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S70 battery

Post by S70lover » Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:39 pm

The positive terminal gets hot after driving hour or so, ?

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Re: S70 battery

Post by abscate » Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:44 pm

Either a bad clamp or bad cable - either way, replace the whole thing.

Disconnect the negative (earth) as first part of the job, reconnect it last.
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