Oldsmobile silhoutte minivan battery replacement

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silhouette

#1

how do i change the battery, it is different from other cars?


#2

Remove the fuse/relay box from the round support bar and remove the support bar after to gain access to the battery.

Remove the battery cables and the battery hold-down clamp, then exchange the battery.

Thorouhly clean the cable connectors before attaching.

Installation is the reverse of removal.


#3

It depends on the year/make of your vehicle. Disconnecting the battery can cause all sorts of headaches on some vehicles. I now automatically connect a battery back-up on any vehicle where the battery has be disconnected to prevent potential problems. You can read what can happen when disconnecting/changing a battery on a vehicle here. http://www.aa1car.com/library/battery_disconnect_problems.htm

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