Question: What Happens When Jump Leads Are Wired Wrong Pos To Neg

Do I Need To Replace My Car Battery

My car battery is 16 months old, but has been completely flat twice in the last 2 months and required jump leads and recharging with a charger. I only use the car about once a week at the moment, for short trips at the weekend - is this likely to be the root of the problem, or is there something fundamentally wrong with the battery? ...

I Don’t Get A Spark, When Attempting To Jump Start My Car That Won’t Turn Over. What Is Wrong

I had the battery on my car die. I tried to jump start it, but the car wouldn't start, then it stopped turning over at all. The Starter is silent. I am not getting a spark when I attempt to jump the battery from a working car. What would cause that? Also, when I turn the ignition, nothing happens but the Temperature gauge goes to H (hot) immediately. ...

Need Car Stereo Help

I bought a sony stereo and when i wired it and went to plug it in it would turn on so i thought there was a problem with the stereo but when i exchanged it for a new stereo the same problem occured no power to it either, so i exchanged the sony for a pioneer and payed best buy to wire it because i figured i wired it wrong but when i plugged it in after them wiring it today, ...

Can I Jump My Truck With A Car Battery Charger

Lol i do not have and jumper cabels at my house and the trucks the only thing we got right at the moment moms in miami with the car so no jump for me and i was wondering if it would be ok to jump it with the charger? thank you in advance Chris Butler ...

Jumping A Car My Battery Died And I Have A Battery Charger..

What do I do to jump it? What color is neg and what color is pos? What if I put the wrong one on the neg & the wrong one on the pos? I think I did that, now I get all the lights to come on but when I try to start it, it just clicks like tic tic tic... What do I do? I dont even know if I've got them in the right place. ...

Dodge Man Please Help Jump In RPM 2001 Dodge 2500

Have a 2001 dodge truck with the 5.9l cummins. I get a 200-500 RPM jump in my tachometer periodically when I just drive normal. I was told perhaps it was the throttle position sensor and replaced it but nothing has changed. Still getting the jump. It always jumps up in RPM's never drops down. I do have a hypertech programer installed but im running stage one so not alot of additional power there to seriously mess anything up. Could it be ...

The Car Battery Wont Charge From Other Running Car

The car battery in the corsa is flat nothing ignition dead so put jump leads positive to postiive on other car negative to negative on battery then ran other car engine After hour of this the corsa wont charge of booster battery. Tried putting negative to engine block to jump start again nothing. It surely wouldnt take that long what else can try as desperate to get it going again. Realise battery charger but ...

Jumping A Car My Battery Died I Have Battery Charger..

What do I do to jump it? What color is neg and what color is pos? What if I put the wrong one on the neg & the wrong one on the pos? I think I did that, now I get all the lights to come on but when I try to start it, it just clicks like tic tic tic... What do I do? I dont even know if I've got them in the right place. My battery is barried ...

Car Wont Start With Fully Charged Battery

My car has developed a problem! I thought the battery was dead, but I've found his fully charged with a charger. when I turn the ignition it turns very slowly. the lights work, but are very weak and the wipers work slowly. the car starts and runs fine with jump leads to another car. Please help its head right in that you can imagine! ...

Car Won’t Start, Help

I have a Peugeot 306 Lreg petrol, 1.4 (don't know if this much info is needed or not) and it won't start. The Rad is full of ice which isnt a good thing but this shouldn't make a difference really, as if there was no water in there at all the car would still start, just overheat and boom! The battery is fine as far as i can tell, same with the spark plugs. I did try using jump leads and ...