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Old 04-16-2016, 08:21 AM   #92
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Originally Posted by BruceK View Post
LA battery caps vary. One of my 8Ds has screw in caps which look to have fluid recovery ability, the other has push on caps. The latter batt(which I`ve had before, and this one is no different) needs topping up, the former, a big beast designed for Sydney Govt. Buses, never needs it.
I use a head torch to see into the cells when checking/topping up.
Please elaborate on... "big beast designed for Sydney Govt" that never needs topping. A led acid batt that never evaporates water... ?? How long is life span? Cost?

Yes! Head torch!! I have three in different locations for ready access. Luv Em!
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