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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-19-2017, 10:22 AM Thread Starter
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Although my current original batter is still cranking fine (5 years now) I know it's just a ticking time bomb waiting to let me down when I least need it to. What replacement battery did you use from the stock one?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-19-2017, 11:20 AM
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I stay with the stock ones myself, see no need in changing

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-19-2017, 11:28 AM
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OEM.....nuff said

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Around 4 years ago Amazon had a good deal on Delco batteries... like under $30 good. So I bought one and put it on the shelf for a couple years. After 8 years I started getting cold feet and removed the working stock battery and installed the Delco. Starting my 3rd year on that - after sitting for about 4 months the Wing fired right up last Saturday. I do not even own a trickle charger/maintainer.

I'd say your stock battery has plenty of life left. You gamble with new ones too.

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