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Old 12-03-2008, 12:19 PM   #1
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Default How long should a 12v starter box battery last?

I got a new one in April and I've used it for about 25 days of racing and running. The battery no longer holds a charge after overnight charging. Is that normal or should I check to see if my charger is screwed up? Are there other ways of charging it that will prolong the battery life?
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Old 12-03-2008, 01:37 PM   #2
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sounds like you have a problem either with your charger or your battery. when pushed for time i use an automotive charger on 2 amp's, i will let it charge about 2 hours and it will last for 2 or 3 races starting my car and anyone else's if needed. the overnight charger gives the same results but i sometimes forget to put it on the night before a race.
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using a gell cell the charge last a good month or so racing every weekend and practicing a few times a week.. as long as your mills fire up quickly.. i baught mine at the begining of the year for both bump boxes and there still going strong.
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