Batteries are increasingly important in modern car design as they support the complex array of electronic controls, sensors and actuators. This book provides a comprehensive treatment of automotive batteries. Describes the development, design, technology, manufacture and performance characteristics of the lead-acid battery, which dominates the field. -- Discusses commercial aspects, recycling and environmental issues, health and safety matters, and possible future developments in the field.This original example used a 6 volt lighting system but had four batteries in series to work the 24 volt starter (a system remarkably similar to that ... ALTERNATOR 1 ^1 JUMP START POINT CATALYST HEATER t fj STARTER + MAIN - BATTERY SOLAR PANEL PARKING ... 1990s electrical system schematic Starting power requirements were two orders of magnitude higher than those for lightinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Batteries for automotive use|
|Author||:||Philip Reasbeck, James G. Smith|
|Publisher||:||Research Studie - 1997-04-01|