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Battery check Renault Megane 1999 - 2002 Petrol 1.6 16v

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Renault Megane 1999 - 2002  | 1.6 16v Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Locate the battery
Open the battery cover - use a Phillips screwdriver
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 Replace cover
Remove the cover
The battery retaining clamp position
Tighten if required, 7mm socket is needed. Not too tight as you may damage the battery casing
Replace the battery cover
Check battery is generally secure, if loose, tighten the battery retainer