Re: Battery Life

Thu Mar 26, 2009 9:20 am

Cowboy wrote:Cool. It really does seem like the conditions of these batterys very a lot. I got a 55 that had a new IH battery and it did not last a year. The 64 cub that I have the 2002 Sams battery gets run at least a hour a week in the winter. And two to seven hours a week in the summer.


Billy: That seams to be the ansure that you run your tractor once a week in the winter, and I just let mine sit for a month some times longer. As I said in an earlyer post it's my falt for not keeping up on the maintenance of the battery by charging it in the winter.
The summer is not a problem because they get plenty of run time.

Re: Battery Life

Fri Apr 03, 2009 9:35 pm

Heat will have a lot to do with the life of a battery. High heat is just as hard on them as the cold