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post #1 of 25 Old 02-17-2010, 02:18 PM Thread Starter
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What batteries are you running?

Just wondering what battery is popular amongst the ORG. I am getting tired of my walmart everstarts lol. They have a hard time starting it if it gets cold and left un plugged. Any suggestions?

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I run Duralasts from AutoZone, been great!

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same duralast gold

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look at getting some marine heavy duty deep cycle batteries, thats what i got best investment i made,

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I gots mine from the discount auto parts.....

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optimas in everything. When I was in college we would play the stereo for hours and then just crank right up. Now different truck, same batteries. I'll swear by them.

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nothing but Motorcraft here.... i had yellow top optimas but they didnt last worth crap so i stuck with what i had before that which was OEM
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also Motorcraft 850 CCA's

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