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Battery check Volvo S40 2007 - 2013 Diesel 2.0D

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Volvo S40 2007 - 2013  | 2.0D Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Locate the battery
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. Replace cover
Check battery is generally secure. If loose, tighten the battery retainer
Tighten if required, a 10mm socket is needed. Not too tight as you may damage the battery casing
Replace the battery cover