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How to change the battery the connections are on the side of the battery never changed this type theyre usually on top of the battery

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Just remove the bolts with a 12 point socket or wrench. Just turn them counter-clockwise and they will come out

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You can buy the replace ends for the side mount battery at Auto Zone, just cut and strip back the battery cable the length of the new fitting, clean the battery posts with a brush before putting on grease and bolting up new cable ends to battery after making cables with new ends on them. Use battery grease on each positive and negative end and then twist the cable before you insert it into the new fiitting, use the battery grease in between the new ends and the battery also. Make sure your battery has a full charge in it before re-installing it on your car, needs to have 13.6 Volts dc to keep charging system in good condition.

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