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AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA

Part No. 124R-1 Warranty Details  

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Autocraft Silver batteries are engineered for maximum starting power in any climate. Autocraft Silver 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 Silver 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:
  • Delivers outstanding reliability
  • Built to meet vehicle starting power requirements
  • Maintenance free for maximum convenience
  • 2 year free replacement warranty
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Battery Type:Lead Acid
BCI Group Size:124R
Cold Cranking Amperage:700 A
Cranking Amps:875 A
Height:8 5/8 in
Length:10 5/16 in
Maintenance Free:Yes
Reserve Capacity:120 m
Terminal Type:Top Terminal
Voltage:12 v
Weight:39 lbs
Width:7 in

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AutoCraft SilverBattery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA
 
4.5

(based on 552 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (351)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (166)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (17)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (11)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (317)
  • Good power output (210)
  • Safe to handle (145)
  • Long lasting (107)
  • Free installation (4)

Cons

  • Heavy (28)
  • Loses charge (7)
  • Difficult to install (5)
  • Lacks power (4)
  • No cons (3)

Best Uses

  • Battery replacement (416)
  • Upgrade (44)
  • Back-up (9)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual driver (47), Auto enthusiast (11), Competitive driver (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (56), Yes (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (289), Auto enthusiast (83), Mechanic (26), Truck enthusiast (10), Competitive driver (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Positive Experience, Great Price, Etc.

Bought this to replace OEM battery on '01 Hyundai Elantra (yes, that original battery actually lasted this long, driven just over 60,000 miles!--much better than the original Michelin tires they placed...Read complete review

Bought this to replace OEM battery on '01 Hyundai Elantra (yes, that original battery actually lasted this long, driven just over 60,000 miles!--much better than the original Michelin tires they placed on it, which were horrible and quickly went). The 700 stated CCA on this battery is even higher than their Gold Battery--which I'd initially decided to spring the extra money for due to the extra warranty, until asking them about this and finding they recommended this less expensive battery due to the higher CCA. I appreciated that honesty even though it meant a lesser sale for them. Although I normally have all work done at my dealer, they wanted [$] total to have a new battery installed--and that battery only had a 1-year full replacement warranty and 4-year prorated replacement warranty compared to the 2- and 6-year warranties on this battery (3- and 7-year on the Gold). I just came back from AAP now, but it started right up after replacement, and did the same after several test shut-offs and restarts. So so far so good! I feel I got an excellent deal and an excellent price!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Incorrect battery

First I have to say my overall experience at advance was very positive. I ordered the oem battery for my Santa Fe online, group size 124r. When Booker tried to install the battery,...Read complete review

First I have to say my overall experience at advance was very positive. I ordered the oem battery for my Santa Fe online, group size 124r. When Booker tried to install the battery, it was too short and the positive terminal would not attach. He took it inside and matched it to a group size 24f. Everything worked perfectly . He credited my online transaction and gave me a price match for the more expensive group 24f battery. This is a maintenance free battery even though it has caps on it for venting. Every place I checked online has the group size 124r as the replacement for my 2007 Santa Fe so advance was not at fault, but they did make things right. Hope this will save someone else some time when they get their replacement battery for the Santa Fe. I do recommend using Advanced Auto Parts because of the great service I got.

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5.0

Perfect fit

By 

from Georgia

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

Got our 2013 Optima SXL back on the road!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

Easy to order online and pickup in store

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

Easy to order,and pick up. Got good deal with % off coupons. Just installed 2 days ago.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
1.0

garbage

By 

from Hilliard, OH

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

Don't recommend. Started to degrade in less than two years and was completely dead in about 27 months. Store manager refused to honor warranty because he blamed the alternator for causing the battery to fail. The shop that I got my vehicle towed to disagreed with his assessment.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

I would buy this battery again.

By 

from Orlando, Florida

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

Exact fit for my car. Decent warranty.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

It's a battery,I'll let you know

By 

from Illinois

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

It's a battery

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
5.0

Great battery!

By 

from Bedford, PA

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

This was an exact fit, cart starts and all is well. Can't say much more as it is brand new but it works great!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

Why ask me to review a battery only two days after purchase?

By 

from Winterville, NC

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

I bought a battery for our car. It fit, it worked, and has done great for two days. Send me a request to rate my purchase in oh, two to three years from now. We'll see how well I'd rate it then. However - so far so good.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Perfect

By 

from Mantua NJ

Verified Reviewer

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

This battery is for a 2012 Hyundai Tucson Ltd. Original battery has 600 CCA, this battery has 700 CCA. Battery is a perfect OEM fit so installation was about 5 minutes. This was a good choice.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

I would buy again.

By 

from Hanover park ,il

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

Battery was great. Hyundia's battery post are another problem on there own.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

Replacement battery for my 2113 Kia Optima Lx, very good.

By 

from New York City

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA:

So far this battery has worked as expected , I would buy again .

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

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  • Q:

    What is the prorated warranty period for this (AutoCraft Silver) battery and for the AutoCraft Gold battery?
    Asked on 11/28/2016 by Rob from Hopkins, MN

    1 answer

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi Rob, glad to assist you! This AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA (Part No. 124R-1)comes with 2 years free replacement warranty. For more information on the battery warranty, please copy and paste this link. URL - http://shop.advanceautoparts.com/o/warrantygeneral

      Answered on 11/29/2016 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    What size are the top post: SAE, DIN, JIS
    Asked on 9/15/2016 by sd from baltimore

    1 answer

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi SD, happy to help you! This AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA (Part No. 124R-1) comes with SAE size post. For further assistance, please feel free to call us at: 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) or contact our "Live Chat" support and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

      Answered on 9/28/2016 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    So I was recently inside a store and they had this battery listed for $95 with a 1 year warranty. I was told by the person behind the counter that I could buy the battery online and save 30%. Now that I am online I can for some reason only buy the battery with the two year warranty, which makes the price total come out to be $137, the 30% off online is actually more expensive because I see no options for getting the one year warranty while ordering online. I only want the 1 year warranty as I just do not have the money to pay an extra $42 for a second year. Is there a way to get the 1 year warranty on the battery online instead of the 2 year warranty?
    Asked on 12/15/2015 by edmobman

    1 answer

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      A:

      Hi Edmobman, glad to assist you. This AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA (Part No. 124R-1) comes with 2 year replacement warranty. The warranty period stated on this battery can not be changed. We would recommend you to call us at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) to speak to our customer care and see whether they can offer any special discount for your purchase.

      Answered on 12/16/2015 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    is this a gelled type battery? ive been told it is but specs say lead
    Asked on 9/22/2015 by Marc

    1 answer

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      A:

      Hi Marc, glad to help you! The AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA (Part No. 124R-1) is a lead acid battery.

      Answered on 9/22/2015 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    Who is the manufacturer of AutoCraft batteries?
    Asked on 6/20/2015 by curlytail4legs from Austin, TX

    1 answer

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi Curlytail4legs, good question! Advance Auto Parts does sell Made in the USA products as well as products manufactured from many other countries in order to keep our pricing competitive. Our suppliers have multiple manufacturing plants that could result in different countries of origin for the same part.

      Answered on 6/21/2015 by Solomon
  • Q:

    can I use group size 124R battery in my infiniti i30 I have a new one from my other car
    Asked on 3/20/2014 by phil

    1 answer

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi Phil! I need you to provide your vehicle's year so we can assist you further.

      Answered on 3/21/2014 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    How can this battery be maintenance free if I have to check the water level and add water if it's low?
    Asked on 2/19/2014 by David from United States

    2 answers

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi David, good question! With maintenance-free batteries, you do not need to add water. This kind of battery also reduces corrosion in the battery terminal posts. In case of low water, you only need to add water to any cells that are low on water.

      Answered on 2/20/2014 by Vincent from AAP
    • A:

      Obviously it is "not" mx free!

      Answered on 6/25/2014 by Tom from Colonial Heights, VA
  • Q:

    Hi. I'm not sure if this is the right spot, but I'll try. I have a 2002 Elantra with an AutoCraft Silver battery that has a date of Oct, 2007 on it. So far, it seems to be running well, and holding a charge ok, but what is the expected lifespan of the Silver batteries from that timeframe? Thanks!
    Asked on 2/8/2014 by Matt from United States

    1 answer

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      A:

      Hi Matt, good question! There is no predetermined life of a battery. So many variables come into play that it really depends on the situation at hand. Typically a battery will last up to 5 to 7 years if maintained properly. The lifespan is dependent on the maintenance of the car and the battery, the age of the car and the age of the battery.

      Answered on 2/9/2014 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    Since this battery has caps, do I need to maintain the water?
    Asked on 12/9/2013 by larry from Little Rock, AR

    2 answers

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi Larry, glad to assist you! With maintenance-free batteries, you do not need to add water. This kind of battery also reduces corrosion in the battery terminal posts. In case of low water, you only need to add water to any cells that are low on water.

      Answered on 12/10/2013 by Vincent from AAP
    • A:

      Yes!!! you most pop up the caps.& check the level of the water/acid every 3 months,if your Alternator is working fine you have no problem.

      Answered on 1/12/2014 by The Bear from Miami
  • Q:

    how much does it weight ?
    Asked on 10/26/2013 by mr b from nj

    2 answers

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi MRB, the weight of this AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 124R, 700 CCA (Part No. 24FH) is 39 lbs.

      Answered on 10/27/2013 by Steve from AAP
    • A:

      40 Pounds!!!

      Answered on 1/12/2014 by The Bear from Miami
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