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    Battery Size and Replacement

    The Mirage was shipped with a battery that is not easy to find in all parts of the world. Here is my attempt at documenting the various batteries for the Mirage. I'll start with the original, then my replacement from my dealer, then cover other options.


    First the factory original battery: the 55D23L, by Hitachi.

    Hitachi
    AH CCA Length Height Width
    60 420 230 225 171

    Other manufacturers make a 55D23L battery.

    GS Yuasa
    60 NA 260 x 173 x 225 (mm)

    The following dimensions are taken from the document Technical Data for YUASA Automotive Batteries. It shows different dimensions from above.
    60 NA 229 L x 171 W x 203 H (222 total height)
    https://www.gs-yuasa.com/en/products...nIndonesia.pdf

    Panasonic N-55D23L-FS
    60 NA 232x173x204 (Length x Width x Height) mm

    Mayshowa.com also lists the Panasonic 55D23L and includes more details. At least the dimensions match with the Panasonic.hk website.

    Amaron Go 55D23L
    60 320 232 L x 173 W x 225 H

    55D23L Manufacturer AH Rating CCA Length (mm) Width (mm) Height (mm) Total Height (mm) Weight (Kg)
    Mitsubishi Mirage
    Owner's & Service manuals
    48 356
    YHI Hitachi 60 420 230 171 225 NA NA
    GS Yuasa 60 NA 260 173 225 NA NA
    YUASA Automotive Batteries Technical Data 60 490 229 171 203 222 NA
    Panasonic N-55D23L-FS 60 NA 232 173 204 NA NA
    Panasonic N-55D23L-FS by Mayshowa 60 533 232 173 204 227 15.9
    Amaron Go 55D23L 60 320 232 173 225 NA 17.4


    That's seven examples from four different manufacturers for the 55D23L, with different dimensions and performance characteristics. Go figure.


    Last edited by Eggman; 05-20-2019 at 07:54 PM.
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    Here is the replacement battery installed by my dealer. On a service visit to address a recall, I asked that they look at my battery as I had noticed it leaked some acid which caused corrosion to the battery hold down strap. I was hoping that they would simply replace the damaged component. Instead, my dealer replaced the hold down and battery. The replacement battery is Mitsubishi part number AMG8FB1X01, a Group 35 battery by Mitsubishi.

    https://www.mitsubishipartssource.co...MG8FB1X01.html





    A word about sizing.

    There are different methods for securing a battery. I've seen batteries clamped at the bottom and with a strap across the top.

    The clamp is used at the base of a battery to secure the battery in a battery tray. This method requires a protrusion or some other similar construction detail that would allow this clamp to work.

    Refer to the diagram found here at MitsubishiPartsWarehouse.com for details: Electrical/Battery for 2015 Mitsubishi Mirage

    The Mirage uses a simple hold down across the top of the battery which is secured to the battery tray with J-hook screws. This method requires that the battery have a top cover that will allow the hold down to fit without interfering with caps or vents.

    Measuring the size of a battery can cause problems if these points are not taken into account. There are several reports here on the forum of replacement batteries that need modification in order to fit. We've had a report about modifying the battery box, or what Mitsubishi calls a 'Seat' (8201A191). We also had a report that longer J-hooks or Battery Mount Bolt (MA604676) were needed for their replacement battery.

    With so many different sizes, mounting styles, and other criteria, I thought it would be helpful to list some different options that are readily available to help make battery replacement easier for us all. Sometimes the hardest part is picking a replacement. Putting it in can be pretty easy, and has been covered.
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    Here are Group 35 batteries listed as replacements for the Mirage.

    Group 35 Make & Model AH CCA Length Width Height Weight Warranty Cost
    AC Delco 35PS AGM 55 640 9.6"
    245mm
    6.9"
    175mm
    8.8"
    224mm
    36.8 lb
    16.7kg
    30 mo
    Bosch AGM S6523B 50 680 9.53"
    242mm
    6.73"
    171mm
    7.76"
    197mm
    40 lbs
    18.14kg
    48 mo
    Bosch S5523B 50 640 9.76"
    247.90mm
    6.89"
    175mm
    8.86"
    225mm
    37 lbs
    16.78kg
    36 mo
    Bosch S4523B 47 550 9.76"
    247.90mm
    6.89"
    175mm
    8.86"
    225mm
    34 lbs
    15.42kg
    24 mo
    Bosch S3514B 40 540 8.74"
    222mm
    6.73"
    171mm
    8"
    203mm
    31 lbs
    14.06kg
    12 mo
    Champion Batteries Red Top R35-FM 720 36 Mo
    Champion Batteries Yellow Top Y35-FM 620 36 Mo
    Champion Batteries AGM 35-AGM 650 9.06"
    230mm
    6.94"
    176.28mm
    8.88"
    225.55mm
    40.4 lbs
    18.33kg
    48 mo
    Champion Batteries 35-2FM 640 9.06"
    230mm
    6.94"
    176.28mm
    8.88"
    225.55mm
    39 lbs
    17.69kg
    36 mo
    Champion Batteries 35-3FM 500 9.06"
    230mm
    6.94"
    176.28mm
    8.88"
    225.55mm
    34 lbs
    15.4kg
    30 mo
    DEKA INTIMIDATOR AGM 9A3585 640 9.56"
    242.89mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    7.75"
    196.85mm
    40 lbs
    18.14kg
    30 mo
    Deka ULTIMATE 735MF 640 9.5625"
    242.89mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    37 lbs
    16.78kg
    30 mo
    Deka PREMIUM / A3 Technology 535MF 550 9.5625"
    242.89mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    34 lbs
    15.42kg
    18 mo
    Deka Automotive VL35 450 9.5625"
    242.89mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    32.5 lbs
    14.74kg
    12 mo
    Delphi MaxStart AGM BU9035 US 640 9.56"
    243mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    7.75"
    196.85mm
    40 lbs
    18.14kg
    36 Mo
    Delphi MaxStart 30 BU6035 US 640 9.5625"
    242.89mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    37 lbs
    16.78kg
    30 Mo
    Delphi MaxStart 18 BU5035 US 550 9.5625"
    242.89mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    34 lbs
    15.42kg
    18 mo
    Delphi MaxStart AGM BUC9035 CA 53 650 9.06"
    230mm
    6.62"
    168mm
    8.62"
    219mm
    41 lbs
    18.6kg
    36 mo
    Delphi MaxStart 42 BUC7035 CA 68 650 9"
    228.6mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8.75"
    222.25mm
    37.1 lbs
    16.83kg
    42 Mo
    Delphi MaxStart 30 BUC6035 CA 68 650 9"
    228.6mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8.75"
    222.25mm
    37.1 lbs
    16.83kg
    30 Mo
    Delphi MaxStart 18 BUC5035 CA 54 550 9"
    228.6mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8.75"
    222.25mm
    34 lbs
    15.42kg
    18 Mo
    EXIDE Marathon Max MX35 53 650 9.1"
    231mm
    6.8"
    173mm
    8.6"
    218mm
    42 lbs
    19 kg
    48 mo
    Exide MARATHON M35 66 585 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    9"
    228.6mm
    40.1 lbs
    18.19kg
    48 mo
    Exide SPRINTER MAX SX35 68 780 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    9"
    228.6mm
    37.1 lbs
    16.89kg
    36 mo
    Exide SPRINTER S35 54 550 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    9"
    228.6mm
    34 lbs
    15.42kg
    24 mo
    Federated AGM AP35/85 50 640 9.5625"
    243mm
    6.75"
    171mm
    7.75"
    197mm
    40 lbs
    18.14kg
    24 Mo
    Federated HIGH PERFORMANCE UL-35 60 640 9.5625"
    243mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    37 lbs
    16.78kg
    36 Mo
    Federated 35-675 55 550 9.5625"
    243mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    34 lbs
    15.42kg
    12 mo
    Fisher AGM AP35/85 50 640 9.5625"
    243mm
    6.75"
    171mm
    7.75"
    197mm
    40 lbs
    18.14kg
    24 mo
    Fisher 35-775 60 640 9.5625"
    243mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    37 lbs
    16.78kg
    24 mo
    Fisher 35-675 55 550 9.5625"
    243mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    34 lbs
    15.42kg
    12 mo
    Interstate 850242 for Costco 640 9"
    228.6mm
    6.875"
    175mm
    8.75"
    222mm
    38.2 lbs
    17.33kg
    $74.99
    Interstate MTP-35 640 9"
    228.6mm
    6.875"
    175mm
    8.75"
    222mm
    38.2 lbs
    17.33kg
    30 mo $152.95
    Interstate MT-35 550 9"
    228.6mm
    6.875"
    175mm
    8.75"
    222mm
    35.7 lbs
    16.19kg
    24 mo $140.95
    Interstate M-35HC 540 9.0625"
    232mm
    6.9375"
    176mm
    8.875"
    225mm
    35.2 lbs
    15.97kg
    18 mo $121.95
    Interstate M-35 450 9.0625"
    232mm
    6.9375"
    176mm
    8.875"
    225mm
    34.2 lbs
    15.51kg
    18 mo $107.95
    Motorcraft Tested Tough Max BXT-35-A 640 33 lbs
    14.97kg
    Motorcraft Tested Tough Plus BXL-35-A 500 35.93 lbs
    16.298kg
    NAPA BAT 983585 50 640 9.563"
    243mm
    6.75"
    171mm
    7.75"
    197mm
    40 lbs
    18.14kg
    24 mo $163.99
    NAPA BAT 8435 640 9.563"
    243mm
    6.875"
    175mm
    8.875"
    225mm
    37 lbs
    16.78
    24 mo $129.99
    NAPA BAT 7535 60 640 9.563"
    243mm
    6.875"
    175mm
    8.875"
    225mm
    37 lbs
    16.78kg
    18 mo $122.99
    NAPA BAT 6535 55 550 9.563"
    243mm
    6.875"
    175mm
    8.875"
    225mm
    34 lbs
    15.42kg
    18 mo $100.99
    Odyssey Battery 35-PC1400T 65 850 9.46"
    240mm
    6.84"
    174mm
    8.69"
    221mm
    50 lbs
    22.7kg
    48 mo $304.87
    Optima REDTOP® 35 44 720 9.38"
    238mm
    6.75"
    171mm
    7.69"
    195mm
    31.7 lb
    14.38kg
    36 mo/variable $199.99
    Optima YELLOWTOP® D35 48 620 9.38"
    238mm
    6.75"
    171mm
    7.69"
    195mm
    36.4 lb
    16.51kg
    36 mo/variable $234.99
    Parts Master/East Penn AGM AP35/85 50 640 9.5625"
    243mm
    6.75"
    171mm
    7.75"
    197mm
    40 lbs
    18.14kg
    36 Mo
    Parts Master/East Penn PLATINUM UL-35 60 640 9.5625"
    243mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    37 lbs
    16.78kg
    36 mo
    Parts Master/East Penn SILVER SERIES 35-675 55 550 9.5625"
    243mm
    6.875"
    174.625mm
    8.875"
    225.425mm
    34 lbs
    15.42kg
    12 Mo
    Make & Model AH CCA Length Width Height Weight Warranty Cost

    Notes:
    •Notice that some of the most expensive batteries have lower AH or CCA ratings. That is probably because they are AGM and should hold up better over time.
    •Due to shipping restrictions, online retailers won't sell wet cell batteries but will sell the expensive AGMs.
    •I highlighted the Interstate 850242 for Costco as a very cost-effective replacement for OEM. Thanks to MirageSEFan for pointing this one out.
    •I highlighted the Odyssey 35-PC1400T as strongest, heaviest battery of the lot. It's a real beast of a battery. For anyone worried about battery longevity, durability, and powering extra electronics, it looks like the Odyssey 35-PC1400T is the best choice.
    •East Penn makes batteries for many brands and I haven't noticed anything that would set one brand apart from the rest. If there is a certain battery that is appealing, it might be available at a better price from one of the other brands.
    Last edited by Eggman; 11-25-2019 at 08:40 PM.
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    I split the budget & discount house brands from the previous post.

    Group 35 Make & Model AH Rating CCA Length Width Height Weight Warranty Cost
    Valuecraft 35-VL 490 33.97 lbs
    15.41kg
    12 mo $99.99
    Duralast 35-DL 500 9.0625"
    230mm
    6.9375"
    175mm
    8.875"
    225mm
    33.97 lbs
    15.41kg
    24 mo $139.99
    Duralast Gold 35-DLG 640 9.0625"
    230mm
    6.9375"
    175mm
    8.875"
    225mm
    37.74 lbs
    17.12kg
    60 mo $169.99
    Duralast Platinum 35-AGM 55 650 39.01 lbs
    17.69kg
    36 mo $199.99
    AutoCraft Silver 35-1 500 24 mo $139.99
    AutoCraft Silver SD 35-1-S 400-
    450
    24 $139.99
    AutoCraft Gold 35-2 640 36 mo $164.99
    AutoCraft Gold SD 35-2-S 640 36 mo $164.99
    AutoCraft Platinum AGM 35-AGM 650 36 mo $197.99
    ValuePower VP-35 490-
    500
    9.75"
    248mm
    6.88"
    175mm
    8.88"
    203mm
    $48.88
    EverStart Plus 35-3 525 9.1"
    231mm
    6.9"
    175mm
    8.9"
    226mm
    24 mo $74.88
    EverStart Maxx MAXX-35N 640 9.1"
    231mm
    6.9"
    175mm
    8.9"
    226mm
    60 mo
    EverStart Maxx MAXX-35N 640 9.75"
    248mm
    6.88"
    175mm
    8.88"
    226mm
    60 mo $93.76
    Make & Model AH Rating CCA Length Width Height Weight Warranty Cost



    I found some vendors list other BCI Group sizes for the Mirage.

    Battery Make & Model AH Rating CCA Length Width Height Weight Warranty BCI Group
    Deka PREMIUM 526RMF 50 540 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    31 lbs
    14.06kg
    18 mo 26R
    Deka PREMIUM A3 426RMF 55 450 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    27.5 lbs
    12.47kg
    18 Mo 26R
    Deka Automotive VL26R 55 440 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    27.5 lbs
    12.47kg
    12 Mo 26R
    Deka 522FMF 35 425 9.375"
    238.125mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8.25"
    209.55mm
    31.5 lbs
    14.29kg
    6 mo 22F
    Delphi MaxStart 18 BU5026R 55 450 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    27.5 lbs
    12.47kg
    18 Mo 26R
    Delphi MaxStart 30 BU6026R 50 540 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    31 lbs
    14.06kg
    30 mo 26R
    Federated Batteries 675 SERIES 26R-675 50 540 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    31 lbs
    14.06kg
    12 mo 26R
    Federated Batteries HD ECONOMY SERIES 26R-HD 55 450 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    27.5 lbs
    12.47kg
    6 mo 26R
    Federated Batteries 675 SERIES 22F-675 35 425 9.375"
    238.125mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8.25"
    209.55mm
    31.5 lbs
    14.29kg
    12 mo 22F
    Fisher 26R-675 50 540 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    31 lbs
    14.06kg
    12 mo 26R
    Fisher 22F-675 35 425 9.375"
    238.125mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8.25"
    209.55mm
    31.5 lbs
    14.29kg
    12 mo 22F
    Parts Master/East Penn SILVER SERIES 26R-675 50 540 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    31 lbs
    14.06kg
    12 mo 26R
    Parts Master/East Penn BRONZE ECONOMY SERIES 26R-HD 55 450 8.75"
    222.25mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8"
    203.2mm
    27.5 lbs
    12.47kg
    6 mo 26R
    Parts Master/East Penn SILVER SERIES 22F-675 35 425 9.375"
    238.125mm
    6.75"
    171.45mm
    8.25"
    209.55mm
    31.5 lbs
    14.29kg
    12 mo 22F
    Yuasa YBX7005 (Q55/Q85) 12V 65Ah 620A EFB Start Stop Battery 65 620 9.134"
    232mm
    6.811"
    173mm
    8.858"
    225mm
    38.581 lbs
    17.5kg
    none listed Case type
    JIS D23
    (Q55/Q85)
    Make & Model AH Rating CCA Length Width Height Weight Warranty BCI Group



    This post will cover other batteries that have been reported as used in the Mirage on this forum.

    We have some real pioneers who shared their experience trying new things.

    Loren has a good modification. He wanted a lightweight battery for his particular use.
    Lightweight Battery Project

    Quote Originally Posted by Loren View Post
    Yesterday's's project. I swear sometimes I'm the worlds slowest fabricator. I spent over 4 hours on this. Modified the battery tray to fit the ETZ10S motorcycle battery.
    ...
    Oh, the important part. The reason for doing this. The weight!

    OE Battery = 34#
    OE Battery shelf/tray/tie-down = 2.8#

    New Battery = 6.11# (+.1 lug terminal adapters)
    Modified battery shelf/tie-down = 2.16#

    Total battery weight reduction: 36.8 - 8.37 = 28.43 pounds!
    fc321 wanted to fit the largest capacity battery possible, and was able to do so at a good price.
    Tutorial: Modify box to fit a 24F battery (Large)

    Quote Originally Posted by fc321 View Post
    Most stores recommend a Group 35 battery for the Mirage (490 cca). Here is how it fits (No modification required). I inserted an Amazon padded envelope in the side to show you how much extra space is left over.

    Attachment 14032

    But I discovered at Walmart you could get a Group 24F battery for the same price ($49) and it has 585 cca (better than only 490 cca of the Group 35)

    Attachment 14033
    Be sure to visit the threads for details and discussion. Even though these experiments aren't for everyone, the ones who did it were nevertheless open in how and why they did it. And they did it their way.

    How would you do yours?


    I'll add to this post over time. Let me know if there are any other such mods that could be included here.
    Last edited by Eggman; 04-25-2020 at 03:55 PM.
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    Helpful info from AutoBatteries.com of JCI.
    https://www.autobatteries.com/en-us/...nance/overview

    BCI Group info found at BatteryWeb.com
    http://www.batteryweb.com/bci.cfm


    East Penn Manufacturing
    Quote Originally Posted by East Penn Manufacturing
    A private, family-owned company operating the largest single-site, lead battery manufacturing facility in the world.
    East Penn makes Deka automotive batteries.


    The Motorcraft® Battery Product Line Specifications & Information sheet

    I'll be adding to this post over time.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Eggman View Post

    That's six examples from four different manufacturers for the 55D23L, with different dimensions. Go figure.
    I haven't looked into it, but I have wondered at the replacement time for my still-original battery in my Mirage.

    That means over 5 years and 110,000 kms on my battery. Pretty good. I will go Hitachi battery again when the time comes.

    I may end up going with whatever CAA can provide, if I'm in a parking lot somewhere and I need a battery replacement service call.

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2014 Mirage ES 1.2 manual: 42.2 mpg (US) ... 17.9 km/L ... 5.6 L/100 km ... 50.7 mpg (Imp)


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    Quote Originally Posted by dspace9 View Post
    I haven't looked into it, but I have wondered at the replacement time for my still-original battery in my Mirage.

    That means over 5 years and 110,000 kms on my battery. Pretty good. I will go Hitachi battery again when the time comes.

    I may end up going with whatever CAA can provide, if I'm in a parking lot somewhere and I need a battery replacement service call.
    I would be surprised if you were able to find a Hitachi battery for your Mirage in North America. Even Mitsubishi Motors North America uses another brand for replacement.

    Be sure to let us know what you come up with.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Eggman View Post
    First the factory original battery: the 55D23L, by Hitachi.

    Hitachi
    AH CCA Length Height Width
    60 420 230 225 171
    According to my owner's manual, the factory battery has only 356 CCA.

    Copied/Pasted from manual - 55D23L (356CCA/99RC)


    Different CCA ratings for the same brand/group size batteries are common.
    AutoZone has three Duralast group 35 batteries with 3 different CCA ratings.
    Walmart has numerous group 35 options (different CCA ratings).
    It all depends on how much you want to pay.

    Many batteries are made in the same plant with a different label slapped on them. Quotes below -

    "Some of the batteries themselves are manufactured by Johnson Controls, which also manufacture Duralast, Varta, AC Delco, as well as 20 other brands.

    Most EverStart batteries are made by Exide with a few made by Delphi. Johnson Control does not make batteries for Wal-Mart nor do they any longer make Interstate (now made by Exide.) Common JCI battery brands are Optima and Duralast.Sep 5, 2018"

    Thus, batteries like Everstart and Interstate are both made by Exide.

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    Having a pair of longer J hooks on hand may be good for a battery replacement. I haven't measured the current factory ones, but someone mentions these work great with their group 35 battery in the reviews. Longer is better than to short, because a small hacksaw can fix the long ones.

    https://www.amazon.com/Schumacher-BA.../dp/B0060YHRQK

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mark View Post
    According to my owner's manual, the factory battery has only 356 CCA.

    Copied/Pasted from manual - 55D23L (356CCA/99RC)
    Thanks for the heads up Mark. I included this info in the first post's chart.


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