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    How many miles per year are you driving and does your stop/start still working?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rigsby View Post
    Because the battery on mine is a PITA to get to (space saver spare wheel over it) I decided to install a panel mounted charging socket (CTEK) with battery condition indicator led’s in the boot area.
    I also have a CTEK trickle charger / conditioner making it a breeze to keep the battery in top condition, I would highly recommend it.
    Easy to install, red cable to battery positive terminal and the black cable to a suitable earth point in the boot (not directly to the battery negative terminal), I fitted the panel mounted charging socket into the small plastic blanking plate on the right hand side of the boot.

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    I do 32 miles a day, 4 days a week and the stop/start works flawlessly.
    Current Car:
    2017 XE R-Sport 25t 250Ps 18MY.

    Previous Cars:
    2000 S-Type 3.0L SE Auto
    2004 X-Type 3.0L AWD SE Auto estate.
    2007 XK x150 4.2L Coupe

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