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Old 01-11-2013, 12:45 AM
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Originally Posted by DailyDose19 View Post
Thanks so much! I checked out the post on AGM and it def does seem better but I called around and in Vancouver, they only sell OEM batterys. I found one for $220 which is quite do-able

my next question would be if I install it myself, would I need to reprogram it? I read conflicting reviews that say I would have problems and other reviews that said everything would be fine.

Thanks so much again
Both AGM and the lead cell are OEM, but if you can't source an AGM the older battery is fine. AGM is a newer technology and better for several reasons. Here is a list of a few of the advantages.

Personally I would register the battery for the longer life.
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