Question about Ford Cars & Trucks
The owner manual shows how to connect jump leads,but not how to connect charger
The positve cable of the charger (red lead) goes to the post of the battery marked (+), the black lead of the charger goes to the battery post marked (-) a black cable at the battery.
Posted on Feb 09, 2012
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
when charging a battery it is better that it is disconnected from the car's battery cables and even better if removed, also don't charge it if you smell a rotten egg odor, the cell(s) may be shorted and it could explode. remember red to positive, black to negative, hook the positive up first. don't overcharge the battery, 2 or 3 hours at 4-6 amps is enough charge to have it tested, if it won't charge then the battery is defective and needs to be replaced.
Posted on Mar 28, 2009
SOURCE: hiccuping ford fiesta
Your plugwire cabling is too 'NEAT'
Make SURE that cables don't run parallel and DO cross over one another as running parallel induces HV pulses in the adjacent cable resulting in misfire.
Get under the hood and mess them up a bit ;-)
JUST the NEAT wiring, not the firing order!
Posted on Mar 26, 2009
SOURCE: wont start
Is starter engaging but is turning the engine slowly then not turning engine? (that's what I'm reading) If so, check both connections at the block and starter. If reading proper voltage 12v or better, check voltage across battery when in "start" if it drops below 9.5v the starter has failed. (you can turn the engine by hand...correct?)
Posted on Apr 25, 2009
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