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Battery check Cupra 1999 - 2005 | Haynes Manuals

Cupra

1999 - 2005
Time
5 minutes
Difficulty
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 - you will need to remove this plate to gain access
The battery retaining clamp position
Tighten if required, 13mm socket is needed. Not too tight as you may damage the battery casing
When finished, remember to replace the plate and the battery cover
Now remove the plate