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hughc

Canada
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Posted - 05/30/2018 :  15:56:01  Show Profile  Visit hughc's Homepage  Reply with Quote
What is the best battery in member
s experience

Many thanks !!

Hugh Creighton Halifax, Canada 1965 euro 600 SWB 1970 and 71 6.3

Benz Dr.

Canada
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Posted - 05/31/2018 :  00:14:17  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I bought one of the last available batteries from MB a couple of years ago for the '68 we did and I was told at the time that they wouldn't be making any more of them. We used a suitable replacement for the next car we did ( a '67 ) and the last one we had in this year ( a '69 ) had a decent battery so it was OK.

Best thing to do is measure the size of your old battery and then find something of equivalent size and cranking amps. I believe we were able to buy a battery from MB that was a bit smaller but was more than suitable.

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alabbasi

USA
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Posted - 05/31/2018 :  08:56:39  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
there's only a hand full of battery manufactures that stick labels for many manufacturers so any new battery should be fine.

I'd stick with lead acid given that AGM batteries require bigger alternators.

With best regards

Al


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