Honda Accord/Prelude 1984-1995 Repair Guide

Battery

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Please refer to Routine Maintenance for battery maintenance and care.

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



The battery is located in the engine compartment on all models.

  1. Make sure the ignition switch is turned OFF .
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  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable first, then the positive cable from the battery.
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  5. Remove the battery hold-down clamp nuts, the clamp and the battery from the vehicle.
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  7. To install, reverse the removal procedures; be sure the battery is seated correctly on the battery tray. Make certain the battery retainer is securely fastened.
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Before re-installing an old battery, cleaning the battery posts and the terminal connectors is highly recommended.

  1. Connect the positive battery cable first, then the negative battery cable. Coat the battery terminals with a non-metallic grease; this will keep the terminals from oxidizing.
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