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#11726787 - 07/16/16 09:40 PM Boat batteries?
Garett Offline
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Registered: 07/18/13
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Well it's time to bite the bullet and replace my start battery and my two for the trolling motor. Any recommendations? Really don't want to drop $300
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#11727083 - 07/17/16 07:19 AM Re: Boat batteries? [Re: Garett]
Lake Fork Guide Marc Mitchell Offline
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Everstart Maxx at Walmart best bang for the buck $

Might check water/acid level before replacing. I have seen this many times being low and they just need maintance not replacing.


Edited by Lake Fork Guide Marc Mitchell (07/17/16 07:21 AM)
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#11727529 - 07/17/16 02:19 PM Re: Boat batteries? [Re: Garett]
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Registered: 06/14/08
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For double the cost of the ever starts you can go to SAMs and get some awesome Agm batteries. I love my group 31 energizer.

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#11727534 - 07/17/16 02:23 PM Re: Boat batteries? [Re: Garett]
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www.lithiumpros.com


And before anybody says anything there is a long history of posting items that cost way more than the op asks for. Lol


Edited by whatsaweighin (07/17/16 02:25 PM)

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#11727627 - 07/17/16 03:39 PM Re: Boat batteries? [Re: Garett]
El Skeeter Offline
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Registered: 06/22/12
Posts: 461
Loc: Kissimmee,FL
I'll second Everstart Maxx 29's, first set lasted 3.5-4 yrs, just take a voltmeter,check voltage and water level( ran into a couple of dry one on the shelf)before buying.
Also look for freshest date,the freshest date doesn't always read highest so check volts(12.65-70+)
Charge batteries after installing.
If you decide on AGM's make sure your charger will properly support them.


Edited by El Skeeter (07/17/16 03:40 PM)

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#11727906 - 07/17/16 07:51 PM Re: Boat batteries? [Re: Garett]
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Registered: 06/24/10
Posts: 617
Loc: eagle mountain lake
Everstart Maxx are good
For bang for your buck Duracell makes a good battery at at good price a group 31 for for around 119 dollars

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#11727969 - 07/17/16 08:36 PM Re: Boat batteries? [Re: Garett]
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Everstart Maxx......
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