BATTERY AND BATTERY CABLES MAINTENANCE - CONTINUED
BATTERY CABLES REMOVAL
Remove all jewelry such as rings, ID tags, watches, and bracelets when working around batteries. If jewelry
or a tool contacts a battery terminal, a direct short may result, causing instant heating and electric shock at
the point of short circuit. Damage to equipment and injury to personnel could result.
Cover battery posts with a clean, dry rag.
Disconnect batteries (12) in accordance with steps 2 and 3 of Batteries Removal.
Loosen, but do not remove, screw (16) enough to pull cables (17 and 18) from cable clamp (19).