Helpful Automotive Resources
How to Tell Positive and Negative Terminals on a Car BatteryWhy? Because you can’t remember which battery terminal is positive and which is negative. Hopefully, you’ve got your smartphone handy, so you can view this article and get clarification. Then you can get a jumpstart and (hopefully) be back on the road.
Typically, there is a red protective cover The Starting SystemThe automotive battery requires special handling. The electrolyte (water) inside the battery is a mixture of sulfuric acid and water. Sulfuric acid is very corrosive; if it gets on your skin it should be flushed with water immediately; if it gets in your eyes it should be flushed with a Why Won’t My Car Start?Unfortunately, the answer isn’t always straightforward. You might be surprised to find out how many issues can potentially prevent your car from starting.
Common Reasons Why Your Car Might Not Start