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Battery check Volvo XC60 2008 - 2013 Diesel 2.4

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Volvo XC60 2008 - 2013  | 2.4 Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Remove the cover
Locate the battery, it is located under the boot floor in this vehicle
Open the battery cover - use a 13mm socket
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
The battery retaining clamp position
Tighten if required, 12mm socket is needed. Not too tight as you may damage the battery casing
Replace the battery cover. If you have to replace the battery or alternator, click below

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