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1991 Explorer not starting

My battery was fine, and then the cold weather came! I took my battery inside and charged it and it will barely turn the motor over.it has 525 cca and i was wondering if getting a battery with more cca will fix the problem?

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    Just because U charged the battery doesn't mean the battery is any good, pull the battery and take it for testing, most parts stores do this for free.

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Hello;
Boy the cold weather has wreaked havoc on batteries. Get a new battery. 525 cca seems a bit small, I would put in a higher cca battery just for peace of mind. After you install it, make sure the charging system is working properly.Hope this helps.
Thanks;
Rich
RPM Northwest

Posted on Jan 27, 2009

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