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what AWG wire off of BATT terminal / 100 amp unit?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by mccomas, Aug 11, 2005.

  1. mccomas

    mccomas 1/2 ton status

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    I installed a 100 amp alt and my stock BATT wire feels a bit hot. What AWG wire should I use off the BATT terminal with the 100 amp unit?
     
  2. Hossbaby50

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    I used 8 gauge when I wired my alternator.

    Harley
     
  3. 79k20350

    79k20350 3/4 ton status

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    i wouldnt use anything less than 8, i used 4 for my 160amp, basically one of the chap bat cables frrom autozone
     

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