Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace - Alfa Romeo 166 Batteries

Reply Page 1 of 2 1 2. Post Link post 1 of 31 Old Thread Starter. Batteries aH, 88aH, 75aH debate. Was at a hand car wash the other day and when the chamois boy told me to inch forwards twice in two minutes the Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace failed to start the car.

So what new battery? Jaguar S-Type Ccx 1999-2008 Bosch S3 Battery 90Ah Electrical System Replace Part local place tried to fob me off with a 75aH thing from Numax but given the OEM in the boot is aH isn't that falling a bit short?

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Besides which, a 9V PP3 rattling around in that huge space just doesn't seem right. I saw a thread on here about Renault and Merc spec batteries; what's the latest opinion? Is Tayna a good place to pick one up? Paul S is offline. Post Link post 2 of Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace Old Find a Replae with a Costco card Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace get a Bosch SilverTop from.

I'll let 88A know how much it turns out to be on Saturday. Post Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace post 3 of 31 Old Thread Starter.

Post Link post 4 of 31 Old OK - I'll still let you know the price though, at least that way you have a benchmark price of a good battery to aim for! Post Link post 5 Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace 31 Old If the OE battery is aH, the replacement should be aH. As for makes, I can recommend Fiamm - the OE Fiamm battery on my wife's Peugeot lasted a few weeks Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace of 10 years!

Dave Brand is offline. Post Link post 6 of 31 Old Thread Starter. Post Link post Skoda Felicia 6U1 6U5 797 Mk2 1994-2002 Banner Starting Bull 44Ah Replacement of 31 Old If it helps any, I'm not sure the capacity in Ah is especially relevant for a Replqce battery.

It just means the battery can supply "x" Amps for an hour before it's flat. I think it's a bit more complex inreality but it's basically just a measure of how much electricity it can hold. That's the maximum current it can supply at low temperature for a number of seconds Bwnner can't remember how 1998-200, but Cyrix-ct battery combiner kit 12/24V 120A - Victron Energy think it's If it were a caravan or boat 1998-000, the Startinv in Ah would be more useful because that sort of battery has to supply low current for long periods between charges.

Car batteries usually have to supply massive currents for very Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace periods whilst cranking and then as soon as Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace engine fires, they're continuously being charged by the alternator.

See if there's a "cranking" figure on your existing 396 and get one that 88An it. Obviously, as a general rule, the bigger the capacity of a car battery in Ah, the bigger it's cranking capacity is also likely to be - but that doesn't apply to other sorts of battery like caravan or boat "leisure" batteries.

Finally, if a car battery has been deeply discharged run flat - especially in cold temperatures it's likely to damage it.

Post Link post 8 of 31 Old I have a ah battery - mine is a JTD and it is soposed to Stsrting Ah. Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace it works perfectly - i can really feel the power when starting my car.

As i was learned - the bigger the battery the better. Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace should buy batteries with measuring tape and Battdry by capacity - buy the largest size that can fit in the car - and that is usually the Ah one. Post Link post 9 of 31 Old Thread Starter. Originally Posted by bobda View Post. Post Link post 10 of 31 Old If you get a Bosch or Varta - yes they are the same, the last three digits of the part number multiplied by ten is the CCA value.

Post Link Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace 11 of 31 Old Enjoying a V8 opera. Paul, I went through the same rigmarole recently. Lot's of places tried telling me 75 aH was fine for my car.

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This Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace seem right as Alfa saw good to put a aH there in the first place. Given that the one which came with the car did seven years' use, often left parked up and Startinb for weeks at a time, I felt it was worth pushing for the aH jobbie.

I eventually ordered one from Ramponi. Can't remember the price but it was the guts of a hundred quid.

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Once a battery over three years old has been flattened you have to accept replacing it. Post Link post 12 of 31 Old After doing the aircon fan etc I will always fit a biggie. Ok the wee ones will do the job but for how long.

Post Link post 13 of 31 Old The recommended Bosch battery is part number S5 and it is Ah. Post Link post 14 Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace 31 Old Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace Post Link post 15 of 31 Old Thread Starter. Post Link post 16 of 19998-2000 Old Yes, the replacement battery should be ah Just replaced mine Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace a ah Post Link post 17 of 31 Old Thread Starter.

It's interesting that all the online ready reckoner guides where you punch in your make, model etc suggest a much weaker battery than the aH.

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I wonder if that's something they do across the board, just so as not to Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace more expensive than their competitors Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace the unaware casual battery buyer?

Post Link post 18 of 31 Old Phase 1 spider 2. Just to add to the debate, the 1 edition car manual that was with my car reg states the battery as 70ah for all models, however the supplement which is headed 'this annex supercedes data within the owners manual dated states ah across all models.

Post Link post 19 of 31 Old I would have thought a car with all the gizmos would need a big battery, and 70Ah or so does not sound. No point getting a weedy one. Post Link post 20 of 31 Old Post Link post 21 of 31 Old My ah battery died recently - one cell shorted 096R Titanium Car Battery 70Ah - Heavy Duty and killed the alternator.

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So far, no problems. It cranks quickly and all the electrics are getting enough juice. Richard Moss is offline. Post Link post 22 of 31 Old Post Link post 23 of 31 Old Leon 20v, Ducati ss ie. Post Link post 24 of 31 Old Last edited by tul66; at Post Link post 25 of 31 Old Perhaps they are a Alfa Romeo 166 936 1998-2000 Banner Starting Bull 88Ah Battery Replace fragile - despite their amp rating.

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