The car runs and drives perfectly and is in excellent shape for its age especially the interior. Airbag Light is off now. The battery sits directly on the floor pan beneath passenger seat. I believe this is my 3rd one. They all hold up to harsh enviroments and so far all have outlasted the warranty by 2-3 years.
With a 12V drain the light will shine. It is a wire length connection on the rear passenger side close to the exit door threshold. The normal power used is called parasitic draw. Most of our automotive and marine oil filters come with a 1 inch nut welded to the top of the canister so they can be easily wrenched-off with a standard tool. Will never use them again. To see if drain continues. Posted on Apr 05, 2009 If you have a voltage tester check the voltage of the battery after you charge it.
Charge the battery and replace if necessary as determined by a load test at your local Walmart, Sears, or auto parts store. Different styles are available, including the pop-out type with a short or long knob for dashboard and panel applications. When it comes to your Cadillac DeVille, you want parts and products from only trusted brands. Enjoy reliable starting power with no maintenance every season. If not, then the battery went dead. Aug 08, 2010 Was the car still running when you got up? If you do not have a voltage tester just start the engine and disconnect one lead from the battery.
You would think with a 4hr notice they would have at least checked it and charged it. Check the gage on the charger, if it reads 0 you have a bad connection or Battery check your connections and try again. Probably your voltage regulator or alternator. If you have heated rear seats there is small connection you may need to disconnect to free up the seat for removal. Bottom Line Submitted 2019-01-09 By William From Undisclosed Guys were great, replaced my Motocraft battery in a cold rain and did so with a smile. So I checked the date on the battery and it was just a little over 5 years old.
Enjoy reliable starting power with no maintenance every season. No signs of life at all. Later to find out that they are better for cars with a lot of electronic things. The patented formula protects against corrosion of all cooling system metals, including aluminum, while providing maximum freeze-up and boil-over protection. When the dead engine starts and the alternator fields are flashed in the dead car it causes a voltage spike that will eventually blow a good alternator. I wrote this for any others out there pulling their hair out. Installed in a 2016 Subaru Outback 4 cyl to replace the original battery that only had 356 amps.
A fully charged good battery should read 12. Tired of having old battery jumped after 10 minutes of listening to the radio on accessory mode. We tried a yellowtop at a local mechanics suggestion. It is kind of like a up and out motion. Overall great car fully serviced and with many more years of life in it.
Certain accessories such as clocks, radios remote door openers and alarms always need power. The battery has a rubber type hold down. The battery is large and heavy. I am happy with the decision. I didn't know where to begin.
Enjoy reliable starting power with no maintenance every season. Jul 16, 2013 I suspect parasitic draw. Your Cadillac DeVille is the definition of timeless elegance, and your luxuriously designed town car may be the reason why you spend more time on the road than you do any other place in the world. If not either the battery is defective or there is a short somewhere else. Had to call my friend to come back and jump me,it took awhile and had to let my car run while I was at work to charge the new battery. Take your car to a nearby business that tests your battery and charging system for free, around here Shucks and Les Schwab do that kind of thing.
Autocraft Gold automotive batteries are engineered for maximum starting power in any climate. All in all it worked and did what it was meant to do albeit at the cost of me having to scratch my head a little bit and play jigsaw puzzle to figure out and put together the pieces I needed to use. I had the floor pan repaired and had rinocoat sprayed on to prevent future problems. Don't want to bother with installing your Autocraft Gold battery? Cranks much faster no matter the temperature. Advance Auto Parts offers helpful advice about a variety of products, including car batteries. Installed in a 2016 Subaru Outback 4 cyl to replace the original battery that only had 356 amps. The stored energy can also be used when the car isn't running to power electrical accessories.