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How To Jump Start A Car Because you do not know when your car battery will fail to work, you should be well equipped with knowledge on how to jump start your car safely. Jump starting a car is very easy and can also be very risky when done in a wrongly, so it is advisable for you to look for a professional who will help you do it. Jumper cables are the main equipment that you should have when you are ready to jump start your car. The following procedures are to help you in jump starting your car safely. Your owner’s manual are to help you locate where your battery is or if you know where it is located the batter. The car providing the jump should be in a perfect position next to yours. The positioning of the car providing the jump next to your car will help in ensuring that the jumper cables reach your car battery without any problem. The jumper cables should reach the batteries of both car, so it is to position the cars very close. The hoods of the two cars should remain opened and also the car giving the jump must remain shut off. On end of the jumper cables must be clamped onto the battery of the car providing the jump. Remember that the cables are of different color that is, red to stand for positive and black to stand for negative. The connection of the clamps to the post on the batteries should be made according to the colors, that is the black clamp to the black post on the batteries and the red clamp to the red post indicated on the batteries. The connection of the clamps according to the colors should be made in both the car that is providing the jump and your car and also avoid so much the contact between the two different clamps to avoid dangerous electrical spark.
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The connection of the black clamp to the engine, reduces the spark produces around the battery. Having considered the above procedures, you can now turn on the engine of the car providing the jump to ensure that the dead battery is charge and the engine should be on for about ten minutes. Check whether your car can now start by turning on the engine of your car.
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There is a way you should remove the clamps from both batteries, that is, remove the black clamps and then followed by the red clamp after ensuring that your car engine can start. A car technician can help you identify if there I any problem that might have caused the battery to die.