Originally posted by bobjohnston
Did you have to change the battery cables to reach the posts on the optima? How did you rig the hold-down? My "orange-top" is due to arrive next week, so I'm curious what might be involved.
With the "orange top" the cables in my 500e reached fine. I used a piece of stiff styrofoam as a "shim" to hold the battery in the mount. So far so good.