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Battery check Ford Fusion 2002 - 2012 Petrol 1.6 ZETEC

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Ford Fusion 2002 - 2012  | 1.6 ZETEC Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Locate the battery
Check the Negative (-) terminal clamp is tight
Open the 'Positive' (+) protective cover
Check the Positive (+) terminal clamp is tight. CAUTION – if using a spanner to tighten terminal, be careful not to short the spanner on the bodywork!
Check battery is generally secure, if loose, tighten the battery retainer
The battery retaining clamp position
To tighten, a 10mm socket is needed. Not too tight as you may damage the battery casing