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Where does the far end of the cable for the positive side of the battery attach to a 1998 Chevy Prizm? I''m looking for a diagram to help me trouble shoot this challenge.

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SMALL RED WIRE ON- BATTERY CABLE GOES TO ALTERNATOR.LARGE POSITIVE BATTERY CABLE GOES TO STARTER.

Posted on Oct 10, 2010

  • rvtgraphics Oct 13, 2010

    A-ha....
    Thanks Guru.
    Car engines are not quite my thing, but a girl's gotta do what a girl's gotta do...
    That is a tight fit in that compartment.
    I took the easy way out and replaced just the clamp.
    It is working great!

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