we took on old film container, drilled a hole in the bottom, stuck the disconnect switch shaft through it. Then we reconnected the end of the knob.

After Battery Disconnect Guard

Now we can hit the disconnect anytime we want without all the ill-timed blackouts.

It took me a few minutes to complete this modification and didn’t cost me anything.  In my opinion, the skill level of this modification is easy.

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