OPTIMA Battery 34 REDTOP 12 Volt 8002-002
The ultimate starting battery for your vintage car, truck, jeep or boat. $237.99 Free Shipping. If you are looking for an Optima battery for your boat, car or truck you have come to the right place. Ultra high-performance SPIRALCELL TECHNOLOGY® AGM (absorbent glass mat) battery with reliable cranking power for your auto, car or truck and twice the life. The OPTIMA®REDTOP® will outperform and outlast traditional batteries in demanding cranking/starting applications. The ultimate high-CCA starting power of our battery is hands down the best alternative you can come up with based on standard BCI group size dimensions for a group 34 battery.
Note – this Optima battery will only last for years to come if your vehicle has an alternator capable of keeping up with all electrical loads and care for battery accordingly. Please read charging specifics and recommendations below. If you have demanding electrical accessory loads such as winches, audio systems, and other devices, take a look at the YELLOWTOP®product line of Optima Batteries. All Optima Batteries come with Limited Manufacture Warranty. Click here to view manufacturer warranty.
The OPTIMA Battery model number for this battery is 8002-002. These 12 volt Optima Red Top batteries are designed for engine starting applications. They are not recommended or warranted for use in deep cycle applications.
- Battery Usage: Starting Applications
- CCA/CA : 800 Cold Cranking Amps / 1000 Cranking Amp
- Reserve Capacity: 100 min
- Battery Termination: Top Post
- Battery Type: AGM ( Absorbant Glass Mat )
- BCI Group Size: 34
- Voltage: 12 volt
- Length : 10.000 in.
- Width : 6.875 in.
- Height : 7.812 in.
- Weight: 38 lbs.
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The following charging methods are recommended to ensure a long battery life: (Always use a voltage regulated charger with voltage limits set as described below.)
Information below applies to the following BCI Group Sizes; 34 and 34R Batteries, Also includes the following sizes; 34/78 – 78 – 25 & 35 – 75/25
Optima REDTOP Charging Tips –
Directly from the manufacture these are the recommended charging voltages and information :
- Alternator: 13.3 to 15.0 volts, no amperage limit.
- Battery Charger: 13.8 to 15.0 volts, 10 amps maximum, approximately for six to twelve hours.
- Rapid Recharge: Maximum voltage 15.6 volts (regulated), no current limit as long as battery temperature remains below 125°F (51.7°C). Charge until current drops below one amp.
- Float Charge: 13.2 to 13.8 volts, one amp maximum current, time indefinite (at lower voltage). Strictly adhere to all limits.
Shipping and Transportation Information
OPTIMA batteries can be shipped by AIR. This battery is nonspillable and is tested according to ICAO Technical Instructions DOC. 9284-AN/905 to meet the requirements of Packing Instructions No. 806 and is classified as non-regulated by IATA Special Provision A-48 and A-67 for UN2800.
Terminals must be protected from short circuit.
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