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How do you raise an engine hatch with a dead battery? Thanks

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How do you raise an engine hatch with a dead battery? Thanks so much have a great 4th of July
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Charles replied 1 year ago.
Get yourself a plug in for the 12V outlet. Attack two wires to it. The hook those wires to a battery source. Positive ti the center of the plug and negative to the outer wire. Then pres the button to raise the hatch. If you are going to charge the dead battery, you will need to have a jump box on it for a bit to keep the charger going.

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