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I replaced my battery on my 2010 escalade now I have no

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I replaced my battery...
I replaced my battery on my 2010 escalade now I have no power
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Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago
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Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

no power at all?no lights come on?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
None whatsoever
Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

did it have any power at all before the new battery

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I went to buy it in escalade. ...
Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok.are you sure the new battery has power?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I even put old one back and same thing ..no power
Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok,,

this makes little sense,,did you cross the battery leads at any time?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No...not at all
Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok,,this leads me to beleive that the problem is the battery cables themselves

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Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

tell me,,why did you replace the battery?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
It was dying after leaving door open for 5 minutes
Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok..

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Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

i would think the problem is with the battery cables

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Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

from the way you explain,this is the only logical reason not to have power

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Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

you need to make sure that the cables are tight and clean at all four points

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Cadillac Mechanic: tim's auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

the battery + and -...the engine - and the starter +

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