BATTERIES AND CABLES REPLACEMENT. (Continued)
Check the battery holder (4) for damage or foreign
objects. If damage is noted, repair or replace. Clean
the holder before installing battery. Clean the battery
a. Install the battery (1) into the battery holder (4).
b. Install the battery hold-down retainer (3) and torque
bolts (2) to 135 ft-lbs (15 N-m).
Replace any worn or frayed battery cables as
d. Connect the positive cable to the positive terminal.
e. Connect the negative cable to the negative terminal.
Torque the terminals to 120 ft-lbs (13 N-m).
This task covers:
General Safety Instructions
General Mechanics Tool Kit
Failure to disconnect negative
Belt Tension Gauge
battery leads at the battery may
result in an injury from the "hot"
battery lead at the alternator.
Transmission in (N) neutral.
Parking brake and micro-brakelock set.