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battery for a 1975 international cub

Postby randyfleeman » Fri Nov 29, 2013 9:55 pm

I just bought a 1975 cub and it had no battery and i having a hard time finding a battery that will fit. does any one know what group number battery is best for this cub or is there a exact battery out there for this model. of course it is 12 volts.Thanks.
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Re: battery for a 1975 international cub

Postby dgrapes59 » Fri Nov 29, 2013 10:00 pm

Welcome to the forum!

The correct 12 volt battery is Group 26R.

Good luck,
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Re: battery for a 1975 international cub

Postby Gary Dotson » Sat Nov 30, 2013 8:17 am

Yes, group 26R, as David said, most any battery supplier have them, as they fit several automotive applications.
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Re: battery for a 1975 international cub

Postby Buzzard Wing » Sat Nov 30, 2013 8:12 pm

Last one I got from WalMart. The trick is to get the terminals on the correct side/end. So look at the terminal ends in the battery box and see if the + should be forward or back and that will tell you which battery to get. Pretty much the cheapest one they have will work fine for you.
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Re: battery for a 1975 international cub

Postby Barnyard » Sat Nov 30, 2013 8:43 pm

Keep in mind also that the "R" in a battery group number indicates it is reversed terminals. So if you have a group 26 battery and need the terminals on the other side it would be a 26R.
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Re: battery for a 1975 international cub

Postby RedFox » Mon Dec 02, 2013 8:01 am

I picked one up at Sears for my '77, and it's been working flawlessly for several years.
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