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Pontiac Grand Prix Corrosion on Battery Cable Ends

Pontiac Grand Prix Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1995, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

Average Mileage: 170,500 mi (161,000 mi - 180,000 mi)


Acid may leak from the battery at the cable connections, resulting in corrosion on the battery cable ends and in the battery tray. A Leaking battery should be replaced and the cables thoroughly cleaned or replaced if necessary.

  • Visitor, , 180,000 mi

    cleaned cables and terminals but replaced the positive battery cable stud connector that hooks up to the fuse box. the but wouldnt come off and my boyfriend broke it trying to get the corrosion off

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