When servicing the battery, do not
Batteries generate hydrogen, a highly
The battery electrolyte is shipped in a separate
container. When the unit is ready for operation, unpack
the electrolyte, remove vent caps and fill each cell of the
battery with electrolyte to 3/8 inch (0.9525 cm) above the
plates. Install vent caps.
General. The battery and the electrolyte
are shipped separately.
Battery. Refer to figure 4-2 and install the
Battery Terminal covers NSN 5940-00-
738-6272, must be installed over the
battery terminals. Covers are not
shown in figure 4-2 for clarity sake.
Electrolyte. Refer to figure 4-2 and install
the electrolyte in the battery.
Figure 4-2. Battery servicing, removal and installation.
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