1. Maximum level mark
2. Minimum level mark
5. Place the battery on a level sur-
face, and then check the electro-
lyte level in the battery.
The electrolyte should be between the
minimum and maximum level marks.
6. If the electrolyte is at or below the
minimum level mark, add distilled
water to raise the electrolyte to the
maximum level mark.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND MINOR REPAIR
Electrolyte is poisonous and
dangerous since it contains sul-
furic acid, which causes severe
burns. Avoid any contact with
skin, eyes or clothing and al-
ways shield your eyes when
working near batteries. In case
of contact, administer the fol-
lowing FIRST AID.
• EXTERNAL: Flush with plenty
• INTERNAL: Drink large quan-
tities of water or milk and im-
mediately call a physician.
• EYES: Flush with water for
15 minutes and seek prompt
Batteries produce explosive hy-
drogen gas. Therefore, keep
sparks, flames, cigarettes, etc.,
away from the battery and pro-
vide sufficient ventilation when
charging it in an enclosed
KEEP THIS AND ALL BATTER-
IES OUT OF THE REACH OF
Use only distilled water, as tap water
contains minerals that are harmful
to the battery.
7. Check and, if necessary, tighten
the positive battery lead to the
positive battery terminal.
8. Place the battery in the battery
9. Connect and tighten the negative
battery lead to the negative battery