Change Both Batteries

 

There are 2 batteries in a Fire Panel. When these need to be replaced, then both batteries must be replaced. Replacing just one battery will severely reduce the lifespan of the new battery and will result in the batteries needing to be replaced again before their next service interval (extra Call out). When swapping batteries both batteries must be changed and the new batteries need to be identical and of a suitable size to provide enough backup power to meet SANS10139.

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