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extra battery

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by viper881, Oct 21, 2009.

  1. viper881

    viper881 Senior Member
    Messages: 477

    anyone run a third battery for a pull plow or is two good?
  2. MeeksCo

    MeeksCo Senior Member
    Messages: 214

  3. Camden

    Camden PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,604

    2 batteries are just fine.
  4. RichG53

    RichG53 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,135

    I run only TWO works just find ...Make sure your alternator is high enough AMPS !!!
  5. actually
    If you guys try the Sears Platinum battery (pricey at $180) you may find --as I have-- you can
    get by with ONE battery

    dont get me wrong,.. I was a two battery guy for years. But this works great
  6. Crash935

    Crash935 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377

    Its not all in the batteries. A good alt is just as important.
  7. 2TallDB

    2TallDB Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    crash935 is right. it not how many batteries you have in your truck, it about what powers the truck and the batteries.
  8. RepoMan207

    RepoMan207 PlowSite Fanatic
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,039