Type 242 Shield 12v Classic Car Battery.
New In! The Shield Type 242 12v Classic Car Battery. When appearance and performance are of equal factors, Shield Batteries manufacture to concourse standards, making them the ideal choice for the classic vehicle owner.
This classic vehicle battery is hard rubber, matching the original manufacturers specification; it is supplied dry-charged with acid packs and commissioning instructions. This 241 classic car battery comes in two different models varying in capacities(Ah). The first is a 73Ah battery (Good) and the second is a 88Ah battery (Best). Have the ultimate classic car battery, giving the correct period look to your pride and joy.
When you receive your new battery, remember its' service life begins when you put in the acid. Do not fill it more than 1/4 above the elements. Within 2 hours of filling, ensure the battery goes on charge. The battery will be charged when all cells are gassing freely. Periodically recharge during periods of vehicle inactivity.
Please note: Acid volumes are rounded up so as not to supply split bottles. Black vent caps as standard. Dimensions are subject to a 5mm +/- variation.
Founded in 1910 in London, Shield Batteries set out by producing accumulator type batteries then in glass jars. Manufacturing progressed throughout the 1st and 2nd World Wars and then moved onto the production of hard rubber batteries.
Being highly skilled in manufacturing with a long proven track record, Shield Batteries are renowned for delivering the ultimate quality and performance in every battery.