Do not remove the aluminum sealing sheet [A] from
the filler ports [B] until just prior to use. Be sure to
use the dedicated electrolyte container for correct
Sulfuric acid in battery electrolyte can cause severe
burns. To prevent burns, wear protective clothing
and safety glasses when handling electrolyte. If
the electrolyte comes in contact with your skin or
eyes, wash the area with liberal amounts of water
and seek medical attention for more severe burns.
Place the battery on a level surface.
Check to see that the sealing sheet has no peeling, tears,
or holes in it.
Remove the sealing sheet.
The battery is vacuum sealed. If the sealing sheet has
leaked air into the battery, it may require a longer initial
Remove the electrolyte container from the vinyl bag.
Detach the strip of caps [A] from the container and set
aside, these will be used later to seal the battery.
Do not pierce or otherwise open the sealed cells [B] of
the electrolyte container. Do not attempt to separate
Place the electrolyte container upside down with the six
sealed cells into the filler ports of the battery. Hold the
container level, push down to break the seals of all six
cells. You will see air bubbles rising into each cell as the
Do not tilt the electrolyte container.
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM 16-29