How to determine the year of manufacture battery ?
Miscellaneous For Cars / / August 12, 2017
- Documents on battery
Everyone who buys a battery, wants to know what he is able to.How do you know the battery release date, the state of which affect the operation of the whole mechanism.Let's try to answer this question briefly and clearly.To buy a battery, you can find out whether it is new or old.And make sure that you are not cheated when buying one or the other battery, different manufacturers.
seems that there is nothing difficult in choosing the battery.But how to determine the year of manufacture battery?Comparing the capacity and power, you can choose the size and polarity.And, at its discretion, and everything else.But it is not so.First you need to know the date of issue.After all, the old, worn-out battery pack for a long time will not serve you, since they lose the properties of the plate.
In order to determine the date of manufacture of the product, the manufacturers put it on the body, but not on all models.Factory stigma make
The first two digits indicate who was released on a production line and two second container.The second six digits indicate: six months, month, day and year.One should always bear in mind that each manufacturer has its own individual marking, and all batteries are marked with release dates.You need to know your battery labeling model manufacturers to decipher the stamp.
There are other ways to find out the battery release year.Battery BAPTA date indicated in a circle with an arrow, but it may be a date of manufacture the housing rather than the battery.A battery of the date indicated on the cap or label.To determine the date to look at the label and the color table.At Centra battery is located under the date sticker on the battery "Titan" - code indicated on the housing cover.Sometimes the code printed on the back wall of the box.The first digits of the code, say a month, and the next - about the year of manufacture.
In such batteries, as "the Beast", "ZiD", "AkTeh", "Pilot", "Tyumen", "Medalist" and the other, the date of manufacture does not require decoding, it is usually written.The battery company BOSH date indicate the numbers 3-4-5-6.On batteries ISTA is a stigma on the battery cover, 3-4 digits indicate the year.Battery company PLATIN first 3 digits indicate the first day of the year, and 4 digit year.On battery BAREN - 1 figure this year.
When choosing battery use and guidance of your vehicle.The instructions have the information about your battery.Use the tips and do not be mistaken in the choice of such an important detail as the battery.So as not having the necessary knowledge, you can cheat.And then you have to spend time and money for the purchase and replacement of the battery.