Connecting a car battery to a car is a standard procedure that’s carried out quite often. Everyone can learn how to do it. It doesn’t matter whether you’re an experienced driver or a beginner. This knowledge is useful. You may need it in a number of situations. For example, when you disconnected your car battery in order to check its charge level or when you need to replace your old car battery with a new one. Obviously, in such like a situation you’ll need to know how to connect a new car battery to your car.
In this article, we provide detailed information on how to connect a car battery to your car. Everything is easy. In order for you to understand everything clearly and make sure that you do everything right, we provide pictures along with our step-by-step instruction.
Your car battery is placed on a certain shelf under the hood of your car. Before you start connecting a car battery to your car, make sure that you have all the tools necessary to do it. They are the following tools:
– A certain kind of wrench to screw in the bolts of car battery terminals.
– A wrench to screw in the bolts that keep the battery in place.
– a sponge or a piece of cloth to clean off the dust and clean the of the car battery if necessary.
When Installing a Car Battery Which Terminal First
When connecting your car battery to your car, you need to connect the positive (red) terminal first. Make sure that it’s connected to the battery terminals properly. After it, you need to connect the negative (black) wire to the battery terminals.
You can see that it’s quite easy and simple now. Once your car battery is connected to your car, you can start the engine and drive your car.