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Old 05-08-2022, 02:08 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Drifter View Post
I've only recently hooked up my scangauge to my prius and the weather has been mild, but on an 85 afternoon its electric air conditioner draws over 1,000 watts when first cooling down the car and then maintains the cabin temperature drawing 350-550 watts. So I think it is a safe bet that a fan which runs off a 160watts inverter uses less power.

Awesome, so even with continuous running it should be less of an issue than AC. thanks for the info

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