2-77. BATTERY SERVICING
This task covers: Servicing
Tools and Test Equipment:
Materials / Parts:
Rubber Gloves (9, App. E)
Electrolyte (34, App. C)
Apron (36, App. E)
Battery Filler (11, App. E)
Batteries produce explosive gases
and contain acid that can cause
severe burns. To avoid serious
- Keep sparks, flame, and smoking away
- Ventilate when charging or using in an
- Wear safety goggles and acid-proof gloves
when adding electrolyte.
- Avoid electrolyte contact with skin, eyes
or clothing. If electrolyte spills, take
immediate action to stop burning effects.
Remove battery box lid (1) by turning lid latches
Remove battery caps (3) and inspect fluid level.
Fill cells (4) with electrolyte as required. Install
Install battery box lid (1) and turn lid latches (2)
END OF TASK