On or around Thu, 21 Jul 2005 11:07:13 +0100, "Paul - xxx"
<firstname.lastname@example.org> enlightened us thusly:
>Jon came up with the following;:
>> I swapped my bog
>> standard battery for an Oddyssey PC1700. That will run the fridge all
>> day and night and still start my 200tdi in the morning - perfect for
>> what I need at the moment.
>Hmmm ... thinking of doing similar to our 300Tdi, how do you get on with the
>'bigger' battery? Is it worth the extra cost?
small commercial battery (644 or 645) will fit the 300 TDi, with about 1/4"
You need to re-route the wiring harness which runs around the end of the
battery and you need to attack the battery holding clamp to make it fit.
Neither job it difficult.
make sure you get the right battery (can't tell you right now, ours is out)
as the wrong one has the terminals the wrong way round and the wires might
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