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Precautionary tip for auto battery servicing

Here is a precautionary tip: When disconecting or reconnecting a battery always make sure the ignition key is in the off position (connecting a battery with the ignition key in the on position can spike the engine computer destroying it) and when attaching cables for jump starting vehicle or when just reattaching battery cables always attach positive (red) wire first, this will lower the risk of a large spark which can ignite the batteries hydrogen gas causing the battery to explode covering you and your eyes with sulfuric acid (not a pretty sight). and may cause you to lose your sight, always wear safety glasses if possible when working on or cleaning batteries.

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