Stocked items are usually shipped the same buisness day if ordered by 1:30pm MST. We are committed to shipping your order as quickly as possible. However, stocked items may occasionally be subject to backorders. If your item is backordered you will be sent a email confirmation of your order and an expected order completion date. Some items are backordered for an extended period of time from the manufacturer. If these happens we will do our best to find a quality replacement that will meet or exceed the original battery purchased. This is for our customers convenience in order shorten the time and quantity of backorders.