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    Batteries gotta love them

    Cruiser has been sitting for 7months.checked batteries 12.6 and 12.3,connected up and starts no problem,hook up van and 1/2 rotate tyres,squash Red back spider and 3 egg cases on tyre.all set for next morning.
    Won't start,got going with a jump,drove up to Geelong for new tyres on the caravan.just started,parked van in site,no start,hook solar panels to truck later it starts,get battery test done.410 caca should be 720Name:  image.jpg
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    Bet it was one of those calcium batteries with the little window. Had 2 of those in the ranger in 19 months they are rubbish.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marty Henry View Post
    Bet it was one of those calcium batteries with the little window. Had 2 of those in the ranger in 19 months they are rubbish.
    I've had calcium batteries down to zero volts on several occasions and had them pretty much fully revived.
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    Was told that my "normal" charger was no good for them not enough grunt, first battery was faulty 2nd has gone flat once and came back to 50% charge on the dealers special charger got a std lead acid now and no trouble for 6 months, maybe its because thry are in a ford!

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    I've got one in my boat, keep it on trickle charger all the time 3 yrs no probs!
    Boom, cough,cough,cough

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    Calcium batteries suck balls and should be banned.
    "Hunting and fishing" fucking over licenced firearms owners since ages ago.

 

 

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