Group 48 AGM battery at last - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
 
Home Forum Market Place Garage Lounge (2) Tuning Library DTC Tool Register Vendors
Go Back   Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums > Speciality Forums > Electrical
Register FAQ Forum Rules My Replies My Threads Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowAuto LoansInsurance

DieselPlace.com is the premier Duramax Diesel Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-16-2010, 10:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
diesail
Diesel Master
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: In, on or about the water, MD
Posts: 2,640
iTrader Score: 0 reviews

Group 48 AGM battery at last

For those of you looking to upgrade the batteries in your LMM and want an AGM I found that Deka is now making one.



Specifications:

Cranking Amps 875
Cold Cranking Amps 760
Ah Rate (20 Hr) 70
Group Size 48/91
DIN Size H6


Dimensions:

Length 11"
Width 6 15/16"
Height 7 1/2"
__________________
Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs. Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others.


2008 Chevy Crew Cab LT2 2500HD
Summit White

Line-X over the rail
Extang solid fold tonneau cover
1800W Xantrex Prosine Inverter & third battery
Lovin my Michelin LTX M/S2 tires
RAP (Retained Accesory Power) How-To
RetroSolutions Super Bright Reverse Bulbs

Last edited by diesail; 05-16-2010 at 10:58 AM.
Offline  
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-16-2010, 11:13 AM   #2 (permalink)
wreedLBZ
Diesel Sr. Technical Member
 
wreedLBZ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: cypress/houston, tx
Posts: 5,997
iTrader Score: 2 reviews

Lone Star Diesels Member

Very Very cool.
__________________
2011 GMC Sierra 2500HD 4x4 Ext Cab LML Duramax
Cognito Platinum Leveling kit with FOX Shox

2006 GMC Sierra 2500HD CCSB 2WD LBZ, Banks Six-Gun w/PDA, Magnaflow 4", TB PCV re-route & Trans lines, Weathertechs, AVH-P3100DVD, Focal Access 165s, Bushwackers, Caterpillar batteries PN#127-0826, Energy Suspension Body Mounts
S O L D
Cognito 4-6 NTBD, Cognito UCAs, Cognito HD Tie Rods, Bilstein shocks, 3.5" rear block === Riding on Toyo M/T 33x12.5R18 on KMC XD Diesels.
Rotella, Transynd, and AMSOIL fluids

2007 Ford F-150 5.4L 4x4 King Ranch, N-Fab LB 4x PIAA 520s, 2" Lift 285/55R20s, Bilstein 5100s, Weathertechs
2007 Honda CR-V EL-X 4WD
Offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-16-2010, 11:27 AM   #3 (permalink)
Sgt Badger
Diesel Technician
 
Sgt Badger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Harnett county N.C.
Posts: 384
iTrader Score: 0 reviews

NC Dmax's Member

I may have to pull the trigger on a couple of these this winter as one of mine barely made it through the cold last year.
__________________
Victory Red , '08 LMM, CC/LB, 4x4 / 2 LT

KMC XD Diesel series 18" wheels on 285x65x18 BFG AT KO tires,Cognito leveling kit w/ H.D. tie rods,Pitman support kit, Bilstein shocks, Sulastic shackles,Mag-Hytec diff cover/trans pan,Transgo Jr. kit, MBRP 4" exhaust,Diamond Eye downpipe,PPE Hot Race +2 (level 2 @ 90 HP),EGR blocker plate,PCV re-route,Alligator Performance resonator/PCV plugs,S&B intake,Isspro pillar gauges,NickTane fuel filter kits/front and rear,Line X-bedliner,Window tint,De-badged,Weather Tech floor mats,Marathon seat covers,Delta-below the rail-extra wide truck box. Amsoil fluids,Fumoto valve.

Dyno'd at 346.2 RWHP / 727.1 TQ @ Majestic Motorsports, Jacksonville, N.C., 2/21/09

Member #50 of NC DMAX's club
Offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-16-2010, 03:12 PM   #4 (permalink)
hotdog321
Diesel Head
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: SoCal
Posts: 41
iTrader Score: 0 reviews

I may have to buy some myself the factory batteries are crap there only 2 years old if I leave my truck sitting more than 2 days truck won't start
__________________
2008 Slt Duramax 4x4 CST 911 lift kit 38"S on 17's amp electric steps 15400 miles 456 gears

Last edited by hotdog321; 05-16-2010 at 03:14 PM.
Offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-16-2010, 09:18 PM   #5 (permalink)
joeburnside
Diesel Specialist
 
joeburnside's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 801
iTrader Score: 1 reviews

Armed Forces Club Member

For those unfamiliar with the term AGM or just want to learn about batteries visit.
http://www.windsun.com/Batteries/Battery_FAQ.htm
__________________
2007 2500HD 4x4 crew cab Long bed.
6" Fabtech lift
4.11 gears front & rear
Eaton E-locker front & Posi unit rear
35 x 12.50 x 17LT Toyo AT II
17 x 9 Pro Comp Xtreme 6005's
ATS Billet Transmission & 5 Star Torque Converter
Banks Ram Air Intake & Super Scoop
Banks Techni-Cooler, Boost Tube, Monster Exhaust
Banks 6 Gun Diesel Tuner & SpeedBrake
Trailready Pre-runner Bumper w/ PIAA 510 & 520
Trailready rear bumper w/ PIAA 510's
Superwinch Talon 18K SR & EP16.5 winches
AMP Power Step with light kit, BedStep &BedStep2
Retrax retractable roll top tonneau cover
Offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-16-2010, 09:19 PM   #6 (permalink)
wreedLBZ
Diesel Sr. Technical Member
 
wreedLBZ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: cypress/houston, tx
Posts: 5,997
iTrader Score: 2 reviews

Lone Star Diesels Member

Is my Cat a AGM battery?>
__________________
2011 GMC Sierra 2500HD 4x4 Ext Cab LML Duramax
Cognito Platinum Leveling kit with FOX Shox

2006 GMC Sierra 2500HD CCSB 2WD LBZ, Banks Six-Gun w/PDA, Magnaflow 4", TB PCV re-route & Trans lines, Weathertechs, AVH-P3100DVD, Focal Access 165s, Bushwackers, Caterpillar batteries PN#127-0826, Energy Suspension Body Mounts
S O L D
Cognito 4-6 NTBD, Cognito UCAs, Cognito HD Tie Rods, Bilstein shocks, 3.5" rear block === Riding on Toyo M/T 33x12.5R18 on KMC XD Diesels.
Rotella, Transynd, and AMSOIL fluids

2007 Ford F-150 5.4L 4x4 King Ranch, N-Fab LB 4x PIAA 520s, 2" Lift 285/55R20s, Bilstein 5100s, Weathertechs
2007 Honda CR-V EL-X 4WD
Offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-16-2010, 09:57 PM   #7 (permalink)
North Maine
Diesel Technician
 
North Maine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Fort Kent
Posts: 482
iTrader Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via AIM to North Maine Send a message via MSN to North Maine

Quote:
Originally Posted by wreedLBZ View Post
Is my Cat a AGM battery?>

I'm pretty sure they are not AGMs, they are flooded... they ARE however built to a rediculously rugged spec. with unreal CCA's
__________________
2010 GMC Sierra CCSB SLT Z-71
2011 Denali Grille, Hella AUX lights behind the grille
EFI Live with tunes from Nick @ Duramaxtuner.com
MBRP 4" ceramic coated frontpipe with MBRP 4" muffler next to trans, 5" hi-temp powdercoated intermediate to tailpipe including Aeroturtbine 5" muffler, high gloss black powdercoated 5" tail and 7" tip.
Offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-17-2010, 02:26 AM   #8 (permalink)
LambofGod
Diesel Technician
 
LambofGod's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Spokane, Washington
Posts: 183
iTrader Score: 0 reviews

good because I was fix'n to ask what the heck AGM meant.....
Quote:
Originally Posted by joeburnside View Post
For those unfamiliar with the term AGM or just want to learn about batteries visit.
http://www.windsun.com/Batteries/Battery_FAQ.htm
__________________
2009 GMC Sierra 2500HD 4WD Crew Cab SLT 6.6L SLT
Stealth Gray Metallic
Ebony Leather Interior
6" RCD Lift
American Racing 17" Teflon Wheels
KM2 BF Goodrich 35" x 12.5" Tires
Max Energy Hypertech Tune
Rhino Spray-In Bed Liner
Offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-17-2010, 02:33 AM   #9 (permalink)
pa32rt
Diesel Master
 
pa32rt's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Bakersfield, CA
Posts: 3,606
iTrader Score: 0 reviews

I just put two Optima standard red tops in mine (Delco 7-year ones went belly up in 2 years as usual). The red tops were $148ea and have 1000cca.
__________________
2008 C3500 2WD DRW LMM. LT2 with everything. BANKS RamAir intake, MBRP turbo-back, Rotella T6 (5w-40), Quadzilla Stealth-2, DJM 7.5"/9" drop, Rancho RS9000s. AirLift 25415 auto-leveling bags/compressor. Weld 17X6.5 Velociti-8s, 245/70-17 Coopers.
Offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-17-2010, 06:21 AM   #10 (permalink)
diesail
Diesel Master
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: In, on or about the water, MD
Posts: 2,640
iTrader Score: 0 reviews

Quote:
Originally Posted by pa32rt View Post
I just put two Optima standard red tops in mine (Delco 7-year ones went belly up in 2 years as usual). The red tops were $148ea and have 1000cca.
I assume you used a group 34R. Did they fit without any mods?
__________________
Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs. Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others.


2008 Chevy Crew Cab LT2 2500HD
Summit White

Line-X over the rail
Extang solid fold tonneau cover
1800W Xantrex Prosine Inverter & third battery
Lovin my Michelin LTX M/S2 tires
RAP (Retained Accesory Power) How-To
RetroSolutions Super Bright Reverse Bulbs
Offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

PLEASE READ! You must check your email inbox for the confirmation link to complete registration. Please check your spam box if you do not see the email in your inbox.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Battery Replacement Size Group options 48, 24F, 34R, H6, 91 chargeit Electrical 19 03-22-2014 06:27 PM
(2) New OEM Delco group 48 7YR battery for LMM TOP POST TwistedLogic010 Closed / Archived Marketplace Ads 6 11-03-2009 02:09 PM
Battery group size for 01 Duramax steve2500hd Electrical 7 12-21-2006 03:23 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:25 AM.


Shoutbox provided by vBShout v6.2.1 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
© AutoGuide

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0