12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA
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AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA

Part No. U1R-2 Warranty Details  
$47.99
Core Charge: $10.00
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Autocraft Lawn & Garden Pro batteries are designed for the increasing powering needs of your lawn tractor and utility vehicles. Providing more than 2X the power of basic Lawn and Garden batteries for todays increased horsepower engines. This high power Lawn & Garden battery provides superior performance in all seasons serving lawn mowers, lawn and garden tractors, small tractors, loaders, backhoes, 4-wheelers, generators, and commercial walk-behind lawnmowers. PLUS, let us recycle your old battery for FREE and take advantage of our FREE battery testing. Order your Autocraft Lawn & Garden battery replacement today. Enjoy reliable starting power with no maintenance. You can also shop Advance Auto Parts for lawn & garden engine Oil, Filters, Belts and Spark Plugs.

Product Features:
  • High plate count provides the highest level of performance with more than 2X the power of the basic battery
  • The tin-calcium lead alloy reduces water loss, resulting in a convenient maintenance-free design
  • Special envelope separators protect all sides of the plates, preventing internal shorting and providing superior cranking capacity
  • The Solidium weld system secures the connection between plates and internal connectors, providing consistent battery cranking power
  • 3 month free replacement warranty
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Battery Type:Lead Acid
BCI Group Size:U1R
Cold Cranking Amperage:340 A
Cranking Amps:425 A
Height:7 5/16 in
Length:7 3/4 in
Maintenance Free:Yes
Terminal Type:Top Terminal
Voltage:12 v
Weight:17 lbs
Width:5 13/16 in

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AutoCraft Lawn & Garden12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA
 
3.7

(based on 114 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (58)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (18)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (25)

68%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Can withstand use (13)
  • Improves performance (9)
  • Versatile (4)

Cons

  • Poor value (14)
  • Not functional (10)

Best Uses

  • Lawn tractor (5)
  • Garage (3)
  • Lawnmower (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Auto enthusiast (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (14)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (13), Mechanic (13), Truck enthusiast (7), Auto enthusiast (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

PERFECT product for my lawn tractor

A perfect match for my specific lawn tractor, thanks to the counter guy at Advanced Auto !!!

A perfect match for my specific lawn tractor, thanks to the counter guy at Advanced Auto !!!

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Don't buy this

Purchased June 2011, was load tested today, 10/2/11 and declared no good. Store employees can't explain why and don't seem interested that throwing away [$] is a big deal. Won't...Read complete review

Purchased June 2011, was load tested today, 10/2/11 and declared no good. Store employees can't explain why and don't seem interested that throwing away [$] is a big deal. Won't shop at this company anymore for any part. [@] is a competitor in the area, and they just earned my business.

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3.0

Good battery, experience disappointing

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

I ordered online because I received a first time 20% discount. When i brought my old battery to the store, I needed the same battery with the plus and minus terminals reversed. They returned the battery and gave me the proper replacement, but i lost my discount when they made the change. He said that's the way it is, and it was. I would have not bought online without the promotion, so that's life. The battery worked fine
.

 
5.0

Yes I will by more battery's here

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

Just put in works great fit great what can I say O great price

 
5.0

mower battery

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

installed and worked as expected. the dimensions listed on the website,however, are incorrect. the width is 5 3/16...not 5 13/16 as listed

 
5.0

would buy again ,

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

good fit , plenty of power

 
5.0

I would buy this again

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

Good price with the coupon. Pretty high CCA.

 
5.0

one powerful battery

By 

from undisclosed

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Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

I have used these batteries in the past and they have preformed excellently

 
2.0

Disappointed

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

I ordered this item on line so that I could use the 20% discount, no place on the order was there to put code D72. I was disappointed and will probably not order from Advance again.
Regina MacIntosh

 
5.0

I would buy this again.

By 

from undisclosed

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Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

This battery is great for the price. My husband was just happy he didn't need to use a battery charger to start the riding lawn mower...lol. It has been a long time needed.

 
5.0

Great job

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

Great service & product

 
1.0

No Power

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA:

Put this battery in my cub cadet mower fully charger and it did not have enough power to start every time. Finally got it started and ran for a couple of hours. Tried it again, no better so I took it back. Bought a different battery, same cca from another auto store. No problems now. Starts every time.

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21 Questions | 24 Answers
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  • Q:

    will this battery fit a cub cadet ltx 1045 riding mower
    Asked on 4/5/2017 by cindy from crossville tn

    1 answer

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi Cindy! This AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA (Part No. U1R-2) is universal and if your battery holder can handle the U1 size of this battery then sure this 340 CCA battery is probably fit your Cub Cadet Ltx 1045 Riding Mower.

      Answered on 4/6/2017 by Solomon from AAP
  • Q:

    My riding mower is a discontinued model and I can't find a battery number anywhere for my model. I have a 12.5hp Briggs and Stratton and I need to know if this battery will work for my mower?
    Asked on 11/25/2016 by Bruce from Woodruff, SC

    2 answers

    • A:

      If your battery holder can handle the U1 size of this battery ( which is most common on garden tractors) then sure this 425 Amp battery is probably overkill for your 12.5 HP engine.
      This battery lasted me 3.5 years in very cold conditions. Heading out to buy another tonight. It was 15 below this morning and my plow tractor started after many cranks. But this afternoon, it cranked slow. The battery did more then it was expected.

      Answered on 12/16/2016 by Tony H from Cobleskill, NY
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      A:

      No, Bruce! This AutoCraft Battery - Part No. U1R-2 is not an exact fit for your Mower with 12.5hp Briggs and Stratton Engine. The exact fit battery for your application is unavailable online. However, I'd recommend checking with your local store for availability.

      Answered on 11/27/2016 by Solomon from AAP
  • Q:

    Does the height measurement include the height of the posts?
    Asked on 8/10/2016 by Joe from Baton Rouge, LA

    2 answers

    • A:

      No it does not include the height of the terminals.

      Answered on 3/30/2017 by Mountain Man from Richmond Va.
    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Yes, Joe! The total height of the AutoCraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery - Part No. U1R-2 includes the terminal posts.

      Answered on 8/11/2016 by Solomon from AAP
  • Q:

    are there any restrictions on charging a dead battery? i was given a rider with this battery.......but it won't crank. Thanks.
    Asked on 7/15/2016 by David from United States

    1 answer

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi David! With reference to your inquiry on the Autocraft Lawn&Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA (Part. no U1R-2), car batteries are already fully charged and you should be fine to just put it in and crank it up. You can always check to see how long the battery has been sitting on the rack by looking at the date code on the side of the battery. Every manufacturer has it on the side. 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 7/19/2016 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    Can this battery be used on a mobility scooter? Or do you sell any that would work on it. I have one and the batteries in it now are 12 volt 33AH. Thank You,
    Asked on 6/24/2016 by jillibean from battle Creek michigan

    1 answer

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi Jillibean! I will be more happy to locate the exact battery for your mobility scooter, if you could please provide us with the exact specifications of your old battery like cranking amps, cold cranking amps, reserve minutes, and dimensions or 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 6/28/2016 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    Should this battery last more than 2 years? Is there a pro rated warranty on this battery after the three months?
    Asked on 12/6/2014 by radar from bonneau sc

    1 answer

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      A:

      Hi Radar, glad to serve you! This battery come with 3 months replacement warranty only. The battery Free Replacement Period begins the day of purchase and expires at the end of the Free Replacement Period that is printed on your original sales receipt. This period does not renew when the battery is replaced during the Free Replacement Period. If the battery is found defective after the Free Replacement Period but prior to the end of the warranty period, a prorated credit will be issued that can be applied toward the purchase of a new battery. The prorated credit will be determined by dividing the original purchase price by the number of months of the warranty period, then multiplying the result by the months remaining in the warranty period. Partial months are rounded to the nearest whole month. Installation or use of an automotive battery in any other type of vehicle or equipment voids your warranty.

      Answered on 12/8/2014 by Steve from AAP
  • Q:

    Whats the difference between a U1R and a U1?
    Asked on 4/8/2014 by high tower from Chicopee,Ma

    1 answer

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Hi High Tower, glad to assist you! U1 and U1R are in the same battery group size. The "R" indicates that the positive lead is on the RIGHT side of the battery.

      Answered on 4/10/2014 by Vincent from AAP
  • Q:

    What is the + and - post location on the Size U1R, 340 CCA battery.
    Asked on 11/16/2013 by CT from Brunswick, GA

    1 answer

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      A:

      Hi CT, great question! On the U1R size battery, R stands for positive on right and L stands for positive on left.

      Answered on 11/18/2013 by Vincent from AAP
  • Q:

    I just bought this battery. Does it need charging before using it?
    Asked on 8/3/2013 by charles from north carolina

    1 answer

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      A:

      WIth reference to your inquiry on the Autocraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA - part# U1R-2, car batteries are already fully charged and you should be ok to just put it in and crank it up. You can always check to see how long the battery has been sitting on the rack by looking at the date code on the side of the battery. Every manufacturer has it on the side. 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 8/4/2013 by Vincent from AAP
  • Q:

    do the terminals have screw holes. I f not what model does??
    Asked on 5/11/2013 by John from NC

    1 answer

    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Sorry, this Autocraft Lawn & Garden 12-Volt Small Engine Maintenance-Free Battery, Group Size U1R, 340 CCA - part# U1R-2 does not have screw holes on the terminals. 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 5/12/2013 by Vincent from AAP
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