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Old 06-03-2008, 08:19 PM   #1
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I have seen on other websites that you can replace the 12v trailer battery with two 6v golf cart batteries in series for more power. However, when I went to buy them the man at the hardware store told me that I would need a special charger for them. I thought they would just recharge like the original battery. Does anyone know more about this?

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Old 06-04-2008, 08:35 AM   #2
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I have heard of using 2 6V Golf Cart batteries in series before, but have not seen it in person. I did find a site that discusses that very thing. If properly connected, in series, there should be no problem with connecting them to your Pilot.

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Looks like you can increase Amp Hours significantly by going this route, but there are other alternatives, such as Deep Cycle and Gelled Deep Cycle batteries, but those are pretty $$$$.

Good luck and let me know what you end up doing.

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