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Battery check Volvo V40 1996 - 2004 Petrol 2.0

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Volvo V40 1996 - 2004  | 2.0 Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Locate the battery
Release the plastic clamp
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
Check battery is generally secure. If loose, reset the battery retainer
The battery retaining clamp position
Now refit the battery clamp