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PostPosted: Tue Jan 03, 2017 10:12 pm    Post subject: Replacement battery 997.2 GT3 RS Reply with quote

Good evening,
I would appreciate some advice concerning replacing the battery on my Car.
The battery fitted is a lightweight lithium type which has discharged after a few weeks.
according to the user manual the lithium battery will not perform well under extreme conditions, that's correct in my case as the car is stored in the pirinees mountains, oh yes it's cold here
To cut a long story short I have purchased a lead acid battery for winter use, my question is:
Fitting is straightforward, but will I need to reset anything i.e. Windows, radio etc etc, if so can anyone give me some advice.
 



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2010 Porsche 997 GT3

PostPosted: Tue Jan 03, 2017 10:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You should just be able to swap it over without any issues. If you get an error in the instrument cluster about PASM or anything like that then it ought to automatically clear if you just briefly drive it faster than walking pace.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 03, 2017 11:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Leave the key in the ign or the alarm will go off and deafen you!
 
  
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