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East Penn Offers New Ford Battery

East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc. introduces a BCI Group 36R battery designed to meet the requirements of 1996-2004 Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable automobile.

The Deka 636RMF is designed with calcium-calcium maintenance-free construction providing more power while reducing water loss and extending life. Full-frame power path grids direct the flow of current to deliver maximum starting power and flush cover design exactly matches O.E. fit.

This design also includes deep pocket envelope separators, which reduce internal short circuits improving reliability and extending service life. Ultra-pure electrolyte and an added electrolyte reservoir retard plate dry-out for longer, maintenance-free performance.

The Deka 636RMF is rated 650 CCA at 0F and has 130 minute reserve capacity. East Penn claims to offer the most complete line of car, truck, van and special application batteries than anyone else in the industry.

East Penn is a leading manufacturer of high quality lead-acid batteries and accessories for the automotive, marine, telecommunications, industrial, commercial, and stationary markets. The company’s quality systems for its entire 480-acre complex have been certified to ISO 9001:2000 and QS 9000:1998 requirements. The company’s Wire and Cable division has been certified to ISO 14001 Environmental Management System requirements. The company claims to have the largest, most modern single-site manufacturing facility in the world. For more information contact East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc., Lyon Station, PA 19536 or visit the company’s web site at