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I am constantly have a problem keeping corrison off of my postive battery post. Two months ago I have replaced the entire cable. I was also told to get a new battery, but I didn't now I am having the same problem again. Help

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Clean the battery post with baking soda and water mixture. Go to a local auto parts store and get battery terminal spray to protect it.

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Are you finding the top of the battery damp, or wet, when you find the corrosion? Yes you probably should have changed the battery. Have you had this problem before? (ie., with a previous battery) You should also check the charging system voltage. A battery being charged at more than 14.4 volts will begin to gas. (Gases will be released from the battery, creating several hazards). Let me know what you find, if anything, and further help may be able to be provided.

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