Originally Posted by Jiveturkey3
A battery tender is key I have found. If it is sitting outside I pull it and bring it into the basement and put a tender on it. This can make battery live for a very long time.
I have never bought an expensive battery, yet i have had them last for years, some abused and some on tenders.
We have some vehicles that have the solar tender setups on them. I dont know how well they work, but i dont think ive ever seen a battery go bad since I've been there