post #61 of Old 04-07-2009, 11:25 PM
tirus89
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Optima Yellow Top

Great battery, very expensive but worth its weight it gold. Installs just like any other, but a difference that is noticed!

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post #62 of Old 06-15-2009, 06:49 PM
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Replacement for a Red Top that lasted 10 years. I wanted deep cycle for more electric accesories use
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post #63 of Old 07-29-2009, 08:18 AM
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I got this battery for the winch and other various electrical devices. I use the side posts for the jeep's main cables. I attached some marine terminals to the top posts for the electrical accessories ie. winch, lights, etc. So far this battery is great but I have only had it for couple months.
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post #64 of Old 07-31-2009, 02:39 PM
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Helps power off road lights, winch, amp,with subs and all the normal. Great battery where a normal gave out several times.

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post #65 of Old 08-25-2009, 09:48 PM
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I got this battery after my AAA generic battery bit the dust. I had my 250watt RF amp and two 12" subs hooked up to it, and when I drove the Jeep every day, it worked fine. However, when I went out of the country for a few months, the engine wouldn't turn over at all.

I am very disappointed in this battery--it only lasted a year and I bought it to replace the crappy batteries I'd been getting from AAA that were lasting only 6 months b/c of the amp power...ridiculous!

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'99 Cherokee Sport 3.5" RE Super Ride, 31" BFG A/Ts, Con-ferr rack and Hella 500s
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post #66 of Old 09-06-2009, 12:16 AM
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always work no spilling and easy to install. looks good too when you pop the hood and they see the yellow top. its always cranked and never had any problems. many friends own them in their performance stereo cars and they always suggest them. its for if you draw alot of amps or drain your battery often from lights, radio, etc
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post #67 of Old 09-27-2009, 12:22 PM
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If you drive on rough roads or choose not to use roads then this battery will hold up to the abuse. I had a duralast in my chevy that the top crack on because of offroading. Never again will I be stranded because of a battery. You can also run your stereo without having to leave your jeep running which saves on fuel costs.
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post #68 of Old 10-05-2009, 04:54 PM
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get one
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post #69 of Old 10-16-2009, 10:26 AM
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I bought this battery to supplement my high output altenator so that my headlight would quit dimming from my stereo. Ever since I installed it I have had absolutely no problems with any of my lights or electrical. 3 year warranty, and heavy duty.
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post #70 of Old 11-04-2009, 06:28 PM
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Love it works great in the snow on a cold start. runs everylittle thing i have used.
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post #71 of Old 11-19-2009, 08:43 AM
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heavy but worth it
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post #72 of Old 11-23-2009, 03:46 AM
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Bought my optima over a year ago and it has been the best money i've ever put into a car, it survive flipping in a chevy blazer as to where I barly did.
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post #73 of Old 11-27-2009, 03:23 AM
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COST TOO MUCH NEW! But i got it for the right price! free!
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post #74 of Old 12-14-2009, 03:10 AM
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i have a dual yellowtop setup with a toggle switch for charging and jump-starting. good battery, it lasts forever
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post #75 of Old 01-04-2010, 07:31 AM
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Top of the line battery
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