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Default Smaller battery on a 75 XL

Just hardtailed a 75 XL, want to use the XLCH size battery (5 1/2 x3x 5.25), it will fit nicely on the hardtail spacing. I have both kick and electric start will this work? thanks
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The V-Rod battery is often recommended. Small, yet enough to turn over the IronHead engine. Here's the specs including the dimensions etc ...

http://www.apexbattery.com/harley-da...ampaign=nextag
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Thanks a ton, I will check it out-
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