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Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

Guys I'm in a bind my jeep would not start and pulled out the volt meter and sure enough the battery is dead and I have appointments all day and need the jeep. We dont have a mopar place anymore closest is an hour from here so I am stuck with the usual place like Pep Boys etc... I really dont want an Optima as their quality have gone down hill since being bought out a while back. I really want an Oddyssey battery and the Sears Platinum group is actually made by Oddyssey but I have no idea which one will fit. I need one that is an exact replacement to where when it drops in the Neg/Pos terminals are on the correct side, etc. ALSO (I'm at work now) need a pic of our battery so I can be sure of this.

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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

will a reg wk battery photo do?

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i dont have a srt8
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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

smart move joe!!!!
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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

here is the only pic of the battery in the car...in the SRT8 is it in the trunk? I don't know why but I feel like it is in a different spot...anyways here it is in a SMALL 5.7 hemi just in case HAHA

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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

Thanks guys the LX SRT's are in the trunks but ours is the same as the 5.7 location. Joe the only problem I see with the Oddyssey is that the terminals are switched how do you get around that? Am I being stupid or do you simply just turn the batter the other way and all is good. So 34R will work on group 94R?
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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

The battery doesnt have to sit that way Wade. Just flip it.
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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

yeah wade it should be ok to flip it as long as all the cables are long enough
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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

What I mean by flipping it is switching the battery. Turn it around.
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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

Yeah here is what I will get they have it in stock its basically an oddyssey with Sears lebeling

http://www.sears.com/shc/s/p_10153_1...sName=View+All

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I hope there is some play in the Pos/Neg lines to pull it over that Sears battery to reach the terminals do you guys know if there is some play or slack to pull on?
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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

you should have some slack. when i took off my cables the other day there was some play!
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Re: Battery is dead need help ASAP on replacment

Call me stupid but cant you just turn around the whole battery itself so that the correct terminals are on the correct sides?
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