GS Yuasa Battery has announced the launch of the Yuasa YBX Super Heavy Duty battery range for commercial vehicles. The fourtiered range consists of the following:
YBX7000 EFB is the premium choice for high power demands, end of chassis location and are also suitable for vehicles with start-stop. Built with EFB technology, the battery features an electrolyte mixing device to extend life and is ideal for frequent overnight stays where hotel loads are applied. Batteries in the range are sealed maintenance free (SMF) with a sealed lid, have XVR and offer an M1 micro-cycle endurance rating.
YBX5000 is designed for high performance vehicles with high power demands and for regular overnight stays with hotel loads. It has an M1 micro-cycle endurance rating, XVR and is SMF. It is also suitable for end of chassis location.
YBX3000 is for vehicles with standard power demands and occasional overnight stops. This SMF type has an E2 endurance rating. It also has a superior vibration resistance rating of V3 with DIN types being V4 and is suitable for end of chassis location.
YBX1000 is maintenance free with easy access lid plugs. Designed for vehicles with basic power demands, it has a high vibration resistance of V2 and an E2 endurance rating.