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Jan 29, 2:32pm - #92979 
relocating battery

does anyone know how to relocate the battery from the engine bay to the trunk? how hard is it to do it? thanks

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Jan 29, 2:49pm - #92980 
just have to reroute all the cables...

you'll need a vent tube to the outside to vent the batteries gases, and it will need to be in an approved enclosure with proper grounding/


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Jan 30, 3:45am - #92981 
do you know where i can get an enclosure at or do i need to make it? who does it have to be approved by?

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Jan 30, 6:59am - #92982 
you might try a place like jegs.com or some other muscle car place, they often sell battery enclosures for drag cars, etc.

If you buy it from an online store, it will be approved (that is, a reputable store)

I think it needs to be DOT (dept. of trans.) approved, but I could be wrong.


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Jan 30, 8:24am - #92983 
Summitracing.com carries them.

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