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What happens if i connect my battery backwards?

(1997 Honda Accord)
in Fayetteville, NC on October 12, 2017
Recently my battery needed to be replaced. I went to the auto store and got a new battery. Connected it to my car and realized that the pole were switched and I connected the wrong poles. Now that I replaced that battery with the correct one no lights come on in my car.
How long have you had this problem? A day
Tags: battery, electrical, honda, accord
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on October 12, 2017
Unfortunately there is no protocol for repairing a reversed polarity situation .. Start by having *ALL* of the fuses TESTED.

Good luck!
on October 26, 2017
Brother usually there is a main fuse/relay that will pop that stops any further damage it will be more likely just 1 fuse under $45 and when you do replace it make sure all batterys all fully disconnected and then replace relay or fuse and then reconnect battery!! You should be just fine!!
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