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post #1 of 2 Old 02-04-2010, 07:50 AM Thread Starter Rookie
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new batterys

let me know your guys take on this plz.. i have two new cat batterys at home that came out of a kenworth brand new guy didnt want anything that said cat on them. these things are huge compared to our batterys.. if i can fit them under the hood do you see any negatives to using them? they are 1000 cca @ 0.. but are alot deeper of a cycle battery. would like some of your guys opinions. thks

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Can't imagine there's a "down-side" to having too big a battery - go for it!

You have to watch the height though, you can't go much taller without hitting the hood and I don't see a lot of flexibility in lowering the trays....
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