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which optima battery? #145194 Apr 4, 9:17pm Apr 4, 9:17pm
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which optima battery?
for those that have optima batterys, i was wondering which one will fit our 7th gen celica's...i posted a thread earlier about my gf's celica and the clicking type sound...turns out needed a new battery...i actually installed a hardhitting sound system in the car and she forgot to switch the amp off, so imma buy a capacitor and a optima battery, just need to know which one will fit..btw she has a tanabe strut bar

Re: which optima battery? [Re: darksidecelica] #145195 Apr 5, 7:37am Apr 5, 7:37am
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Red top should fit. It is shorter than the stock one!!! Just a little bit wider. I had that battery in a car that had 3 12" subs, a 1500 watt rms amp, 560 watt rms amp, 3 sets of components, and 1 cap. Works Great!

Re: which optima battery? [Re: darksidecelica] #145196 Apr 5, 8:02pm Apr 5, 8:02pm
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heys thanks man, got a website i can get a good deal at?

Re: which optima battery? [Re: darksidecelica] #145197 Apr 5, 8:09pm Apr 5, 8:09pm
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Unfortunately I don't...I got mine for $60 because I worked at circuit city. I used to have an awesome discount. Good Luck man!!! I just put it in my celica. Matches my Injen CAI perfectly!!! thumbsup

Re: which optima battery? [Re: darksidecelica] #145198 Apr 5, 8:27pm Apr 5, 8:27pm
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I got the Optima yellow to power my audio - great battery. one must alter the battery tray slightly for fitment however...

Re: which optima battery? [Re: darksidecelica] #145199 Apr 5, 8:33pm Apr 5, 8:33pm
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hey rocketman, which model do you have...i did a search and came up with several models such as 34/78, 34, 75/35

Re: which optima battery? [Re: darksidecelica] #145200 Apr 5, 9:20pm Apr 5, 9:20pm

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the 34/78 is what you want

Re: which optima battery? #145201 Apr 6, 8:55am Apr 6, 8:55am
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Originally Posted by spyder00367
the 34/78 is what you want
this the new compact car version?


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Re: which optima battery? [Re: darksidecelica] #145202 Apr 6, 12:26pm Apr 6, 12:26pm
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Originally Posted by darksidecelica
hey rocketman, which model do you have...i did a search and came up with several models such as 34/78, 34, 75/35


Crap my car is in the shop and I can't check...If you want to wait I can let you know tonight! But the one in the post above should work fine. thumbsup

Re: which optima battery? [Re: JAIMEJAMES] #145203 Apr 6, 2:29pm Apr 6, 2:29pm

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the 34/78 is what you want
this the new compact car version?
yes it will fit in our car

Re: which optima battery? [Re: darksidecelica] #145204 Apr 6, 9:02pm Apr 6, 9:02pm
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i can wait

Re: which optima battery? [Re: darksidecelica] #145205 Apr 6, 9:10pm Apr 6, 9:10pm
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cool, thanks...i was lookin at pixs of the battery and noticed the neg and pos are reversed from the stock battery,or is that just a demo pic? will the battery i get be like our stock one?

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