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Old 02-18-2011, 05:43 PM
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Post Need new battery post.

Hey everyone. My battery post, on the negative side, has a small crack to it and the only thing keeping it together is some dried up lubricant I put on it when putting in the new battery. I would like to install a new post for it but do not know how. Can anyone explain to me how to do it and what tools/parts I need and how to install it and everything. Pictures or a nice step by step would be fantastic. Thank you in advance.

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Old 02-18-2011, 05:52 PM
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Default Re: Need new battery post.

Battery posts are not replaceable items. They are afixed to the battery permanently. Time for a new battery.
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Old 02-18-2011, 06:14 PM
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Default Re: Need new battery post.

Oh shit I must of said it wrong. I meant the battery terminal that's on the cable
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Old 02-18-2011, 06:15 PM
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Default Re: Need new battery post.

I think he means the connection for the negative cable to the post.

You can get a whole new wire from your local parts store. That would be a lot easier then cutting and splicing.
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Old 02-18-2011, 06:19 PM
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Default Re: Need new battery post.

Okay, well how do I go about installing it because I don't know where it starts at.
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Default Re: Need new battery post.

you can buy the cheesy battery terminals at autozone, cut off the old one, strip it, screw it into the new one. done.
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