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Changing battery in 2004 Bonneville

I read that the battery is under the rear seat and all kinds of dire warnings when removing and replacing the seat so connections would be secure and safe...is the process really this difficult

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Where did you read this info.? In the owner's manual that comes with all cars and is usually in the glove compartment, it should give you a lot of the info. that you are asking about. Usually, something like changing the battery which is going to have to be done more than once in the lifetime of a car; would not be extremely difficult. I have removed rear seats and it sounds worse than it is. If you have done very much work on a car, you know that the #1 thing that you are always told to do is to disconnect the negative battery cable; even if what you're doing is something like changing the tire, oil, etc. Just use some common sense and you'll be fine. Be sure that you don't touch the cables to each other or metal, but it sounds like you know that since your main concern if the seat.

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Yes i would just take it to a shop if you hook it up wrong or you touch two wires together you rist damaging the vehicles electrical system so i would just take to shop much cheaper then bying a new car, hope this helps and thanks for choosing fixya =)

Posted on Jan 12, 2009

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