Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1

    Default 4500 battery

    I need to replace the battery on my 2006 4500.
    looks like if I remove the air cleaner canister and hose, maybe I can just reach in and pull the old one straight up and out. or is there an easier way ? remove front grill or... ? just thought I would ask before I skin my knuckles.

    any recommendations on what size/ type to replace it with ?

    thanks

  2. #2
    Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    40
    Location
    Northwest Alabama
    Tractor
    IH 354

    Default Re: 4500 battery

    txcowrancher,

    We use the Interstate 31P-MHD battery. It is a perfect fit and has plenty of cranking amps.

    There really is no easy to do this job. The grille being out really gives better access.

  3. #3
    Bronze Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    93
    Location
    Dardanelle, AR
    Tractor
    Many Mahindras

    Default Re: 4500 battery

    The best way to get the battery out is taking the 5 small bolts out of the red sheet metal under the grill and removing the horn or bent it up a little. Then you can roll the battery out the front.

  4. #4
    Veteran Member weldingisfun's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Posts
    1,580
    Location
    West Bell County, Texas
    Tractor
    Mahindra 4500 4WD w/FEL, and Scotts S2048 lawn tractor

    Default Re: 4500 battery

    Remove the grill. It is really not that difficult. Going out the top is nearly impossible.

Similar Threads

  1. JD 4500
    By SHANE1 in forum John Deere Buying/Pricing
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 09-30-2010, 04:42 PM
  2. 4500
    By mikedeere in forum John Deere Owning/Operating
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 05-30-2010, 01:40 PM
  3. battery corrosion/good battery dead now
    By mitchelli in forum Craftsman / Sears
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 05-02-2010, 05:10 PM
  4. JD 4500
    By mikedeere in forum John Deere Owning/Operating
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-21-2007, 10:31 AM
  5. Battery Tender vs Battery Minder
    By MikePA in forum Rural Living
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-10-2005, 03:48 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
© 2014 TractorByNet.com. TractorByNet is a registered trademark of IMC Digital Universe, Inc. Other trademarks on this page are the property of their respective owners.