BATTERIES, TERMINALS, AND CABLES SERVICE--Continued
Inspect battery area for excessive dirt and corrosion. Clean battery area with mixture of baking
soda and water, then flush battery area with clean water (refer to TM 9-6140-200-14).
Check cables (6) for frayed insulation. If insulation is frayed or worn, notify Organizational
Check terminals (5) for looseness. If loose, notify Organizational maintenance.
Proceed to step 6 if vehicle is equipped with maintenance-
Remove 12 vent fill caps (7) and check water level. Water level must be just below ring at bottom of
each cell opening. If water level is low, notify Organizational maintenance. Install 12 vent fill
Install battery cover (4), two new self-locking nuts (1), and washers (2) to holddown bracket (3).
END OF TASK