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Old 01-04-2013, 12:19 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by warneej View Post
Mine is in the hatch in my ZX3. Used high quality 4ga amplifier wiring to connect it with a 150 amp circuit breaker mounted at the positive terminal.
You have a 150 amp breaker inline to your battery terminal?

Cranking amperage can be five times that high.

I put the battery in the trunk on my Chevelle 20 yrs ago.
2/0 copper cable
I added a ford starter relay in the trunk so the battery cable is not an unfused constant hot cable. The cable only goes hot when cranking, the rest of the car is supplied off a 10ga wire that has a fuseable link.
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