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Battery check Mercedes-Benz Vaneo 2002 - 2006 Petrol 1.7

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Mercedes-Benz Vaneo 2002 - 2006  | 1.7 Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Locate the battery. It's beneath the driver's footwell
Release the battery cover retainer
Now place the cover to one side
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 it on the bodywork
Check battery is generally secure. If loose, tighten the battery retainer
To tighten, a 13mm socket is needed. Not too tight because you may damage the battery casing
Replace the battery cover