Jump to content

New battery


Adrian
 Share

Recommended Posts

If it fits it will be fine. 

There are pretty much only 3 things regarding batteries. 

Voltage

 CCA (cold cranking amps)

capacity. 

As long as the voltage is right (nominally 12v ) then it will fry nothing. If the cca is too low then it can struggle to turn the engine over - but tbh with petrol classics it’s not that relevant as they don’t need much to turn over.

Capacity is again almost irrelevant as that is just the ability to have some storage for multiple starts etc. And largely governed by the physical size of the thing.  

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 2 weeks later...

The blue one would be the better fit, -ve to the earth strap, so battery posts nearest the bulk head. The red one would have to be mounted the other way round posts at the front, problem then is the battery clamp shorting the posts.

Doug

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...