Users are cautioned that the information in this book was the most current information provided to bci at the time of publication. Estimates are provided for replacement battery size to give some guidance to the battery replacement data book user. The online version then allowed consumers to gain access to the data, which covers six vehicle categories passenger cars and light trucks, trucks, farm equipment, lawn and gardensmall engine, powersports and industrial. Bci estimates a replacement battery size to give some guidance to the battery replacement data book user.
Motorcraft batteries cover automotive, marine, commercial, farm, industrial, and specialty applications. Before 2016, hard copies of the bci battery replacement data book were only available for shipping in the us. Users are cautioned that the information in this catalog was the most current information provided at the time of publication. The battery council international and its members, hereafter called bci. It is really important to fully charge the battery before you use it. The replacement battery information in this data book has been obtained from. Bci provides configuration diagrams and performance ratings as well. Primarily it is a starting cranking battery, but has the ability to be cycled similar to deep cycle, but not to the same dod depth of discharge as a deep cycle. The above table shall be filled by customer power glory battery tech hk co. Definitions of automotive battery technologies 2 3 warranty procedure 4 5 trade customer claim procedure 5. Battery council international, 1986 automobiles 55 pages.
These numbers identify the battery used in vehicles. If you live in one of these areas, you are still welcome to purchase our downloadable items. Bci launches digital version of its annual battery. The motorcraft battery product line complete attention to customer satisfaction and world class efficiency. Battery application guide guide dapplication des batteries. Group size is typically based on your vehicles make, model and engine type. Bcis comprehensive manual prepared for all uses of automotive type. The oldest batteries are at the front of the display tray or rack and i have seen some old batteries in their inventory. Bestfit estimate some equipment manufac turers do not provide complete replacement battery information. British standards bs, uk please see european committee for standarization cen. Bci is unable to ship items to south america, asia, or africa. The replacement battery information in this catalog has been obtained from battery council international bci, original equipment oe manufacturers and other industry sources.
Although some vehicles may accommodate a battery from more than one group size, it is important that you use a battery approved for use in your vehicle. Bestfit estimate some equipment manufacturers do not provide complete replacement battery information to bci. Data excerpted from the bci battery replacement data book. Bci battery technical manual battery council international. Heavyduty motor coach and bus batteries, and special tractor batteries 6 and 12volt. Cr2016 approved by department name title signaturedate remarks. Battery council international 330 n wabash ave, suite 2000 chicago, il 60611 p.
The replacement battery information in this data book has been obtained from the equipment manufacturers listed, except as otherwise noted. Bci launches digital version of its annual battery replacement data. The battery replacement data published in this guide has been. Acdelco 65agm professional agm automotive bci group 65 battery. Subscribe to the online catalog for the latest updates at. These batteries would be used in applications that required high cold cranking amps. The battery worked great on my 2001 ford f150 xlt with the 5. Bci test specifications small deep cycling batteries, deep cycle marinerv batteries, batteries for golf cars, floor maintenance machinery, etc. The battery council international bci is a trade association of manufacturers of originalequipment and aftermarket automobile batteries and other leadacid batteries. Standard bci automotive battery sizes golden gate lotus club.
The battery replacement data published in this guide has been obtained from battery council international the information contained in this guide was the most current information available at the time of publication the information is subject to change without notice. Jis battery designation code this information is taken from the bci battery replacement data book 2007 edition. Call2recycle rechargeable battery and cellphone recycling locations. The complete bci listing includes several categories not included here. As toyota writes in the new car features book available by subscription to. Battery tester faquser manual recycling solar faq battery replacement data book 199420 bci specifications. Batteries also contain other chemicals known to the state of california to cause cancer. The auxiliary 12volt battery in a fourthgeneration prius is designed to a european norm en standard probably the en 50342 series, though toyota doesnt say so, not to a group number assigned by battery council international bci. The battery council international bci assigns numbers and letters for each.
Consult a replacement guide to find the battery group size that works for your. Then, crossreference the john deere part number to the bci group identified. Since some manufacturers do not provide complete replacement battery data, an estimate for. Bci battery group size chart jegs high performance. The recommended way is to use a charger made for agm batteries at a slow charger rate2amps overnightthen install the battery and proceed as normal. However, the information is subject to change upon notice from equipment. The battery council international bci assigns numbers and letters for each battery group size. The battery replacement data published in this guide has been obtained from battery council international the information contained in this guide was the most current information available at the time of publication the information is subject to change without notice from equipment.
There was a round sticker on the top of the battery with two letters that indicated the month and year. Bci compiles raw data on automotive battery production shipments original and replacement at the manufacturer level and inventory level. This catalog is published as a general instruction guide to the. Fits in between a cranking starting battery and a dual purpose deep cycle cranking battery. Group battery 30 sec at 30 sec at 30 sec at cranking minutes reserve size model 0 f 32 f 80 f 80 f 80 f minutes l w h passenger car and light commercial batteries 12volt. Battery replacement data book battery council international. Battery university battery management and conductance testing. It meets or exceeds the bci 71050a1 medical specifications defined by the original equipment manufacturer but at a much lower price.1163 1395 374 366 277 1465 52 386 68 616 1513 253 466 1441 385 1312 430 1335 646 223 129 1196 605 519 989 532 926 1428 1112 1286 1261