Optima Batteries? - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-10-2009, 10:58 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: May 2006
Location: Carmel, Indiana
Posts: 207
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Optima Batteries?

Which optima batteries are being used with the 7.3ltr. Just curious what expierence people have had with them good or bad.

Thanks.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 08-10-2009, 11:09 AM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 

Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 110
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I use Yellow tops in mine D34 I believe or D34/78. Those are the two recommended by Optima for the 7.3s

Been running them for about a year with no problems what so ever.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 08-10-2009, 11:50 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Wellington Nevada
Posts: 8,409
Thanks: 1
Thanked 10 Times in 10 Posts
Feedback Score: 5 reviews
Crap last 2 years since they move manufactoring to mexico. Get Sears diehard..its a hawker Odyssey..best deep cycle you can get.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 08-10-2009, 11:53 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Baja Mexico, Bend Oregon USA
Posts: 540
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I've had the red tops for 3 years with no problems.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 08-10-2009, 11:53 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Pasadena, TX
Posts: 6,512
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I've been using the red tops for about 2 years now and no problems
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 08-10-2009, 07:35 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: conneticut
Posts: 217
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via AIM to SUPER60omni
I have yellow tops in my truck now, in my last truck and the one in my car is about 9 yrs old. I will ONLY buy yellow tops for my vehicles and I HIGHLY reccomend them!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 05:11 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors