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#11377483 - 01/28/16 06:26 PM 1996 Mercury 225 efi starting battery
Chris_K Offline
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Registered: 01/14/15
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Loc: TX
I've read where you shouldn't have an AGM starting battery with this motor. Could someone explain this if true?

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#11380712 - 01/30/16 10:55 AM Re: 1996 Mercury 225 efi starting battery [Re: Chris_K]
Chris_K Offline
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So does anyone use an AGM starting battery on an EFI? Any problems?

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#11381318 - 01/30/16 07:54 PM Re: 1996 Mercury 225 efi starting battery [Re: Chris_K]
gary purdy Offline
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Registered: 05/24/03
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Only time I have heard of having to run a cranking type battery is on the older Mercs. I had a 1984 150 Black Max that I had to use a cranking type battery. I am having trouble see what a AGM starting battery would hurt running it on an alternator w/ regulator. I ran a Optima trolling 1000amp battery on my suburban for over 10 years. Never had to put an alternator on it neither.
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