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Acts like dead battery/ I charged battery, still nothing.. I havedcvacross posts of battery (disconected) but when the ground is hookedupI have no dcv reading across battery. No instrumentpannellights/clicking....just dead. Is this a short? a malfunctionsaftyswitch? Battery problem?...if so..why would I get dcv readingacrossbattery untill neg side is connected? Thanks for your time. Don

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  • Samuel Charles Spriggs May 11, 2010

    This doesn't sound possible. Are you sure you are checking the battery voltage correctly?

    That aside it sounds like one of the battery cables is loose or corroded or broken -- most likely the ground.

  • Dennis Mulford
    Dennis Mulford May 11, 2010

    did you check the fuse?


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Hello Don:

>>Have the Battery Load Tested.
>>The Battery will Show Good with a Meter until it is Connected to a Circuit, then it will Show No Current if there is a Weak Cell.
>>If you Hit a Snag or this Does Not Correct the Problem, I am Here if You Require More Assistance. Hope this Helps. Let me Know What Happens, Please. May the All Mighty Bless You and Yours. Be Safe and Happy.



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