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Unread 07-04-2013, 09:14 PM   #1
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TJ Battery Issue....

2005 Jeep Tj here with a bit of an issue! My Battery is looking fairly rough around the terminals... The negative looks like it has some white powdery stuff covering where it connects to the battery.. I cleaned it off with baking soda but what is up with that powdery stuff?

Any ideas

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Unread 07-04-2013, 09:45 PM   #2
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It's fairly normal for corrosion to develop around the posts on a battery. Clean the post and clamp well and apply some Vaseline around the post before you put the clamp on.
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Unread 07-04-2013, 10:00 PM   #3
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The AGM batteries dont gas like the wet cells do so that corrosion is 99% eliminated with an AGM.
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