Neon, 2000 - 2005

Testing Preparation


Before commencing with the starting system diagnostics, verify:

The battery top posts, and terminals are clean.
The alternator drive belt tension and condition is correct.
The battery state-of-charge is correct.
The battery cable connections at the starter and engine block are clean and free from corrosion.
The wiring harness connectors and terminals are clean and free from corrosion.
Proper circuit grounding.