Battery cable help.


ben_2_go

Member
Joined
Aug 24, 2007
Messages
138
Reaction score
1
Points
18
Location
Third rock from sun
Vehicle Year
2001
Make / Model
Turd
Engine Size
2.5 crap
Transmission
Automatic
My credo
None at all.
'01 Ranger with 2.5 and auto. My truck left me stranded. After working on it, I found the battery cables are bad. Does the positive cable make any stops between the battery and the starter? I want to replace it but I don't want to tare apart the wiring harness to do it. I thought I would cut back the old cable and run the new one in parallel. I know there is a smaller wire that runs from the battery clamp to the power distribution block. I'll replace that one as well.
 


Rock Auto 5% Discount Code: CFB3B5F7F32B37 Expires: March 30, 2020

RonD

Well-known member
Joined
Jun 2, 2012
Messages
14,438
Reaction score
1,078
Points
113
Location
canada
Vehicle Year
1994
Make / Model
Ford
Transmission
Manual
I show 2 positive cables, one to starter motor and one to fuse box

No in between connections
 

ben_2_go

Member
Joined
Aug 24, 2007
Messages
138
Reaction score
1
Points
18
Location
Third rock from sun
Vehicle Year
2001
Make / Model
Turd
Engine Size
2.5 crap
Transmission
Automatic
My credo
None at all.
I show 2 positive cables, one to starter motor and one to fuse box

No in between connections
Thanks. That was what I was thinking. I plan to replace both as I have been having some electrical issues lately, along with the ground cable.
 


Top