Repair Pontiac Mid-size 1974-1983 Repair Guide

Battery

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Disconnect the battery ground (negative) cable at the battery. Use a battery terminal puller on top-terminal batteries, if you have difficulty, as it is relatively easy to break a terminal off by prying too much. Disconnect the positive cable at the battery.
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  3. Unfasten the battery hold-down clamps.
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  5. Remove the battery.
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CAUTION
Exercise extreme care in and handling the battery-it is filled with a highly corrosive acid.

  1. Installation is in the reverse order of removal, following the battery maintenance steps outlined in .
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Fig. Fig. 1 Battery and Starter Specifications



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Fig. Fig. 2 Battery and Starter Specifications

 
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