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AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 790 CCA

Part No. 94RH7 Warranty  

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Autocraft Gold automotive batteries are engineered for maximum starting power in any climate. That means you can relax knowing you'll get your car started, even on the coldest of days. Autocraft Gold automotive batteries meet or exceed the manufacturers power (CCA) requirements for your vehicle, ensuring you get the power you need for a quick start every time.

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:94
Cold Cranking Amps:790 amps
Cranking Amps:950 amps
Deep Cycle/Starting:Starting
Height:7 1/2 in
Length:12 7/16 in
Maintenance Free:Yes
Reserve Capacity:140 min
Terminal Type:Top Terminal
Voltage:12 v
Weight:47 lbs
Width:6 15/16 in

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AutoCraft GoldBattery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA
 
4.5

(based on 210 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (129)

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    (64)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (6)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (150)
  • Good power output (107)
  • Safe to handle (87)
  • Long lasting (33)
  • Perfect fit (3)

Cons

  • Heavy (46)
  • Difficult to install (10)

Best Uses

  • Battery replacement (187)
  • Upgrade (19)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual driver (32), Auto enthusiast (26), Mechanic (3), Truck enthusiast (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (82), Auto enthusiast (63), Mechanic (13), Truck enthusiast (6), Competitive driver (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Exact fit for BMW X5

I bought this battery to replace the 6 year old battery on my 2004 BMW X5 3.0i. The battery for the X5 is installed inside the passenger compartment under the spare tire. My primary...Read complete review

I bought this battery to replace the 6 year old battery on my 2004 BMW X5 3.0i. The battery for the X5 is installed inside the passenger compartment under the spare tire. My primary concern was getting a battery that was an EXACT fit and this battery is. The battery even includes a vent hole that fits the vent tube installed in the car. Don't expect the people at the parts store to install it because it takes at least 45 minutes. (Remove rear deck cover, remove jack, remove spare, remove air compressor bracket to get to the battery. Once exposed installation was a snap). It took me about 1 hour to install. Also, I used a "battery maintainer" supply 12 volt power to the OBD2 connector under the dash while I changed the battery. It cost about $13 and I had to connect it to an external battery pack, but it saved all of radio settings and control computer settings. It was well worth the time and $ to use it. I don't know how long this battery will last, [$] It has a 3 year warranty and 84 month prorated so I am hopeful. I figure I saved about $100 over buying the battery from the dealer.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Battery Wrong Size -2005 Passat 2.0 TDI

QDR - Update your data base for the correct size battery. Ordering online and picking up is a good deal if the part is correct, but not if you require multiple trips to correct...Read complete review

QDR - Update your data base for the correct size battery. Ordering online and picking up is a good deal if the part is correct, but not if you require multiple trips to correct a computer data base error[...] Had to "buy" two batteries to make one work since one was bought on-line with in-store pick up.

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4.0

worked as advertised

By bill

from lancaster sc

About Me Casual Driver

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Battery Replacement

      Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

      no comment

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      5.0

      Exact replacement for2006 Grand Cherokee

      By Lonster

      from Long Island, NY

      About Me Casual Driver

      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Long Lasting

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Battery Replacement

        Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

        I've had this battery for 3 years now and no problems so far. It's an exact replacement for the Jeep Grand Cherokee. I think there is a more standard battery size that will fit in there also that may be cheaper so look that up if you want to save a few dollars. This is an expensive battery. As you can see from the other reviews it is standard size on some BMWs and Audis. I like Advance Auto batteries (autocraft) because of their free installation.

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        5.0

        great pewrformance

        By Lynette M

        from Forsyth, Ga

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer
        Level 1

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Powerful

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Battery Replacement

          Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

          Installed this battery in my BMW when my original battery died. So far I have no complaints. The price was good and the fit was perfect. I was glad to have found this battery, which was less costly than if I had bought a replacement from the dealer. My vehicle is 10 years old and I fully expect this battery to last for the remainer of the life of the car. I also used a coupon which I earned from previous purchases at Advance and along with the great price that was already posted for this battery, I feel like I got a great deal on a very good product.

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          4.0

          Battery good service bad

          By Don

          from Midlothian, virginia

          About Me Casual Driver

          Verified Buyer
          Level 1

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Battery Replacement

            Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

            store should have suggested drain test which is what problem truly was. However, while website states that a drain test on the cars electrical system can be made, the store said it could not perform test. What the hell!?

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            5.0

            Would buy again

            By Nancy

            from New Bloomfield, PA

            About Me Casual Driver

            Verified Buyer
            Level 1

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Long Lasting
            • Safe To Handle

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Battery Replacement

              Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

              Great for intended use

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              5.0

              new battery

              By buckeyec17

              from warner robins, GA

              About Me Auto Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Long Lasting

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Battery Replacement

                Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

                this is a replacement for a 4 1/2 yr old battery, I expect to get the same or more life from this one

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                5.0

                i would buy this again

                By auto buff

                from Rochester, mi.

                About Me Auto Enthusiast

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                Verified Buyer
                Level 2

                Pros

                • Easy To Install

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Battery Replacement

                  Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

                  This is an exact replacement battery for our 06 Jeep Cherokee.

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                  5.0

                  Great battery at a great price!

                  By GMoney

                  from Lansing, MI

                  About Me Casual Driver

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 1

                  Pros

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Battery Replacement

                      Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

                      The best feature was the free professional installation. The guy from AdvancedAuto Parts was great.

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                      5.0

                      Fits well works fine

                      By Gregg

                      from CT

                      About Me Auto Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer
                      Level 1

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Install
                      • Powerful
                      • Safe To Handle

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Battery Replacement

                        Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

                        Installation was easy and even though the old battery had kind of a strange hold down mechanism the new battery fit perfectly on an Audi A4.

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                        5.0

                        Ample starting power off the self great

                        By sunny

                        from Delray beach Fl.

                        About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

                        Verified Buyer
                        Level 1

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Install
                        • Powerful
                        • Safe To Handle

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Battery Replacement

                          Comments about AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA:

                          this battery is a good replacement I had it one month so no other comments.

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                          • Q:

                            is the battery for a VW Golf TDI ?
                            Asked on 12/15/2013 by michael from brunswick, me

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              Hi Michael, In order to check the exact fit, please provide the year of manufacture of your VW Golf TDI.

                              Answered on 12/16/2013 by Vincent from AAP
                          • Q:

                            Will this battery work in my 2008 BMW 328xi? My current battery reads: 12V 90Ah 720A 160RC 720CCA
                            I believe it is not the newer AGM type.

                            I've heard that if I get a battery with a different Ah capacity the car needs to be reprogrammed to match. What is the capacity of this battery? Is there one that matches the 90Ah of my current one perfectly?
                            Asked on 8/20/2013 by Yangorang from Chandler, AZ

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              Yes, the AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA - Part No. 94RH7 will fit your 2008 BMW 328xi. However this battery comes with a lesser amp hour of 80 AH. If you want a higher AH battery I would recommend the AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 49, 760 CCA - Part No. 49H8 which comes with 95 AH. Once you have replaced the battery you may need to check with the dealer to get the car programmed for it. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                              Answered on 8/21/2013 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
                          • Q:

                            I just looked at this battery at my local store. It does look like it has a vent hole on both the negative and positive side that would accommodate my 2002 BMW 325CI. Earlier posts here state that there is no vent. Have the specs changed ? Unfortunately the rep at the store was unable to help me.
                            Asked on 5/18/2013 by Joe from United States

                            2 answers

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              This AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA (Part No. 94RH7) is an exact fit for your 2002 BMW 325ci 2.5L 2494CC L6 FI VIN: M54. This battery is vented to outside of your vehicle. Kindly refer your vehicle owner's manual for safe and proper battery installation. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                              Answered on 5/18/2013 by Max from AAP
                            • A:

                              (Followup) Battery has vent hole on both sides but you get a plug for one side and on the other side the vent tube from the outside fits exactly like the original.

                              Answered on 5/24/2013 by Joe from Long Island, NY
                          • Q:

                            What is Ah rating for this battery?
                            Asked on 10/31/2012 by Dan from atlanta, ga

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              This AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA (Part No. 94RH7) has an amp hour rating of 80 AH. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                              Answered on 10/31/2012 by Rick from AAP
                          • Q:

                            Does this battery have a vent hole (for E46 BMW) or not ??
                            Asked on 10/22/2012 by joe

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              Sorry, this AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA -part# 94RH7 is not vented. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                              Answered on 10/23/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                          • Q:

                            Can you tell me the amps per hour for the 94r gold car battery and if not how can I contact someone who does? Is it 80Ah or more?
                            Asked on 10/18/2012 by cg from nj

                            1 answer

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                              A:

                              The amp hour rating for this AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA - part# 94RH7 should be 80 AH. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                              Answered on 10/18/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                          • Q:

                            What is the amp per hour number? 80Ah, 85 ah? I need it in order to register it for my bmw 2006 325xi.
                            Asked on 10/18/2012 by CG

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              The amp hour rating for this AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA - part# 94RH7 should be 80 AH. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                              Answered on 10/18/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                          • Q:

                            question does this battery has vents>
                            Asked on 3/9/2012 by dj from n.c

                            2 answers

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              No, AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA Part number 94RH7 is not vented.

                              Answered on 3/9/2012 by Steve from AAP
                            • A:

                              this battery IS NOT vented ! and IS NOT a proper fit for a BMW !
                              the description/fit of this battery is FALSE and MISLEADING !

                              Answered on 10/22/2012 by joe from virginia
                          • Q:

                            Why does some of your info say CCA=730 Amps but the 'specifications' says CCA=765 Amps?

                            Can you please update your webpage to be consistent?
                            Asked on 1/6/2012 by Anonymous from Vermont

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              Autocraft Battery, Group Size 94R, Part No. 94RH7 is incorrectly listed as 730 CCA. This is correctly displayed as 765 CCA in the product specifications. We are working on having this inconsistency addressed as soon as possible.

                              Answered on 2/15/2012 by Eric from AAP
                          • Q:

                            does this battery have a vent hole? my orginal audi battery does.
                            Asked on 12/24/2011 by stan from 11731

                            4 answers

                            • A:

                              Battery is vented, but be sure and remove the elbow pipe fitting from your old battery. Vent opening is near positive terminal, about 1/4" diameter.

                              Answered on 11/19/2012 by ABChurch from Norwalk, CT
                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              No, this AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 94R, 730 CCA is not vented.

                              Answered on 12/25/2011 by Vincent from AAP
                            • A:

                              Yes it is vented. I just replaced my battery in a 2005 X5 with this one and used the old vent tube.

                              Answered on 12/28/2011 by John from Lakeville, MIi
                            • A:

                              NO IT DOES NOT HAVE A VENT HOLE (oct 2012)
                              Is NOT a proper fit for a BMW
                              Product description is false

                              Answered on 10/22/2012 by joe from virginia
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