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I connected battery terminals wrong

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I connected battery terminals wrong
Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Cadillac
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Cadillac Mechanic: Amedee, Cadillac Technician replied 10 months ago
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Hello and welcome!

My name isCustomerand I can assist you with your question.

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Cadillac Mechanic: Amedee, Cadillac Technician replied 10 months ago

What seems to be the issue with the vehicle now?

Does it not start? Does it run rough, is the check engine light on?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Does not start, no lights on
Cadillac Mechanic: Amedee, Cadillac Technician replied 10 months ago

Got it! 9 times out of 10 there is a blown fuse or fuses when the battery cables get hooked up backwards.

I would start by checking the main fuses under the hood first and then work your way to the fuses inside the vehicle.

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Which fuses should I check
Cadillac Mechanic: Amedee, Cadillac Technician replied 10 months ago

All of them

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Cadillac Mechanic: Amedee, Cadillac Technician replied 10 months ago

Hello there!

I am just checking in to see how things are going and to see if you need any further assistance?

If so, please let me know as I will be happy to help.

Best Regards,

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