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how do I get the battery out of my 1998 chevy lumina/ls

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how do I get the battery out of my 1998 chevy lumina/ls
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Super Mechanic replied 8 years ago.

Hello and welcome to Just answer.com, Super mechanic here. About your vehicle.

You will want to remove the tie bar that is over it and the cover of the fuse box, (if that is in the way)

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REMOVAL PROCEDURE
Remove the battery hold-down retainer.
  1. Remove the battery (negative) terminal bolt with the battery ground (negative) cable from the battery.
  2. Remove the battery (positive) terminal bolt with the battery (positive) cable from the battery.
  3. Remove the battery.
  4. Remove the battery insulator from the battery.


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INSTALLATION PROCEDURE

  1. Install the battery insulator to the battery.
  2. Install the battery. NOTE :Refer to Fastener Notice in Cautions and Notices.
  3. Install the battery (positive) cable with the battery (positive) terminal bolt to the battery. Tighten Tighten the battery (positive) terminal bolt to 15 N.m (11 lb ft) .
  4. Install the battery ground (negative) cable with the battery (negative) terminal bolt to the battery.
  5. Install the battery hold-down retainer.



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