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I hooked up my battery wrong. How do you get the red

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I hooked up my battery wrong . How do you get the red connection off ,it sparked when I tried ,bolt on there .
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Since yesterday ,I put it in the battery slot wrong
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no I do not think so
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 3 months ago.

Hi, my name is***** will be assisting you.

Unhook the negative cable first, this will usually keep it from sparking or arcing when you unhook the positive. You may have also blown the in line fuse when you hooked the battery up backwards.

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