How to Hook up a Car Battery?


You have to be careful when hooking up a car battery because you can be shocked if you do it wrong. You must place it inside the engine and place the live and the ground wire on the proper sides.
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Make sure the red, and black connectors are both placed on a clamp which will need to be attached to the battery. Do not leave the car running during this. When hooking a battery back up into a car, start with connecting the positive red connector first. You will need to reconnect the black negative cable next. For more information look here:;
Make sure you buy the right battery for the kind of post you have. Some require a side post battery. You hook up the cables to the battery matching up positive and negative.
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