Battery Cable

Symptoms of Wear or Failure

  • Starter will not turn or turns slowly
  • Cables and ends may look rotted or damaged
  • Loose or corroded terminals
  • Heat felt through the insulation of the cables when engine is cranking

Related Repair Advice

  • If you attempt to replace battery cables yourself, follow proper procedures. You should always disconnect the cables at the battery first.
  • All battery cable connections must be clean and tight