How long does the battery last?
Lithium batteries have a lifespan of around 10 years.
How long will the unit run for?
This depends on what size battery you have and the conditions that unit is run in also the insulation of the truck and the area that it's trying to cool. On average the 4 kwh Lithium battery will run for 8 to 14 hours and the 6.5 kwh Lithium battery will run from 12 to 24 hours.
What is the cooling capacity of the unit?
What is the heating capacity of the unit?
The unit has a heating capacity of 500 watts which is more than enough to keep the sleeper cab warm during even the coldest nights.
What maintenance is required to keep the unit working correctly?
The only maintenance required is cleaning of the air intake filter on the evaporator and washing the condenser every so often depending on the conditions it's used in.
How often do you need to service the unit?
It is recommended that you regas the air conditioning system once every 2 to 3 years.
Where can I get the unit serviced or fitted ?
We have a number of service agents right throughout Australia please look up the directory
How easy is it to operate the unit?
The unit can be simply operated by pressing the ON button, it will automatically remember the last settings that you had and work to those settings the easiest and the most economical way to use the system is to simply have it in AUTO mode this will look after everything including fan speeds temperatures and compressor speed.
At what temperature should I run the unit for maximum runtime?
The unit can be set to a minimum of 18 degrees however this does not mean that the air conditioning unit will bring the temperature down any faster. It is far better to set the temperature at 22/23 degrees this will ensure you get the best runtime. You can also help it along by closing the curtains and making sure that the area you are trying to cool is a small as possible.
Where is the unit fitted on my truck?
We have many options available for all makes and models of trucks. The condenser unit is generally fitted underneath the passenger side of your sleeper. The evaporator can be fitted under a shelf, on top of a shelf, on the rear wall, on the side wall or even have it fully integrated into your sleeper cab so that it can be hidden neatly and disappear into your cab. The battery is generally fitted on the passenger side rear wall of the cab however where this is not possible the battery can also be fitted in a tool box or anywhere as long as it's away from any extreme heat.
What are the dimensions of the components?
What is the weight of the unit installed?
The weight with a 4 kwh Lithium battery installed is around 65 kg total.
The weight of the system with 4 kwh AGM batteries is around 115 kg total.
What is the cost of the unit fully installed?
And for our 4 kwh AGM battery installation the price is $7,990 AUD +gst fully installed.
We have a 3 KVA 24 volt or 12 volt inverter charger that can be installed giving you the ability
to run any 240 volt equipment you have and also can be plugged into a site so that you can run your air conditioner indefinitely while plugged in and at the same time be charging your Lithium battery.