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AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA

Part No. 36R-1 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:36R
Cold Cranking Amps:650 amps
Cranking Amps:813 amps
Deep Cycle/Starting:Starting
Height:8 1/8 in
Length:10 1/4 in
Maintenance Free:Yes
Reserve Capacity:130 min
Terminal Type:Top Terminal
Voltage:12 v
Weight:39 lbs
Width:7 3/16 in

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AutoCraft SilverBattery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA
 
4.5

(based on 183 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (106)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (66)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (130)
  • Good power output (94)
  • Safe to handle (70)
  • Long lasting (41)
  • Perfect fit (4)

Cons

  • Heavy (11)
  • Difficult to install (3)

Best Uses

  • Battery replacement (169)
  • Upgrade (12)
  • Back-up (3)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual driver (28), Auto enthusiast (11), Mechanic (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (88), Auto enthusiast (31), Mechanic (13), Truck enthusiast (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

need more time before i give true praise

My battery was installed at the store and he was a great guy. So far so good but I have not had my battery for more that a week so I can not give...Read complete review

My battery was installed at the store and he was a great guy. So far so good but I have not had my battery for more that a week so I can not give a honest opinion where if it will do the job I expect it to do but give me a few months and I will gladly give a opinion on what type of job it is doing. At this time I have no complaints but time is the true answer. And I got a great deal for my money and that was great. My comments on rating are not what I can say is real because I need to drive and use the battery for a while before I can give a true comment but the field was required in order to sumit my comments. I can only say it has worked well for the week or two I have had my battery.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Battery @ Adv Auto Parts

The product is okay. Its a car battery so what else can be said. I had paid online to pickup at the store & Adv Auto had the battery ready, but as...Read complete review

The product is okay. Its a car battery so what else can be said. I had paid online to pickup at the store & Adv Auto had the battery ready, but as my car was sitting at home w/ dead battery, did not want battery installed. This created a problem getting the turned in dead battery credited. I had to leave and come back for the credit.....this was not good. I was told it usually takes 30 min to get that credited at the counter and usually isnt an issue when batteries are installed by Adv Auto. Well, I still didnt like it, but I left and came back later to pickup my credit. The supervisor that was helping me was very nice & tried everything he could so okay. What I didnt like was the online tranaction. I used the chat to verify correct battery choice. The online guy gave me a $50 off coupon code to use. I followed the coupon limitations, but could not get the $50 off. Then when I told the store they told me they couldnt help w/ online purchases. So this will prevent me from ever buying anything else from Adv Auto. One time before I used Adv Auto and they sold me the wrong amp battery. I've tried them again and now they dont do what they say/advertise they do so this is my last purchase from Adv Auto.

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4.0

So far, so good.

By Brother Frog

from Chesterfield, VA

About Me Casual Driver

Verified Buyer
Level 1

Pros

  • Easy To Install

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Battery Replacement

    Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA:

    I bought it to replace a battery that was in my car for over 7 years. The battery came with a only a two year replacement. No prorated time. I wish they guaranteed replacement for 3 years and then start the prorated period as in their gold line of batteries.

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    4.0

    I would buy this product again.

    By Jim the Ace

    from Franklin Park, IL

    Verified Buyer
    Level 1

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Battery Replacement

        Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA:

        I purchased same battery in 2012 for a different car. IT'S GREAT.Plenty of power. It performed great in this brutal temps winter! We had a great experience purchasing the recent battery. Purchased it on line, went to store and had it installed. Price was great using a code on line for $40 discount which was even better.

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        5.0

        Excellent battery

        By Tom

        from Houston

        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 36R, 650 CCA:

          great battery, and powerfull

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          5.0

          Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA

          By Linda

          from Canonsburg, PA

          About Me Auto Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer
          Level 1

          Pros

          • Advance Installed Fast
          • Easy To Install
          • Powerful
          • Safe To Handle

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA:

              When I turn my key I want my vehicle to start! Getting stranded is not an option... Advance Auto checked my battery and installed it, that fast.

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              5.0

              Perfect fit and easy install.

              By Tommy S.

              from Deltona, FL

              About Me Auto Enthusiast, Truck Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer
              Level 2

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Safe To Handle

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Battery Replacement

                Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA:

                I was concerned with buying a non-OEM battery for my truck, but this battery has worked flawlessly. It was very easy to install and cranked up immediately. It was a relief as the old battery had been cranking slowly. Overall the battery was a very good purchase.

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                4.0

                Good Battery for a better price

                By coolguy

                from Iowa

                About Me Casual Driver

                Verified Buyer
                Level 1

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Backup

                    Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA:

                    nice battery

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                    5.0

                    Easy to pick up and they installed free!

                    By dk driver

                    from michigan

                    About Me Casual Driver

                    Verified Buyer
                    Level 1

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Install
                    • Long Lasting
                    • Powerful

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Battery Replacement

                      Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA:

                      Good battery. Good service

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                      5.0

                      Battery has plenty of power

                      By Bob

                      from Toledo, OH

                      About Me Casual Driver

                      Ask me a question

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Powerful

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Battery Replacement
                        • Upgrade

                        Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA:

                        Needed to replace a competitors battery that was barely 4 years old! Noticed immediately that the engine cranked much faster, and started quicker, even in -15 degree weather. Very pleased

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                        5.0

                        Time will be the judge

                        By Camperdave

                        from Hanson, MA

                        About Me Casual Driver

                        Verified Buyer
                        Level 2

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Install
                        • Safe To Handle

                        Cons

                        • Not Available In The Gold

                        Best Uses

                        • Battery Replacement

                        Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA:

                        Difficult size to find. Not available in the gold series

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                        3.0

                        Battery @ Adv Auto Parts

                        By what for

                        from Yulee FL

                        About Me Regular Every Day Driver

                        Verified Buyer
                        Level 1

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Install
                        • Safe To Handle

                        Cons

                        • None

                        Best Uses

                        • Battery Replacement

                        Comments about AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA:

                        The product is okay. Its a car battery so what else can be said. I had paid online to pickup at the store & Adv Auto had the battery ready, but as my car was sitting at home w/ dead battery, did not want battery installed. This created a problem getting the turned in dead battery credited. I had to leave and come back for the credit.....this was not good. I was told it usually takes 30 min to get that credited at the counter and usually isnt an issue when batteries are installed by Adv Auto. Well, I still didnt like it, but I left and came back later to pickup my credit. The supervisor that was helping me was very nice & tried everything he could so okay. What I didnt like was the online tranaction. I used the chat to verify correct battery choice. The online guy gave me a $50 off coupon code to use. I followed the coupon limitations, but could not get the $50 off. Then when I told the store they told me they couldnt help w/ online purchases. So this will prevent me from ever buying anything else from Adv Auto. One time before I used Adv Auto and they sold me the wrong amp battery. I've tried them again and now they dont do what they say/advertise they do so this is my last purchase from Adv Auto.

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                        • Q:

                          why is this so expensvie i have to use this battery onl y for a 97 ford taurus I cant just use a normal battery
                          Asked on 5/19/2013 by scott

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            This AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA - Part No. 36R-1 is an exact fit for your 1997 Ford Taurus and this automotive batteries provide reliable starting power in all seasons. 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 5/19/2013 by Morgan from AAP
                        • Q:

                          can I use a battery memory saver on my 2006 tauras for battery replacement ?
                          Asked on 2/17/2013 by flip from frankfort il

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            With respect to your inquiry on the AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA - Part No. 36R-1 you can use a memory saver while replacing the battery on your 2006 Ford Taurus. 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 2/19/2013 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
                        • Q:

                          What is the core charge for? No trade-in old battery?
                          Asked on 11/14/2012 by Surname: Dudley from Akron, Ohio

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            With reference to this AutoCraft Silver Battery, Group Size 36R, 650 CCA - part# 36R-1, the core charge is basically a deposit to ensure that your old part can be rebuilt. Once the part is received it will go to the manufacturer for testing to see if it can be rebuilt. If the part can be rebuilt you will receive the core credit back on the credit card you used to purchase the part. For any further assistance, you may also 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 11/14/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                        • Q:

                          Why is there no AutoCraft Gold Battery, Group Size 36R?
                          Asked on 2/1/2012 by Anonymous

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Sorry, the Autocraft Gold battery 36R is currently not available online. However, if you could please visit your nearest Advance Auto Store or call us at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one our representative would gladly assist you.

                            Answered on 2/3/2012 by Steve from AAP
                        • Q:

                          Why is there no Gold AutoCraft battery for a 2000 Ford Taurus with VIN Code 2 (Flex)? The website only lists the Silver AutoCraft battery for this vehicle.
                          Asked on 1/10/2012 by Anonymous

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            We could not able to locate the Autocraft Gold battery for your 2000 Ford Taurus online. However, we would suggest you to call us call us at 1-877-ADVANCE
                            (238-2623) and one of our representative will check the availability of this gold battery in any of our advance store near your location.

                            Answered on 1/12/2012 by Steve from AAP
                        • Q:

                          What is the country of origin?
                          Asked on 12/10/2011 by Anonymous from Ohio

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            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. Please also keep in mind that many suppliers have multiple manufacturing plants that could result in different countries of origin for the same part.

                            Answered on 12/11/2011 by Vincent from AAP
                        • Q:

                          What does the date on the battery mean?
                          Asked on 5/2/2011 by didibuyanexpiredbattey from spotsy, va

                          1 answer

                          • A:

                            the date on the battery is the month and year the battery was made. if you look on the front of it it should tell you how many years the battery is to last(3 year warranty or so) if the battery goes out or wont hold a charge in those years the warranty , you can get another free of charge.

                            Answered on 5/31/2011 by ChefLeon from Marion, Ky
                        • Q:

                          What is the "Group Size"
                          Asked on 10/30/2010 by Anonymous from Miami, FL

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Please be more specific. Are you wanting to know the group size of this battery or what group size means?

                            Answered on 11/12/2010 by Mike the Auto Parts Master from AAP
                        • Q:

                          What is the warrenty on these batteries?
                          Asked on 8/10/2010 by John from Punta Gorda, Floirda

                          2 answers

                          • A:

                            Not any longer. Only the Autocraft Gold batteries come with a pro rate warranty.

                            Answered on 11/10/2012 by rpp from okc, ok
                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            This battery has a 24 month free replacement and a 72 month pro-rated warranty.

                            Answered on 8/10/2010 by Mike from AAP
                        • Q:

                          What is the proper fill level for battery acid in the Autocraft batteries? Is it up to the bottom of the black tubes or should it stay below the bottom of the tubes?
                          Asked on 7/14/2010 by john

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            The proper amount is just above the cells. Once the water level is covering the cells inside, it is full.

                            Answered on 7/15/2010 by Mike from AAP
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