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post #1 of 15 Old 01-20-2008, 06:09 PM Thread Starter
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battery terminal problem.

Just a question I have to clean my battery terminals just about every three days to get my truck to start. There not dirty they just have like a glaze on them there like a dull gray not shiny like they are when i clean them. what could the problem be is it weather related thanks

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same problem here, what kind of batts do you have?

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everstart they worked fine in the summer

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i've got bosch and also no prob in the summer

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It may because of some thing that pulls power from it all the time mb like a phone charger are some hard wired to the batterys
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Iv got nothing that would be pulling from the battery

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same here.

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anyone know what to do?

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are the cables corroded at all (cables to end connectors) and also check connections at other end of cables (starter and frame/block)

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