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Wll it looks like it is battery tme an this will be the first time buying since i owned my truc. Was wondering what you guys run or recommend. Thanks ahead of time

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Wll it looks like it is battery tme an this will be the first time buying since i owned my truc. Was wondering what you guys run or recommend. Thanks ahead of time
Anything with more than 850cca is gonna be good but steer clear of optimas, for what ever reason our trucks tend to kill them real fast. If you have a farm and fleet there i get the platinum group 65 batteries, they have 875 cca and a 7 year warranty no questions asked

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have had two die hard's for 12 years and still start good at up to -35 in alaska
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Here's a fresh thread unfolding with A LOT of different input on this exact subject: Battery time


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