Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA
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AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA

Part No. 86-2 Warranty Details  

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Autocraft Gold batteries are engineered for maximum starting power in any climate. Autocraft Gold batteries are designed to meet or exceed the manufacturers power (CCA) requirements for your vehicle, ensuring you get the power you need for a quick start every time.Take advantage of our FREE battery testing and installation*. PLUS let us recycle your old battery for FREE.Don’t want to bother with installing your Autocraft Gold battery? Stop by your nearest Advance Auto Parts store. We offer free battery and electrical system testing, car battery recycling of old battery, PLUS Free installation with purchase.Advance Auto Parts offers helpful advice about a variety of products, including car batteries. Be sure to check out the following: Order your long-lasting AutoCraft battery online now from Advance Auto Parts.Order your Autocraft car battery replacement today. Enjoy reliable starting power with no maintenance every season.

Product Features:
  • Engineered with PowerFrame positive grid technology which virtually eliminates premature failure and resists corrosion up to 66% more effectively than other grid designs.
  • PowerFrame provides superior starting performance over the life of the battery with up to 70% better electrical flow than other grid technologies.
  • PowerFrame manufacturing process uses 20% less energy and releases 20% fewer greenhouse gas emissions than other manufacturing methods.
  • Built to meet or exceed vehicle starting power requirements
  • Maintenance free for maximum convenience
  • 3 year free replacement warranty
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Battery Type:Lead Acid
BCI Group Size:86
Cold Cranking Amps:640 amps
Cranking Amps:800 amps
Deep Cycle/Starting:Starting
Height:8 in
Length:9 1/8 in
Maintenance Free:Yes
Reserve Capacity:95 min
Terminal Type:Top Terminal
Voltage:12 v
Weight:40 lbs
Width:6 13/16 in

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AutoCraft GoldBattery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA
 
4.6

(based on 152 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (105)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (33)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

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    (2)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (91)
  • Good power output (67)
  • Safe to handle (56)
  • Long lasting (43)

Cons

  • Heavy (8)
  • Difficult to install (7)

Best Uses

  • Battery replacement (124)
  • Upgrade (22)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual driver (16), Auto enthusiast (9), Truck enthusiast (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (62), Auto enthusiast (32), Truck enthusiast (17), Mechanic (11), Competitive driver (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Perfect for my needs!

I wanted something with highest CA and CCA for my '03 Mitsubishi Eclipse GTS, and although the correct size, I went with higher CA and CCA due to having a very low drain...Read complete review

I wanted something with highest CA and CCA for my '03 Mitsubishi Eclipse GTS, and although the correct size, I went with higher CA and CCA due to having a very low drain from a top-notch security system on car and with cold winters and very hot summers where I lived, not going with the 'factory recommendations', upgrading to this was affordable and Shawna at Parson's Ave. Store in Columbus, OH knows her stuff, load-testing my system to make sure nothing else was bad. Kudos!

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Full Charged LAST only Three Days,

I can not leave the car for more then 3 days or i'll have to JUMP it everytime. at first i thought it was my car but took my car to the dealer they...Read complete review

I can not leave the car for more then 3 days or i'll have to JUMP it everytime. at first i thought it was my car but took my car to the dealer they said battery problems. not holding chaege long. Took it back to try to get a new battery they said battery it good. JUST bought NEW ACDELCO battery (original brand battery)Working great Left car for 10 days without driving still start.

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5.0

Battery Purchase

By 

from Aberdeen, SD

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

Perfect Fit.

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  • No

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4.0

Good battery & helpful service

By 

from Minneola, fl

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

My car was beginning to crank slower so I knew it was time to replace the battery. It also had some corrosion build up. Checked online with the store near my home & had the silver or gold available. Bought it online and stopped in. I thought I bought the gold battery last time but it was the silver! So the silver lasted at least 3 years in hot humid florida. I ordered the gold using online discounts & they installed the new battery for me. Started great and hope it lasts another 3-4 years. Great service!

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  • No

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5.0

Good price and very helpful store

By 

from Tulsa, OK

Pros

  • 3 Year Warranty
  • Good Price
  • Very Helpful Staff

Cons

  • No Prorated Warranty

Best Uses

    Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

    Perfect fit to replace AC Delco battery in my C6 Vette (slightly taller, but not a problem).

    Only concern was that new battery posts are tapered preventing the cable ends from going all the way down (even after spreading clamps)

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    • No

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    5.0

    Too soon to tell but

    By 

    from Dover Pa

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

    Battery is working fine but time will tell as far as the quality of battery

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    • No

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    5.0

    Excellent battery

    By 

    from Englewood, fl.

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

    The factory battery lasted just 3 yrs. Replaced it
    with Auto Craft Gold 640 in 2009. This battery
    lasted 7yrs. Hope to get another 7yrs out of this
    Auto Craft Gold 640. Great Buy!

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    • No

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    5.0

    Excellent seevice. Ordered and picked up in 30 mins.

    By 

    from NYC

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

    Fast pickup and excellent battery

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    • No

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    5.0

    Great Battery and a Good price

    By 

    from Tennessee

    Verified Buyer
    Level 3

    Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

    Easy to buy and pick up order at local Advance Auto Parts

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    • No

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    3.0

    good battery

    By 

    from Springfield, MA

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

    It's a little overpriced

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    5.0

    Just what I needed in a Battery!

    By 

    from Manassas, VA

    About Me Casual Driver

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Battery Replacement

      Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

      This battery was in stock, replaced by a wonderful fellow who also took my old battery back. The car now starts promptly and strongly! Hooray!

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      5.0

      Good quality

      By 

      from Chambersburg,PA

      About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Long Lasting
      • Powerful
      • Safe To Handle

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Battery Replacement

        Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 86, 640 CCA:

        Have this battery in 2 of my 4 vehicles. Very happy with product

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        8 Questions | 9 Answers
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        • Q:

          Looking for a bettery for an 03 Eclipse. Currently have a group 86 battery in my car, actually Autocraft gold. Webpage is reccomending an 86-1, Group 86, Silver. When I manually sellect an 86-2, Group 86, Gold webpage states battery does not fit my vehicle. Shouldn't the 86-2 Gold fit? Is this just a catalog error?
          Asked on 8/9/2015 by Sheffield from Delaware, Oh

          1 answer

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            A:

            Hi Sheffield, this battery is not an exact fit for your 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse. Currently, the AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 86, 525 CCA (Part No. 86-1) is the only exact battery in Group 86 is available online for your vehicle.

            Answered on 8/10/2015 by Steve from AAP
        • Q:

          Would this battery (86-2) be classified as a conventional/low-maintenance battery or as an AGM?
          Asked on 1/22/2015 by JohnEastCoast from NC

          1 answer

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            A:

            I'm happy to help, JohnEastCoast! This Autocraft Gold Battery (Part No. 86-2) and all Gold, Silver and Economy or red label Autocraft batteries are conventional/low-maintenance batteries. The Autocraft Platinum and Optima batteries are AGM. Optima batteries utilize spiral-cell AGM technology which provides 15x the vibration resistance of a conventional battery and a stronger starting burst.

            Answered on 1/22/2015 by Heath, ASE Parts Specialist from AAP
        • Q:

          My car is dead in the parking lot. Can I purchase online and someone come out and install it?
          Asked on 10/21/2011 by Mizz from Pine Hill, NJ

          1 answer

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            A:

            In order to best answer your question, our technicians would be more than happy to assist you if you could please call us at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623).

            Answered on 10/21/2011 by Steve from AAP
        • Q:

          Is this a good battery if i have a sound system in my car?
          Asked on 10/11/2011 by Matt from Fort Pierce, Florida

          1 answer

          • CUSTOMER CARE

            A:

            Please provide your vehicle make, model and engine specification for further assistance.

            Answered on 10/11/2011 by Aaron from AAP
        • Q:

          After the new battery is installed is there anything on the trucks computer that has to be reset. This is the first new battery I have put in it since I have owned the Hummer. It's an 06. Will it start normal.
          Asked on 8/31/2011 by Anonymous from Harrison Oh

          1 answer

          • CUSTOMER CARE

            A:

            For help with your project, I recommend purchasing a Haynes repair manual specifically for your vehicle. This should be able to assist you further into detail on how to repair or replace specific parts.

            Answered on 9/1/2011 by Eric from AAP
        • Q:

          Is there a warranty on this battery
          Asked on 1/28/2011 by Anonymous

          1 answer

          • CUSTOMER CARE

            A:

            Your warranty begins the day you purchase the battery, and expires at the end of the warranty period printed on your original receipt and Order Confirmation email, or when you sell your vehicle, whichever occurs first. This warranty cannot be transferred to anyone at any time.

            Answered on 1/29/2011 by Parts Guru Geo from AAP
        • Q:

          is this maintenace free?
          Asked on 12/3/2010 by Anonymous

          1 answer

          • CUSTOMER CARE

            A:

            Yes

            Answered on 12/7/2010 by Mike the Auto Parts Master from AAP
        • Q:

          I purchased this battery back on 4/7/09 and the past few days I notice something weird. When I crank it, it starts fine but I notice the lightd are very dim and after 5-10 seconds it's like someone turned on the light switch and everything is bright. I just checked it with a meter and with the key in the ignition it reads 12.3v. As I turn the key it reads 10v, then 12v, then after a few seconds it rises to 14.1v. Could there be a problem with either the battery or the alternator?
          Asked on 1/5/2010 by speedy from Roebuck SC

          2 answers

          • A:

            Sounds like a ground problem to me... Make sure the negative cable is clean and tight..With a reading of 14.1 volt.. the alternator is working properly...If cleaning and tightning the ground doesn't solve your problem.. I would have the battery checked under a load...

            Answered on 2/20/2010 by speedy219 from richmond, In.
          • A:

            The first thing i would check is the battery terminal connections. First disconnect them from the batt, and scurb them with a wire brush, and pour some vinager on the terminal posts. Recconnect them and start. If problem still persists then take off your altenator and take it in to nearest Advance Auto Parts Store and have them test the voltage regulator. If voltage regulator is bad you can replace just that , or buy new altinator.

            Answered on 8/16/2010 by Omar AAP from Houston, TX
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