How to test your van's alternator to see if it's charging the battery bank:

  • Set the inverter panel in the cab of the van to the main screen and check the battery voltage.
  • Start the van and watch the voltage to see if the number changes.
  • If the voltage doesn't change, your alternator is not charging the batteries. This could be due to a bad alternator or the breaker between the alternator and batteries could be tripped.
  • If it climbs, but climbs less than .5 v over a 30 second period, your alternator works, but it may be time to change your solenoid. See the related video below.
  • If it climbs more than .5 v over a 30 second period, your alternator and solenoid are both working.
  • If you require further assistance, feel free to contact a representative at support@gohanvey.com or by calling 864-269-2912.
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