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Date punched on my stock HD battery is may of 06. 13 years.
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Sportster still has the original from 2009. Plan to go Shorai or maybe the Lithium sold at the HD dealers when it starts to go.
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Been using a Yuasa GYZ16HL for nearly two years, 240 CCA vs. the 200 CCA of the stock battery and definitely starts with more vigor and less delay...

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Lot of batteries out there that work. I wonder how many of them will last 13 years like my stock battery did.
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Lot of batteries out there that work. I wonder how many of them will last 13 years like my stock battery did.
We must a battery from the same batch. Mine still go strong. Cycle Electric stator and regulator.
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Mine is finally going. Probably my own fault. It got drained down a couple times this past summer. Left the key on like 30 minutes or so. I'll be going with another HD battery. Can't argue with 13 years.
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