Volvo S80 A performance sedan that offers top notch luxury, outstanding handling and so much more.

09 S80 T6 AWD -- Best battery?

  #1  
Old 07-31-2018, 07:54 AM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2018
Posts: 1
Question 09 S80 T6 AWD -- Best battery?

Hi all,

Just had the original battery replaced at 160k miles -- picked up a Duralast Gold H6-DLG at Autozone. I've read (after making the purchase) that the T7 would also work in the car. What's the difference? Do I need to go back and swap it out? If so, why?
 
  #2  
Old 07-31-2018, 09:02 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Birmingham AL
Posts: 1,502
Default

I have typically returned to the Volvo dealer to get batteries. What I pay wholesale is within a dollar or two of the batteries at Wal Mart. Incidentally, I've found their batteries (Wal Mart) to be of good quality and a great warranty.

As far as I can tell, the H-6 is the correct battery for the vehicle.
 
  #3  
Old 07-31-2018, 06:39 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2016
Posts: 113
Default

H6 has more CCA, T7 has less but enough and it would fit. H6 is the more correct of the two
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
FrankieJay
Volvo S80
1
07-07-2018 07:30 AM
carol123
General Volvo Chat
0
10-09-2012 06:40 AM
g2b2
Volvo 240, 740 & 940
5
05-07-2011 02:26 PM
cmercon
Volvo 850
3
02-02-2009 02:15 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: 09 S80 T6 AWD -- Best battery?


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.