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Battery check Volvo V50 2004 - 2007 Petrol 1.8

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Volvo V50 2004 - 2007  | 1.8 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. Replace cover
Check battery is generally secure. If loose, tighten the battery retainer - a 10mm socket is needed. Not too tight as you may damage the battery casing
Replace battery cover