How to Troubleshoot a 12-Volt Battery Ground Cable that Overheats?

Answer Battery cables, like most wires, are designed to operate within certain current and temperature ranges. Stepping outside those ranges can be dangerous and can possibly cause a fire.Indicators of po... Read More »

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How to Charge a 6-Volt Positive Ground Battery?

Although most vehicles use a 12 volt battery that negatively grounded, some vehicles that were still in use as of 2010 use a 6-volt electrical system that is positively grounded. All vehicle batter... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a 12 Volt Car Battery?

Car batteries are somewhat mysterious. Many people have no idea how to test a battery to see if it is good or bad. Fewer still understand that even maintenance-free batteries can be re-conditioned ... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a 12-Volt Battery?

When a battery goes dead, there are a number of possible causes. The battery posts could be corroded, the fluid could be low in one or more cell or the battery could just be bad. The danger in simp... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot 12 Volt Battery Problems?

Most modern 12-volt car batteries are designed to last somewhere between four and five years. Problems might arise during that time, however, that may cause the battery to malfunction. For example,... Read More »