Question: Service Battery Charging System Impala 2007

What Is Causing My Car To Flash Service Battery Charger System

My 2006 Chevy Impala was running fine. Would a small hole in the muffler cause the "service battery charge system"? ...

Charging Battery In A Tent Trailer

I recently bought a used tent trailer and have just finished adding an electrical connector to my truck; there are electrical terminals that are for trailer lighting, electric brakes, backup lights, house battery charging,etc. The terminal for charging the house battery is constantly energized whether the truck is running or not. My question is: If I leave the connector plugged into the truck's electrical system, and the house battery requires charging , wouldn't that discharge the truck battery if ...

Charging A Car/truck Battery Can I Start The Engine While It’s Charging

I have a used '98 Ford Ranger pick-up and the receipt of the application and acquired all the tags straight, I'm going to go and the engine will not start! Haha. . . So I borrowed a battery charger, put it in gas-B / C I know it has been sitting for a while without fuel. It's up survey right now, I want to know before I can be a problem, I use the Engine (or try), while it's charging system ...

Hello, I Am Charging My Car 12v Battery. Do I Just Connect The Charger And Leave It

Or do i have to open the caps at the top of the battery. someone told me to take them off is this correct? This is the first time charging a battery and don't have any instruction manuals. The battery is fairly new and i cant,t bump start it because it is an automatic.car. thanks ...

Is It Normal For A Car Battery To Make A Sizzle Type Noise While Charging And After Charging

I have my deep cycle car battery charging on a 8amp charger not connected to my car. It's up to 4amps on the charger power meter, and i just noticed it's sizzling? I unplugged it, but its still sizzling, any clue? The charger is supposed to shut off once the battery is fully charged. And is it safe to attach the battery to my car now, or should i wait until its done making noise? ...

How Do You Know When It’s Time To Replace Your Car’s Battery

I just installed a new car MP3 / CD Player and I don't drive very far or very often, sometimes the car can be unused for a week. Normally it will start right away, but after taking out my old Car Music System and replacing it with a new one the battery seems to die quickly. I did however remove the car battery and hook it up to an electronic charger with 4 LED lights that show the 4 stages of charging. ...

Charging Car Battery With A Vector Battery Charger

Red clamp on the charger to postive post on the car's battery. black clamp on the charger to engine block, or to negative post on the car's battery? For some reason when I had it hooked to the engine block the charger would shut off after 10 seconds or so, and stop charging. I hooked it up to the negative post of the car battery and now it holds itself charging, but is it properly grounded? well thats not what the manual says... not ...

Can Car Battery Corrosion Prevent My Alternator From Charging The Battery

So, my car battery went dead the other day, and jumping it did not seem to do anything. I called AAA, and on the first two tries, the AAA guy could not seem to charge my car battery with his battery charger either. He finally managed to charge it (and it charged within seconds!) only when he attached the charging cable directly onto the battery terminal (and not on the metal battery cable terminal attached to the battery post) - so ...

Charging Car Batteries Vs. The Jump Start

I know when you're jump starting, you really should connect the negative to another ground position besides the battery. Should you do the same when simply charging a passanger car or a small boat battery with a battery charger? Or is it not as important. (personal bet) ...

How Do I Use This Basic Battery Charger To Charge My Car Battery

I lost the manual. It is a "6/2amp Solid State Battery Charger." It has a switch to change from 2 amp to 6 amp. The meter reads from 0 to 8 D.C. amperes. I'm charging the battery in my old Crown Vic, so I guess it's 12 volt. I know how to hook it up and turn it on safely. I just don't know how to tell when it's done charging. I know that it's ...