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CONNECTING A STARTING AID

  1. Disabled vehicle.

  2. Starting aid, or a slave battery.

Before connecting and disconnecting the jump leads, open the hood and remove the under-hood covers. Locate the 12V battery. See UNDER-HOOD COVERS REMOVAL.

To start the vehicle using a starting aid, or a slave battery, carry out the following:

  1. Connect the positive (red) jump lead to the vehicle's positive (+) boost point terminal, as illustrated.

  2. Connect the negative (black) jump lead to the vehicle's negative (-) boost point terminal, as illustrated.

  3. Switch on the starting aid.

  4. Press the START/STOP button once to switch on the vehicle's electrical system. See ENABLING THE VEHICLE'S ELECTRICAL SYSTEM.

  5. Disconnect the negative (black) jump lead from the vehicle's boost point terminal.

  6. Switch off the starting aid.

  7. Disconnect the positive (red) jump lead from the vehicle's boost point terminal.

Refit the under-hood covers. See UNDER-HOOD COVERS REFITTING.

Close the hood.