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Old 12-08-2012, 07:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Are Interstate automotive batteries any good?

I've been buying my car batteries at AutoZone, but everyday on my drive to work I pass an Interstate dealer. I've never bought an Interstate battery but next time I need one, I'm thinking about giving it a try......


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Old 12-08-2012, 07:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I like them because they are good quality, made in America and every dealer stands behind them. they may be more expensive, but I buy them through a locally owned place and they take care of my battery needs. I buy there used batteries for boats, riding mower and camper. Cars get the biggest and baddest I can get to fit in the spot!

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Old 12-08-2012, 08:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yes they are a very good battery like he ^^^ said, well run company that will stand behind the product, all I will use in my car and truck.
I wouldnt mind putting a Yuasa in the Acura but a little pricey and hard to find locally.
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They are very good batteries. I have used and installed them in customers cars for over 20 years.
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Iv'e had the best results with these batteries. I will stick with them from now on.
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I can't say anything bad about them but when I got a new battery, I went with a Megaboost from Cycle Gear that carries a lifetime warranty. I'm just as comfortable choosing a solid store to stand behind the battery as the manufacturer.

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Good batteries and good company. Their HQ is here in Dallas.
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Old 12-09-2012, 01:26 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Agreed. They are excellent batteries. Had one in my daughter's old Volvo and I drained the battery several times because of a faulty glove box light. Always took a re-charge well.
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