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Old 02-10-2011, 03:47 PM
fedupdon fedupdon is offline
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my wife had to get the truck jumped off and was told she needed a new battery found a deal on a motorcraft bxt 65-850 for 75,00 wil it fit a 01 ranger was told it would fit a 150 is this a good price/battery
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Old 02-11-2011, 09:16 AM
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First things first, before you go blindly replacing a battery, have it tested first. Some random person telling her she needs a new battery is meaningless. Neither you nor I know why the battery was dead so test it before replacing it.

As far as what battery will fit... Any autoparts store will look up the vehicle year/make/model and give you the correctly sized battery. You can't just buy whats on sale. A group 65 battery may not fit a ranger, but since your post doesn't say what year/make/model truck your wife is driving, we'll never know. The listed size is a group 58 battery. A group 65 battery is taller and wider.
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