FAQ - How do I install a new battery?

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FAQ - How do I install a new battery?

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Posted - 09/13/2006 : 13:07:42

Start here:

FAQ - What batteries to use, and where to buy them-- http://www.modifiedpowerwheels.com/foru ... PIC_ID=699

Some changes can be made to your wiring for different battery options. Methods, pros and cons, etc are listed here:
The Definitive "Wiring diagram" thread-- http://www.modifiedpowerwheels.com/foru ... IC_ID=2236

If putting in an aftermarket battery, don't forget to install a fuse or breaker. More info can be found here:
FAQ - Do I need an inline fuse/circuit breaker?-- http://www.modifiedpowerwheels.com/foru ... PIC_ID=696

For more options on connectors to use, check here:
FAQ - Battery connectors-- http://www.modifiedpowerwheels.com/foru ... IC_ID=3264

Stock Power Wheels chargers aren't very good, so take a peek at this:
FAQ - Which charger should I use?-- http://www.modifiedpowerwheels.com/foru ... PIC_ID=695

Info on battery basics:

This video should be helpful also:
http://www.modifiedpowerwheels.com/page ... tors_video

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