Battery group size 26R?

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Battery group size 26R?

Post by gcretro » Sat Jul 28, 2012 1:24 am

2004 Neon SE. Batt went dead all of a sudden. No idea how it was.

Looking at Advance auto craft silver. Is Group size of 26R correct? It is per the website

BCI Group Size: 26R
Cold Cranking Amps: 575 amps
Cranking Amps: 720 amps
Deep Cycle/Starting: Starting
Height: 7 3/4 in
Length: 8 1/2 in
Maintenance Free: Yes
Reserve Capacity: 81 min
Terminal Type: Top Terminal
Voltage: 12 v
Weight: 29 lbs
Width: 6 3/4 in

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Post by silverneontuner » Sat Jul 28, 2012 2:23 am

yes its a 26R, do a proper starting and charging system test before tossing a battery at your car.

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Post by r/tguy02 » Sat Jul 28, 2012 11:50 am

Yes that is correct, I bought the same battery not long ago from them for my 01
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Post by jonnymopar » Wed Aug 08, 2012 12:31 pm

The R in 26R is important. I bought a 26 and the positive and negative terminals are switched. There isn't enough cable length (stock) to use the 26, so make sure you get the 26R.
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Post by gcretro » Wed Aug 08, 2012 7:02 pm

yep. Autocraft silver after online AAP discount was like 65 odd bucks!

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