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Replacing the battery

How do I replace my battery?

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  • Anonymous Apr 29, 2009

    I can't get the hold - down clamp back over the lip of the battery. If anyone can has a picture or diagram it would help

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1. Visually inspect the battery connections and note the location of the positive (+) and negative (-) terminals. 2. Disconnect the negative (-) cable from the battery with a wrench. 3. Disconnect the positive (+) cable. 4. Remove the hold-down clamp which holds the battery in place. 5. Lift out the battery. 6. Inspect the battery tray for corrosion or damage. Clean or replace the tray and attaching parts as needed. 7. Inspect the battery cables for damage. Clean or replace the cables as needed to ensure a good connection. For replacing battery cables, contact your local Interstate Batteries dealer at 1-800-Crank It. 8. Install your new Interstate battery and secure it with the hold-down. Be sure the new battery is the same voltage and group size as your original equipment battery. Check to ensure that it has at least the same cold-cranking amp (CCA) and reserve capacity (RC) ratings as specified by the original equipment manufacturer. 9. Attach the positive (+) cable to the positive (+) terminal. 10. Attach the negative (-) cable to the negative (-) terminal. Be careful not to over tighten.

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How to i replace the hold down clamp on the battery

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