Thing Battery Relocation

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Gbaker
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Thing Battery Relocation

Post by Gbaker » Thu Oct 04, 2018 2:20 pm

Been looking at relocating my battery from under the pass seat to the engine compartment. Anyone ever do this? I so is it a big job? Also are there reasons why I should NOT do this? Any feedback is welcomed. Thanks

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Jadewombat
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Re: Thing Battery Relocation

Post by Jadewombat » Sun Oct 14, 2018 6:56 pm

I wouldn't move it. The engine compartment is hotter and cuts the life of the battery. Just figure out a way to elevate the battery in the etock location about 1/2" and the other issue of moisture being trapped under there goes away.

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