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Old 07-06-2010, 10:20 PM
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

Still on OEM here. Replaced/upgraded everything else but not that...lol.
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Old 07-06-2010, 11:05 PM
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

My sears battery lasted for the life of my ZJ (5 years)
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

I replaced the 3 year old OEM battery with an Optima yellow top. The OEM battery was fine, but their was a sale.
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

replaced mine last summer....oem from dealer $120
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

I was having a few electrical issues, and knowing how finicky my WJ was with batteries, I replaced it last fall. No issues since.
Bought an OEM Mopar from my dealer parts guy; $125.00.
The replacement battery was all white, instead of black. Beotch to keep clean!

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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

I have an AutoZone Duarlast Gold. Consumer reports best battery to buy. great warranty. I think it was $120. Been great so far.
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

I would never buy a battery from the stealership unless I was stranded in their parking lot with two broken legs. The dealers by my house will rape and pillage your wallets no joke. Just go buy any name brand battery thats on sale from walmart or your auto parts store. Most come with a 3 year warranty so you should be good for a while. Most stores even install it for free.
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

Die Hard International from Sears.. about $150 installed.
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

Quoted $135+ tax and installation so it would be over $160 total at Sears
Advanced Auto parts $144+ tax
Autozone $144+ tax

Ended up getting I think an Evermaxx at Walmart for $77+ tax.
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

Still have the original in my '05 with 49,000 miles on it. Hope it doesn't just die on me somewhere!
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

I have AAA so.. 126... plus within 3 years if it fails on me, free replacement, and after 3 years when i need to replace it, I get a discount on my next one
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Re: anyone had to buy a battery yet?

bought one at walmart last winter for $70 and it has a 3 year warranty
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