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post #1 of 6 Old Feb 6th, 2013, 10:49 am Thread Starter
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Battery cranking amps

Can anyone tell me what the minimum cold cranking amps need to be on the battery of an LT?

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post #2 of 6 Old Feb 6th, 2013, 5:36 pm
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Re: Battery cranking amps

I can't find a CCA spec in the shop manual, just a rated capacity of 19AH. The starter specs do not list current, only power (0.7kW, which works out to 58 amperes at 12V).

Yuan a lists a 51913 battery as the replacement, but no CCA spec is given.

Other manufacturers offer batteries claimed to be equivalent to the 51913, with CCA ratings from 220 to 300.

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Re: Battery cranking amps

The SHORAI lithium-iron LFX21L6 battery recommended for our bikes is rated at 315 CCA at a lead battery equivalent of 21 Ah. The comparable MIRAI lithium-iron battery is listed at 325 CCA at a 21 Ah equivalent.

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Re: Battery cranking amps

680 cranking amps for 5 seconds
595 cranking amps for 10 seconds
525 cranking amps for 20 seconds

http://www.odysseybatteries.com/battery/pc680.htm
these work great best battery I bought, but you could get by with a bit less.

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680 cranking amps for 5 seconds
595 cranking amps for 10 seconds
525 cranking amps for 20 seconds

http://www.odysseybatteries.com/battery/pc680.htm
these work great best battery I bought, but you could get by with a bit less.
++ Odyssey PC680-nuf said. Don't go Gel--they are all crap-personal experience. AGM batteries rock!

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Re: Battery cranking amps

Thank you guys very much. Y'all are always very helpful...

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