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#11040173 - 08/13/15 04:17 PM Exide Deep Cycle ??
Rodney Sisk Offline
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Registered: 10/26/05
Posts: 145
Loc: Azle, TX.
How do you like them? I cant afford optima or other high dollar ones.

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#11040451 - 08/13/15 06:31 PM Re: Exide Deep Cycle ?? [Re: Rodney Sisk]
BrazosRiverTom Online   content
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Registered: 12/15/12
Posts: 448
Loc: Mineral Wells, TX
Don't buy, I bought one from Tractor Supply it lasted less than a year and then would not hold a charge. Took it back to Tractor Supply they accepted it but gave me nothing for it. I wrote the main company and never heard back from them. Told them I would do everything I could in my area to discourage anyone from buying their product.```

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#11041769 - 08/14/15 11:38 AM Re: Exide Deep Cycle ?? [Re: Rodney Sisk]
Jones Trolling Motor Offline
Angler

Registered: 05/01/11
Posts: 460
Loc: NE Texas/SW Arkansas
Not really a fan of Exide batteries. I would suggest look for an East Penn or a JCI battery. The BassPro batteries are made by East Penn (DEKA). JCI makes batteries for Interstate, Walmart, Delco and many others.
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#11043026 - 08/14/15 10:51 PM Re: Exide Deep Cycle ?? [Re: Rodney Sisk]
jwfflipper Offline
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Registered: 11/07/09
Posts: 132
JCI is one of the best battery companies there is! I worked in their plant for 6 months while adding several additions and learned how batteries are made. It is amazing to see the same batteries get different cosmetics to show different batteries from different companies.

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#11043034 - 08/14/15 10:57 PM Re: Exide Deep Cycle ?? [Re: Rodney Sisk]
Anchorman Offline
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Registered: 03/02/15
Posts: 1173
Loc: Small Town NE Texas
I agree. Stay away from Exide. I've had nothing but very poor experienceS with their batteries. Mainly from Tractor Supply too.

You might check out the deep cycle batteries at Bulbs and Batteries (formerly Batteries Plus). I've had good luck with their batteries. I've also had decent life out of Stowaway's.
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#11044132 - 08/15/15 06:27 PM Re: Exide Deep Cycle ?? [Re: Rodney Sisk]
Chemdawg Offline
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Registered: 01/22/13
Posts: 1236
I like the ones from auto zone and optima which i will re do my boat with amazon is about 100$ cheaper then every one els for them and they carry the full warnty if you use an optima battery charger your warranty is extended to 2 years and if you use a regular battery charger and not an amg battery charger the optima company will not honer the wanty auto zone and place like that will but direct from Optuma you can get a big batty from auto zone for 109 the they work great hold a charge very we'll

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#11044236 - 08/15/15 07:41 PM Re: Exide Deep Cycle ?? [Re: Rodney Sisk]
Bob Landry Online   content
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Registered: 08/10/11
Posts: 2383
Loc: Austin, Tx
The boat yards here on the lake sell Exide and the owners go through a lot of them, some a new set very year. I'm sure poor maintenance has something to do with it, but I have never heard anyone say they were happy with the longevity of them.
I've used Delco Voyagers for years and had good results. Everyone has there are favorites.
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#11044302 - 08/15/15 08:13 PM Re: Exide Deep Cycle ?? [Re: Rodney Sisk]
FMJshooter Offline
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Registered: 06/24/08
Posts: 1390
Loc: Belton, TX
Nothing but problems with exide stowaways for me. I just run the walmarts now been happy with them.

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#11048107 - 08/17/15 08:54 PM Re: Exide Deep Cycle ?? [Re: Rodney Sisk]
texasbass1 Offline
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Registered: 02/12/05
Posts: 5318
Loc: The Colony, TX
I haven't had any issues with Exides, I've been running the current set for two years now without any problems. I guess from reading the responses I'm the lucky one. But I will keep using them as I had nothing but trouble with other brands.
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#11065553 - 08/26/15 03:33 PM Re: Exide Deep Cycle ?? [Re: Rodney Sisk]
Lowly Net Boy Offline
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Registered: 08/23/07
Posts: 2914
Loc: Between here and there
Deka Batteries

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