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Old 08-08-2018, 03:40 AM   #1
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Another Newby Question

First I have to say I love this group. You have helped us when we were on the road and with other questions when I couldn't get answers from dealer.

So here's my question. We've noticed a switch as you walk in door of our 2015 Vegas 24.1. It is marked battery. It has "use" on top and "store" on bottom. Can someone tell me what to do with this button. I know I've accidentally pushed it when turning on lights as the light switches are there also. Didn't notice it doing anything. Obviously it has something to do with the battery but not sure what. Thanks in advance for any help.

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Old 08-08-2018, 04:11 AM   #2
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It has to do with turning off all the things that drain the house batteries. I highly suggest you read Ed's Manual. All is explained.
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Old 08-08-2018, 10:57 AM   #3
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Indeed: Read Ed's manual.

In short, however: The Use/Store switch will disconnect most stuff from the house battery (not all--if you want all install your own disconnect). The general rule is: Leave it in Use in all cases except when storing the coach unplugged (and then you'll want that extra disconnect).
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