I just talked to my parts supplier and he told me that Optima is the
company that makes the battery. DieHard is put out to bid every year by
Sears so you never know what you are getting. Optima is the real deal.
I had the one in my 4X4 brake loose from its mount and get chewed up by
the fan and it didn't leave me stranded in the woods. TOUGH STUFF!
On Tue, 29 Jul 1997 DSand95510@aol.com wrote:
> In a message dated 97-07-29 10:02:43 EDT, bmartin@kibo.Stanford.EDU (Bill
> Martin) writes:
> >I also recommend the Optima.............
> BTW, who makes the Optima? There are only about three battery makers in the
> U.S. these days: Exide, Interstate and (I believe its called) Johnson
> Controls. All the other names (Optima, Die-Hard, etc) are just labels.
> The Optima 'might' be made by the same maker of Die-Hards.