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CONNECTING A STARTING AID

WARNING

Do not connect the starting aid to any battery terminal on your vehicle. Doing so may cause a spark, which can result in an explosion. It may also result in damage to the charging system.

To start the vehicle using a starting aid or a booster battery, follow the instructions in the sequence given:

  1. Connect the positive (Red) cable to the positive boost terminal of the disabled vehicle. See CONNECTING JUMP LEADS.

  2. Connect the negative (Black) cable to the negative boost terminal of the disabled vehicle.

  3. Connect/switch on the starting aid.

  4. Start the engine and allow it to idle.

  5. Disconnect/switch off the starting aid.

  6. Disconnect the negative (Black) cable from the negative boost terminal of the vehicle. See DISCONNECTING JUMP LEADS.

  7. Disconnect the positive (Red) cable from the positive boost terminal of the vehicle.