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My KIA FORTE 2015 I cleaned battery positive terminal and…

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My KIA FORTE 2015...

My KIA FORTE 2015 I cleaned battery positive terminal and now the car wont start at all

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?

Thats why I disconnected to clean it, put back right, but is completely dead

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Forte yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes, it was running fine, just cleaned the terminal thats all

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No, I just want to start the car

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Kia
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Just so you know when doing that always remove negative battery cable first then positive and install in reverse order, so now you want to check your main fuses underhood to see which one is blown

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