BATTERY NEGATIVE CABLE
This task covers:
Removal (page 2-824)
Inspection/Replacement (page 2-827)
Disassembly (page 2-826)
Assembly (page 2-827)
Cleaning (page 2-826)
Installation (page 2-828)
Tools - Continued
Wrench, open-end, 9/16-inch (two required)
Cleaner, battery terminal
Extension, 6-inch, 1/2-inch drive
Grease, GAA (item 10, appendix C)
Rags, wiping (item 15, appendix C)
Handle, ratchet, 1/2-inch drive
Soda, bicarbonate (item 17, appendix C)
Puller, battery terminal
Socket, 3/4-inch, 1/2-inch drive
Wrench, box-end, 3/4-inch
Wrench, open-end, 1/2-inch (two
Rubber apron, safety gloves, and safety goggles must be worn when working with
batteries. Failure to observe this precaution could cause serious injury to personnel.
Do not smoke, use open flame, or allow sparks near batteries. Mixture of oxygen and
hydrogen gases released from batteries is highly flammable and can explode causing
injury to personnel.
Two hooks (1)
Two latches (2)
Lift up and take off.
Lift up and take out.
Cable (6), screw
Using 3/4-inch 1/2-inch drive socket, 6-
(7), and nut (8)
inch extension, ratchet handle and 3/4-inch
box-end wrench, unscrew and take off.