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How do you change the Battery in a 1992 JImmy

On the positive side there is only a round terminal that is covered by the red cable. The is not bolt sticking out like there is on the negative side. On the positive side the terminal is round and flush with the red rubberized portion of the connecting battery cable. Thanks JIm

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It appears that the battery is shot! Right? The bolt is there, but the plastic has melted over it. You will need a new end anyway, so cut the cable off close to the terminal. Out with the old battery! Frankster016

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    Your battery


    Sound like you have it covered

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