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Old 16th June 2017, 07:02   #841
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Swift conked off in the home parking itself and was replaced by friendly neighbourhood garage guy. 4 and a half years for this one. Replaced it with Amaron.
Which one did you get and price you paid?

Flo or Go ?
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Old 16th June 2017, 08:01   #842
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My XUV 500's OE stock 85 Ah Exide battery served for more than 55 k km in 3.5 years and gave way for its successor, 85 Ah Amaron recently. The details are here (Mahindra XUV500 W8 FWD: My Pet Purple Cheetah).

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Old 16th June 2017, 10:17   #843
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The OEM battery of my TATA Manza Quadrajet conked off last month...roughly after 3 years and 4 months of use.

Replaced with Exide (similar to OEM) which I got for approx Rs 4500/- after exchanging old battery + special discount (only for me)
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I had to get a new battery, Amaron Flo 66 Ah, for my Vento 1.6 TDI. The earlier battery ended up loosing charge, and jump starting the car got me throughout the day. However, the battery failed to crank the engine in the evening and it had to be jump started again. Using the car for a while did not work this time around, and it seemed it did not charge this time around. Tried this a third time, after jump starting with no positive results.

This battery lasted for about 70,000 kms over 3 years of time. The factory fit battery lasted for about 50,000 kms over 4 years.

The new battery cost me Rs. 4600, after deducting the cost of the old VW Varta 61 Ah battery. Surprisingly, it was manufactured in July 2017.

More details here: https://www.team-bhp.com/forum/long-...ml#post4248073

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I had a wonderful experience with Amaron Batteries.
It lasted for 7 years in my M800.
Vehicle covered only 30K kms in the last 7 years.


New Battery installed.
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Warranty card for the same.
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Bill post old battery exchange rate.
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Got a good exchange rate of some 1200/-.

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my 2013 swift zdi's OEM Amaron branded battery lasted 4 years 4 months and 116000kms until being replaced recently with a Amaron 65 Din maintenance free battery. it costed me 6500 including GST from the MASS.
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Stock Exide batttery in my 2011 Wagon R lasted for 5 years 2 months. Although it has some juice left in it, lately observed some lazy cranks in morning.

So replaced it with Amaron for INR 3500 with buy back of old battery INR 500.
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Never had issue with car batteries <touchwood>. Batteries on my Indica, Beat, Fiesta all lasted me between 5 to 6 years without issues. After the OEM battery gives up i usually replace with Exide or Amaron.
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