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Old 05-02-2011, 10:51 AM   #1
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i can't remember if black is + for 12v battery connection
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Old 05-02-2011, 10:54 AM   #2
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Red + / Black -
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Old 05-02-2011, 10:59 AM   #3
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I have a sunset trail 29rl, with battery carriage in front. cables are black and white,not red.

I think black wire is +, white--; what's the vote?...tw
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Black is + white is -
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Be safe, use a volt meter or a DC test light.
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Black is POSITIVE, White is neutral or negative.
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Old 05-04-2011, 01:24 AM   #7
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<DIV =msg>what they said...

<DIV =msg>Black is POSITIVE, White is neutral or negative.

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Black is not always positive on DC voltage. My circuit breakers on my slides &amp; my main feed from my convertor to my positive battery post, is white. You should always use a voltmeter or a DC test light.
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The sticker on the frame of my ST30 BH says black is positive, white is negative. It's correct cause I'm hooked up that way in Bluff, UT into my fourth week on the road.
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Old 05-04-2011, 06:06 AM   #10
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Be safe, use a volt meter or a DC test light.






What heck, why can manufactures pick a color and stick with it. You'd think that black would be negative regardless of anything else!! It can get so confusing at times that last year the business that has worked on my RV's for the past six years installed my new battery backwards.



Standard wiring colors/codes would have avoided a LOT of expense for them.
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