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Old 10-14-2018, 12:25 PM
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Originally Posted by donebysunday View Post
Well, not only do I have the wrong size battery in this new SG but all the stuff to hold in the right battery is gone, just this funny little battery left to bounce around in the box on/against metal.
SO WHATEVER I CAN BUY BEG BORROW OR STEAL ! I'd prefer to just pay for it. Done };-)

P.S. I have a nice battery box I've been saving for years if anyone needs 1 ?
Battery hold down IS important with all circumstances. Movement and bouncing around of a lead-acid battery will flake off pieces off the lead and build up in bottom of battery till it reaches the plates and you then have a shorted cell, missing 2volts. Have seen this happen many times over the decades.
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