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Topic Review (Newest First)
11-06-2012 12:56 PM
PRSman25 Wasn't there a recall on the battery cables?
11-06-2012 02:55 AM
freemind Both battery cables and at the starter for sure.
11-01-2012 04:30 PM
PRSman25 Yes yes! Dielectric grease makes the world go round!

Where exactly though? Battery to starter I would assume?
11-01-2012 03:57 PM
freemind Remember to be liberal with the dielectric grease too!
11-01-2012 02:31 PM
Buddy4679 They can be as much as $140 at the dealer if I am not mistaken....
you could always check your local junk yard and see if you can find a decent donor....
11-01-2012 02:29 PM
PRSman25 Yeah I believe that is the part I found.

$60 seemed kinda steep.
11-01-2012 02:19 PM
Buddy4679 http://www.ebay.com/itm/Motorcraft-W...ca9d06&vxp=mtr

is this what you are looking for???
11-01-2012 02:03 PM
PRSman25
Need to replace my battery cables

I was working under the hood today and noticed that the positive post on my battery was COATED in battery acid dust/corrosion/whatever you want to call it.
Then I noticed that the positive battery cable was split about two inches from the terminal. (!!!)

I can't seem to find a direct replacement from the usual sources (Advance, Auto Zone, etc.)
Rock auto had one, but it said it was for automatic trannies only. (?)

Where would I find a direct replacement cable?
And If not, what would be the best route to go about to replace it with the prepackaged cable they sell at Advance Auto?

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