Ford 9N, 2N & 8N Discussion Board|
[ Expand ] [ View Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Return to Forum ]
Posted by Pooh Bear on July 04, 2005 at 06:26:40 from (220.127.116.11):
I need a battery for my '49 8N front mount.
I looked it up in the archives and found I need a group 35 battery.
I looked up the size of a group 35 battery and it is about 2 inches taller than the battery I have now. And I'm not sure that would fit
I measured my battery. 9L x 6.625w x 6h +post height.
A group 35 battery is taller than this.
Battery Size Chart
My question is will it fit.
Is it normal for a battery to just die all at once.
Tractor ran fine last time I mowed with it.
Let it sit in the yard for a couple of weeks.
I keep it tarped down and covered good.
Went out to mow and when I pushed the starter button all I got was a click. I tried to put a charger on the battery but it wouldn't take a charge. Disconnected the battery and it still wouldn't take a charge. I'll be taking it in for a free test but I am certain it is bad. Never had one go bad all at once like that. Usually they give me trouble for a while till I get tired of it and replace it. I didn't leave no switches on or nothing. I keep the key in the house and the headlights don't work. So there is nothing to drain the battery when it just sits like that.
It is a 12v negative ground system.
Just curious as to what ya'll got to say about it.
|Fast Shipping! Most of our stocked parts ship within 24 hours (M-Th). Expedited shipping available, just call! Most prices for parts and manuals are below our competitors. Compare our super low shipping rates! We have the parts you need to repair your tractor. We are a company you can trust and have generous return policies. Shop Online Today or call our friendly sales staff toll free (800) 853-2651. [ About Us ]|
| Copyright © 1997-2015 Yesterday's Tractor Co.|
TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V. Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters