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Old 08-02-2013, 07:44 PM
Brian Carlton Brian Carlton is offline
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Blue Point, NY
Posts: 25,396
Originally Posted by whunter View Post
My wife had a dead battery this week on her domestic gasser.

Thankfully I carry heavy jumper cables and a tool bag in all of my diesels.

* A quick jump.
* Cruise to the nearest part store.
* Remove the battery.
* The battery tested, dead cell (five years old).
* New battery installed.
* Charging circuit tested 14.5v

Wife is back on the road smiling.


Brand new battery: $100.

Heavy jumper cables: $100.

Having a mechanic as your husband: PRICELESS
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