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Cant seem to get the battery out, is ther some sort of lock? u cant just pull it out.

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Using the knowledge from the last post that it was easy to pull out, I used the bolt of the battery cover to attach the seat strap (need one washer) to the battery post on one side and a screw driver pushing the plastic away on the other and out came the battery with minimal effort.

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I guess it just was some sorta suction holding it,lol!!!! honda couldnt have got a tighter fit if they tried! i just used a flat head screw driver and just kept pulling on it, then finally, it released.

Posted on Feb 18, 2009

  • skymiles33 Sep 21, 2011

    I find it a real B***H to get the battery out, however I found there is a hole underneath the where the battery sits. If you push with your fingers you can get it to rise up just enough to grab hold of it and pull it out the rest of the way.
    Reconnecting the battery is even more of a pain in the ***!

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