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January 18, 9:20 PM [GMT -5]

never put water on your battery - think - water and electric do not mix !!!!

March 03, 5:58 PM [GMT -5]

1. are those green and red felt circles of any value in stopping corrosion?

2. you need to remind foks that when the battery is disconnected the clock and radio fucntions will need to be reset----and on the Honda Accord you will have to dig out the secret code for your radio and hassle with typing it in to get the radio to work to overcome a complicated and foolish security system....duh!

March 03, 5:58 PM [GMT -5]

1. are those green and red felt circles of any value in stopping corrosion?

2. you need to remind foks that when the battery is disconnected the clock and radio fucntions will need to be reset----and on the Honda Accord you will have to dig out the secret code for your radio and hassle with typing it in to get the radio to work to overcome a complicated and foolish security system....duh!

January 22, 11:27 PM [GMT -5]

I've done these before, a few just recently when my lady friend was stranded at a Drs.' office w our teenage grandson. Haven't used, or seen, a hydrometer in a while. Note in the photos that the cable connectors are not the cheaper lead type, on the top post battery. How exactly could I use my multitester (voltmeter) to check the condition?

November 09, 3:13 PM [GMT -5]

Pour hot water on the top of the battery to clean corrosion,
rinse with cold water.

November 09, 3:09 PM [GMT -5]


Pour hot water on the battery to clean the corrosion,
rinse with cold water.

June 22, 12:01 PM [GMT -5]

I did not think I could learn anything from this common chore, but the information on the hydrometer was new to me.

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