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So, I’m on my 3rd battery today. Just put a new one in and it’s been less than 2 yrs; I have a Duralast Gold right now does anyone know of any that lasts longer? Thanks
 

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When the warranty is longer, you are probably paying more for the extra time they will cover it. Not sure if those are made different. I do believe batteries are now inferior to what was available even just 10 years ago. When I traded in my '03 Dakota, it still had the original battery, that's 15 years, and it was still starting strong.
It's been quite a few years since I bought any battery for my vehicles so I can't really speak from experience for what is available now. Last one I bought was Interstate in my NYG ACR Neon and it's about 8 years old. There's a 10 year old Sears Die Hard in one of my other Neons and a 9 year old Napa in the other.
 

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wow that’s a really long time. I’ll check into Sears. Not many left now. Thanks for the advice.
 

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So, I’m on my 3rd battery today. Just put a new one in and it’s been less than 2 yrs; I have a Duralast Gold right now does anyone know of any that lasts longer? Thanks
Yeah Im on like my 3rd or 4th as well. I had the Duralast gold in mine too, I think I replaced that one twice with my last one going out about 2 months ago so this time I went to Pepboys and picked up a Champion AGM and trying that one. Seems like batteries are only lasting about a year and half in the car.
 

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Wow that’s crazy to me... alpine said it’s because all the extra electronics in cars today. Keep me posted on howling through battery lasts.. how long is the replacement period?
 

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One thing that takes out batteries faster than anything are frequent short drives. If you don't put some mileage on it you should be hooking a battery charger up to keep it topped off using a trickle charge. Allowing a battery to discharge down all the way a lot can also take it out.
 
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