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Old 12-25-2010, 06:02 PM
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New battery time...which one has work best for you?

Batteries are not doing so well, and I think it contributing to my poor start & run performance in colder weather, and I don't want it them to kill my FICM (might be too late), but I'll get the batteries first anyway. I have walmart, autozone, Oreillys, Crow Burlington, and NAPA to name the very few options around here. Maybe a few more options within 50 miles
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Batteries are not doing so well, and I think it contributing to my poor start & run performance in colder weather, and I don't want it them to kill my FICM (might be too late), but I'll get the batteries first anyway. I have walmart, autozone, Oreillys, Crow Burlington, and NAPA to name the very few options around here. Maybe a few more options within 50 miles
here are a few for ya
Need new batterys, what to get??

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Old 12-26-2010, 09:22 AM
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Here is one more.
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If you have a Sears Auto around, I'd go with Diehard. That's all I've ever had and never had an issue. A buddy of mine just bought some Optima Redtops from Advance Auto Parts and really liks them but they are around $50 more per battery.
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Old 12-26-2010, 12:03 PM
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i use nothing but motorcraft... i have used high end Optima Yellow and red tops and have been pretty disappointed with the results on a diesel....
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Old 12-26-2010, 09:16 PM
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Costco batteries for me! Easy on the wallet and do the job. There was a big test of all popular battery in consumer reports and the costco were top 5 in most categories. It was a few months ago
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i agree with Raul i love my motorcrafts.
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Replaced mine with Duralast Golds and they've been doing just fine.

The brand of battery doesn't make a huge difference. Just make sure of two things: Replace it with batteries of sufficient amperage; Replace batteries in pairs. One weak battery will kill a brand new battery pretty quickly.
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Get batteries with the best warranty. So if they go bad before the warranty expires, you can get two new ones....
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Duralast golds for me too. They seemed to have the best warranty / best price when I bought mine.
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