Tips for Safely Jumping a Vehicle

When it comes to jumping a vehicle, you are dealing with batteries. Therefore, you are going to have to take safety precautions. Another reason to take safety precautions is because you are dealing with motor engines. Therefore, everything should be cleared before you start the vehicle in order to transfer power to the other battery.

The first steps to do is make sure that the vehicle is in reasonable proximity to the vehicle with the dead battery. Then, connect the positive cables to the positive terminals of the good and dead batteries. The same is to be done with the negative terminals and cables.

Once everything is connected, then start the good vehicle and let it run for a couple of minutes. The driver of the other vehicle should see if the other vehicle is going to start. If the vehicle starts, then the jumping was successful.



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