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How many cranking amps do 24 volts trucks need(namely 1997

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How many cranking amps do 24 volts trucks need(namely 1997 misubishi fk618 for jump starting purposes. I want to buy a 24volt battery charger/starter pack?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.

Hello

if you look on the top of the battery there should be a cold cranking Amps (CCA) number this gives an indication of the cranking power required

For that size of vehicle I would think you'll need about 1500 to 2000amps with something like this

http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B000JFJLP6?ie=UTF8&tag=bestjumpstarterreview-21&linkCode=as2&camp=1634&creative=6738&creativeASIN=B000JFJLP6