Question: Car Dies When Pull Off Positive Cable From Battery

Buzzing/ Sizzle Noise From The Positive Battery Cable…battery Is Removed From Car

My battery in my car I did not think about dying, because driving in it at all. So I went to the store today and took out battery and threw it on the charger. I notice from the positive wire that connects to the battery. . . makes a buzzing / crackling. You do not know how could it be and make no noise, no power supply in the car, with battery removed and charger. What could be, what's that noise?, ...

My Negative Battery Cable Is All The Way Tight At The Battery But Still Slids Right Off… Help

It's of my mom's 1989 Honda Accord. Giving it a tune-up today and found out the positive battery cable had to be replaced. Did that along with a brake job and engine performance work and it started great. Shut it off and the next time I went to start it, it wouldn't start so I found out the negative battery cable is most likely at fault. Reason is, I disconnected that positive and negative, cleaned the terminals and connected them again. ...

Are There Any Pro Tow Bar Fitters Out There Who Can Help Me

Hi i have always fitted my own towbars to my vehicles over the years but i am stumped by my new[ish] peugeot 406 estate. where is the best way to route a cable from the battery to the tow bar? or is there a permanent positive located somewhere that i can tap off [dont think the interior lighting cable is thick enough and is controlled by that damned annoying "eco-mode"] yup, found the positive terminal - trouble is, how do i route a cable ...

Car Battery Drained. Is It The Kenwood Stereo Unit

I have a Kenwood KDC-MP7028 stereo unit, plus an 800w amp, jukebox, Sirius, etc in the trunk. If I don't drive for 2-3 days my battery dies. I tried unplugging my amp at the battery. Battery doesn't die. I tried connecting the amp back to the battery but removing the p.con (on/off) wire from the stereo unit to the amp. Battery doesn't die. Reconnect P.Con. Battery dies. I get an electrician to fix it. He says stereo unit looks like it's ...

12 Volt Battery Charger… Can’t Get It To Connect

My car battery is mostly dead. I hooked it up to a 6 amp battery charger, (positive to positive, negative to chassis) but it won't show as connected on the charger? (There's a light that lights up when connected). What could be wrong? Thanks everyone... Hooked positive to positive and negative to negative and it seems to be charging and not blowing up. So looks good so far ...

Is A Insulated Battery Cable Necessary To Charge A Car Battery

In the instructions for my (car) battery charger it says "attach a 24-inch long insulated battery cable to NEGATIVE battery post" and then connect to charger's negative cable to the the cable mentioned above. Do I really need the 24-inch cable or can I just connect the charger's negative cable to the battery's negative post? Thanks! Thanks for your answers. ...

How Can I Prevent My Car Battery From Dieing When I Listen To Music

I don't want to turn on the ignition all the way. Whenever the battery dies I charge it with a manual battery charger for 6 & 12 volt batteries. I have an enclosure with 2 12" Kickers and a 1000 watt amp. If I don't turn the ignition all the way the battery dies. Would you guys recommend to leave the battery charging while I listen to music, or will it damage my trucks battery? I have an SUV truck Lincoln ...

My Car Has Power But Wont Turn On…Do I Need A New Battery

I left my car on my cell phone charger for a few hours yesterday and today it jumped when I started well, but when I tried to start it later, they had power but would crank. Even one of the battery cable is a little too loose and I cannot pull him no more. ...

I Charger My Car Battery But When I Go To Drive It, The Battery Dies

So i keep charging the battery on my 98 plymouth voyager 2.4L with a plug in charger. I let the can idle for 20 minutes or so before putting it in drive, but when i go to drive it, the van dies after going about 8 feet and doesn't start again. Could this be because my check motor oil light is on when i drive it? I just bought the van off my grandfather and the battery is practically brand new. ...

Do I Need A Grounded Outlet And Grounding Cable To Plug In A Car Battery Charger

I recently bought a 10-amp charger to charge my lightweight AGM car battery, however there are two problems. 1. It says in bold to only use a 3-prong grounded outlet to plug in the charger. I live in an old apartment building with only 2-prong outlets. Is it still relatively safe to use a 2 prong outlet with an adapter? 2. It also says that when charging the battery out of the car (which i am planning on doing, since the car is ...