BATTERIES, BATTERY BOX, AND BATTERY CABLE ASSEMBLY SERVICE/TEST/REPAIR/REPLACE
Open battery box clips (1).
Remove battery box cover (2).
Do not smoke or use open flame or spark-
producing equipment in the vicinity of the
Avoid making contact across the battery
terminals. This can result in severe arcing
which could cause an explosion resulting in
Remove battery cable assemblies as follows:
Lift and rotate all battery terminal covers (3) to
expose terminals (4) and terminal lugs (5).
Loosen nuts (6) on all terminal lugs (5).
Disconnect battery cable from negative
battery post before disconnecting any other
leads from engine components. This
precaution will prevent short circuits which
regulator, or other electrical components.
When removing battery cable, use battery
terminal puller to remove loosened terminal
lugs. Forcing battery terminal lugs off
without using puller may damage the battery
Never disconnect battery while alternator is
Remove negative battery cable assembly (7) from
two negative battery terminals (4) using battery