We only install America's top-selling automotive battery brand, Interstate Batteries. Remove this bolt that holds the plastic 'hold down' bracket. The next morning the car wouldn't start and there was just the clicking of the starter. Earlier models might have a little more room. The engineer that made this battery change procedure necessary must have designed the engine placement to make the spark plug change procedure difficult as well.
When reconnecting the wires be sure to connect them back the same place as you removed them. If the new battery can be moved, tighten the 13mm bolt an extra turn or two. Hoping something is found and a new battery is put in on the dealership's cost. Use a battery memory saver before you disconnect the battery. I need instructions on how to change the battery. If there is no indent, then work the tip of the tool along the edge to separate the top and bottom. If you've had a problem with corrosion white or blue powder building up on the battery terminals, consider installing some on to the battery posts.
Please remember to adjust the time on the clock and program your favorite radio station presets before driving. In some Impalas, you may need to re-enter a security code to get your radio to work again. This is the most common failure on these remotes. . No information contained in this video shall create any expressed or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result.
If you found this guide to be helpful, please consider making a small donation by clicking on the PayPal. Duracell is a registered trademark of Duracell U. Then remove the wire near the front left corner of the board by turning the 10mm nut counterclockwise. No warning of wear down. Then push in the release tab on the left rear clip.
Raise the fuse box and move it as far forward and up as possible. Since 1918, Dorman Products has supplied the automotive aftermarket with high-quality replacement parts, hardware and fasteners. When I inquired how could a battery die that young they said it might be a dead cell or something but that it was very common for such a low mileage car. Remove the cover from the fuse box. Flip closed the black plastic cover over the positive terminal and the distribution board.
Clean off any debris from the battery tray so that the new battery will rest evenly on it. Wednesday today , the car would not start again, all displays and radio came on, and the car is going back in again for testing. Pull out the old battery. Call us at 1-800-677-8278 We strive to provide the best price available on BatteriesPlus. I later discovered that two of the wires attached to the power distribution board need to be removed in order to make enough room to lift out the old battery. While in the shop, a loose hubcap was tightened, they found the brake fluid cap was missing, a brake fluid flush and replacement cap was done, and tire pressures checked. Try to avoid over tightening the terminal nut to prevent from cracking or damaging the battery post which could lead to an acid leak.
Learn more about your Impala car battery size options and then schedule an appointment for your car battery replacement online today! All registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. It seemed to be easier to get the new battery in. The first two steps are to open the hood and then move to the right driver side of the engine bay. For more, check out all of my. Pull the plastic cover straight off the top of the battery and set it aside in a safe place. Please help support this website by shopping at.
Use the screw driver to pry the top and bottom apart. Step 5: Mount the New Alternator in Place Install the mounting bolts and reconnect the wiring to the back of the alternator. They jump started the car, tested the battery, the battery tested ok, they put a charge on the battery, and I was on my way. There is a grey plastic block at the front bottom edge of the battery that acts as a hold down clamp. Carefully lift the old battery out of the engine bay.
Although some batteries last much longer, most batteries begin breaking down chemically after four years, so you could experience dimmer headlights and other negative effects before you have a dead battery in your Impala that you need to replace. I tried turning the car off to see if a restart would help the screen come back on, but no luck. Belts will less milage should still be inspected for damage and replaced if needed. A red cover over the positive cable at the battery. Know that some alternators have multiple wiring terminals on the back, so make sure you disconnect all wiring. After changing it once I would have the place change the battery where I bought it. Lower the grey plastic battery hold down clamp down on to the front edge of the battery tray.