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(1994 Jaguar XJ12)
in Cedar Springs, MI on April 30, 2011
if battery is cracked by post is it still safe to use?
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on April 30, 2011
Change it asap. Vented gasses at that point are highly explosive and corrosion from the acid will start to attack near components.
Make sure battery is properly secured and the hold down bracket is in place. Perhaps that is the reason the battery casing cracked.
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