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Battery booster pack

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by bagster, Feb 16, 2013.

  1. Feb 16, 2013 at 6:02 PM
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    chris4x4

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    AND.....if using it thru the cig lighter, or whatever, it wont deliver more than 5 amps.
     
  2. Feb 16, 2013 at 6:04 PM
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    I used it at the battery
     
  3. Feb 16, 2013 at 6:04 PM
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    chris4x4

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    so you got a 100 amp boost on a weak battery. It beats getting a jump start.......barley.
     
  4. Feb 16, 2013 at 6:05 PM
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    OZ-T

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    Like I said , worked great both times
     
  5. Feb 16, 2013 at 6:06 PM
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    :cheers: I rather have a decent battery, and not have to worry about it at all.
     
  6. Feb 16, 2013 at 6:07 PM
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    OZ-T

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    I was jumping other people and trying to answer the OP's question
     
  7. Feb 16, 2013 at 6:08 PM
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    I really dont need to hear about your homosexual antics.
     
  8. Feb 16, 2013 at 6:09 PM
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    Reported
     
  9. Feb 16, 2013 at 6:09 PM
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    Received, and deleted.
     
  10. Feb 16, 2013 at 7:01 PM
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    OP as an emergency device they work very well. and it is extra good if it has an inverter as you could use it to charge the cell phone also.

    It is not a substitute for a defective battery.
     
  11. Feb 16, 2013 at 7:05 PM
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    This. If you feel that your battery might be getting weaker, just replace it. Although having a booster is handy, too.
     
  12. Feb 16, 2013 at 7:30 PM
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    OZ agrees with Jimmy's dismissal of Chris' nonsense
     
  13. Feb 16, 2013 at 9:40 PM
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    +1
     
  14. Feb 16, 2013 at 9:45 PM
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    A tip........

    Most major auto parts and battery dealers will test your battery and charging system for free, but the battery needs to be externally charged before the test to achieve a more accurate measurement of it's health. A healthy battery, charging system and starter are co-dependent on each other. Terminal corrosion is one of the most common causes of starting problems.
     
  17. Apr 6, 2013 at 7:59 PM
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    Very true. I test batteries for free at my Firestone.
     
  18. Apr 7, 2013 at 7:11 PM
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    Nice. I use those for my last job. They are a great brand for just a straight up battery jumper. They worked great for years with weekly use.

    If you ever need a beast of a one that will start anything check out the Truck PAC ES6000. I used to use that one to start an old John Deere 310B. It had two huge 6 volts.
     
  19. Apr 7, 2013 at 7:13 PM
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  20. Apr 7, 2013 at 7:21 PM
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    easy people, dont get in an uproar over a question!!!! anyways, how much did the oddessey set you back, and what store sells them, sounds like one strong ass battery, and one i will consider in about a year or two for when my battery is 2-3 years old
     
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