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Battery check Volkswagen Tiguan 2008 - 2016 Diesel 2.0 TDi

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Volkswagen Tiguan 2008 - 2016  | 2.0 TDi Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Locate the battery
Open the battery cover
Check the Negative (-) terminal clamp is tight
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
A 13mm socket is needed. Not too tight as you may damage the battery casing