Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA
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AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA

Part No. 26-3 Warranty  

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Autocraft Silver automotive batteries provide reliable starting power in all seasons. Autocraft Silver automotive batteries are made to meet your vehicles starting power requirements.

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 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:26
Cold Cranking Amps:525 amps
Cranking Amps:655 amps
Deep Cycle/Starting:Starting
Height:7 3/4 in
Length:8 1/2 in
Maintenance Free:Yes
Reserve Capacity:85 min
Terminal Type:Top Terminal
Voltage:12 v
Weight:28 lbs
Width:6 3/4 in

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AutoCraft SilverBattery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA
 
4.2

(based on 51 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (24)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (15)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (45)
  • Safe to handle (32)
  • Good power output (27)
  • Long lasting (11)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Battery replacement (46)
    • Back-up (4)
    • Upgrade (3)
      • Car & Truck:
      • Casual driver (15), Auto enthusiast (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual driver (15), Auto enthusiast (13), Mechanic (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    good battery

    good battery, good price, easy warranty [...]

    good battery, good price, easy warranty [...]

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    battery issue

    I had the battery installed at your store and afterwards I've been having problems with my car. The check engine light stays on and other dash lights are flashing.
    I took it...Read complete review

    I had the battery installed at your store and afterwards I've been having problems with my car. The check engine light stays on and other dash lights are flashing.
    I took it back to the store the other day and I spoke with the manager who did run a diagnostic test and then proceeded to tell me that the battery installation had nothing to do with the problem.
    I find that hard to believe because there weren't any issues with the dash lights being on prior to the battery being changed.
    The bottom line is although I am a repeat customer at your store, I wouldn't
    purchase another battery from you.

    Reviewed by 51 customers

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    5.0

    Good product, good discount!

    By WCPnCOSCO

    from Colorado Springs, CO

    About Me Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic

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    Verified Buyer
    3 or more reviews submitted

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Safe To Handle

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Battery Replacement

      Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

      Replaced a 10yr old battery, my, the NEW batteries are lighter and somewhat smaller! Had to boost the height 3/4", but fits otherwise. Was able to use a code discount, something I always appreciate by shopping on-line with AAP!

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      4.0

      Good value for the price

      By Jeff

      from PA

      Verified Buyer
      Level 1

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Good Valve For The Price
      • Powerful
      • Safe To Handle

      Cons

      • No Real Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

        Easy to replace, got us back on the road

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        5.0

        GREAT BATTERY

        By larry

        from kettering,OH.

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer
        Level 1

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Battery Replacement
          • Upgrade

          Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

          FISHING TRIPS

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          3.0

          Never can install like you advertise

          By Dan

          from Orange Park

          About Me Casual Driver

          Verified Buyer
          Level 1

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Battery Replacement

            Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

            Second battery I have bought at Advance store unable to install either one for me too busy first time and this one too difficult took me 5 minutes, bought my last one at advance!

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            (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            1.0

            battery issue

            By Greg

            from Ocean City nj

            About Me Casual Driver

            Verified Buyer
            Level 1

            Pros

              Cons

              • Created Other Problem

              Best Uses

              • Battery Replacement

              Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

              I had the battery installed at your store and afterwards I've been having problems with my car. The check engine light stays on and other dash lights are flashing.
              I took it back to the store the other day and I spoke with the manager who did run a diagnostic test and then proceeded to tell me that the battery installation had nothing to do with the problem.
              I find that hard to believe because there weren't any issues with the dash lights being on prior to the battery being changed.
              The bottom line is although I am a repeat customer at your store, I wouldn't
              purchase another battery from you.

              Comment on this review(earn points)

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              BAT

              By fercard

              from Lorton, VA

              About Me Truck Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer
              Level 1

              Pros

              • Safe To Handle

              Cons

              • Difficult To Install

              Best Uses

              • Battery Replacement

              Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

              The battery seems good but I have noticed that is a bit smaller than the previous one and the clamp bar is not properly installed.

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              5.0

              always good service at AAP

              By KirkTX

              from Wichita, KS

              About Me Casual Driver

              Verified Buyer
              Level 1

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Battery Replacement

                Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

                Battery I originally bought online wasn't an exact replacement for my car. Website said it was. It would have fit with the included riser. But, I wanted same size as OEM. Manager at Advance Auto Parts was great and switched out battery I purchased with one that was exact fit. He also gave me the same discount I got online. Ended up getting the gold series in a 25 size instead of the 26. I've always gotten good service from AZ.

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                5.0

                Great battery!

                By cokid1

                from Colorado Springs, CO

                About Me Auto Enthusiast

                Ask me a question

                Verified Buyer
                Level 1

                Pros

                • Easy To Install
                • Powerful
                • Safe To Handle

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Battery Replacement

                  Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

                  Great battery for the price.

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                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  works great

                  By rach1fla

                  from florida

                  About Me Casual Driver

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 1

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install
                  • New Purchase
                  • Powerful
                  • Safe To Handle
                  • So Far No Problems

                  Cons

                  • None at the moment

                  Best Uses

                  • Battery Replacement

                  Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

                  easy online purchase, great savings, no hassle to pickup at store, or install, no problems so far with battery, just purchased week ago, 2yr battery hope it lasts at least a year would be great, car is over 20yrs old now

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                  5.0

                  I have used this product in several cars

                  By Butch

                  from Ripley, WV

                  About Me Auto Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 1

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install
                  • Long Lasting
                  • Powerful

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Battery Replacement

                    Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA:

                    I have this style of battery installed in two of my hot rods and one antique car.

                    They have given me good service.

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                    Ask a question, get answers from real customers and in-house experts. Or contact Customer Care by email or call 1-877-238-2623.

                    3 Questions | 3 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      Is this a maintenance free battery?
                      Asked on 3/4/2013 by Lori from va

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        Yes, the AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 26-3, 525 CCA (Part No. 26-3) is a maintenance free battery. 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 3/4/2013 by Steve from AAP
                    • Q:

                      How many volts does it put out?
                      Asked on 9/24/2011 by Anonymous

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        The out put is 12volts.

                        Answered on 9/27/2011 by Vincent from AAP
                    • Q:

                      What is the warranty? Thx
                      Asked on 6/13/2011 by Anonymous

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        This battery has a warranty of 24 months free replacement, 72 months prorated.

                        Answered on 6/22/2011 by Vincent from AAP
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