Do’s & Don’ts

Battery & Charger


  • Keep FLAME, SPARKS, METALLIC OBJECTS away from top of battery.
  • Add water FREQUENTLY to maintain CORRECT level.
  • Read instructions on Proper charger setting
  • Allow battery to charge fully before using.
  • Use Hydrometer to check state of charge.
  • Keep battery top area clean and dry.
  • Allow battery to COOL down before using after charging.
  • Keep charging equipment in good repair; clean occasionally by blowing out with compressed air.
  • Give COLD batteries EXTRA time to charge.
  • Wash and neutralize batteries when required.


  • Don't over discharge batteries.
  • Don't add TOO MUCH water.
  • Don't change batteries UNNECESSARILY.
  • Don't Disconnect battery before turning charger off.
  • Don't damage connectors by dropping on floor.
  • Don't lift batteries with chains only USE A SPREADER BAR.
  • Don't MEDDLE with charger adjustments.
  • Don't add anything other than water to batteries.
  • Don't ignore problems. Eliminate them with proper action.
  • Don't GUESS about batteries and chargers. ASK questions – be informed, be safe and productive


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