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PostPosted: Thu Sep 08, 2011 1:19 pm
Post subject: E28 battery charging question

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Does the e28 have a positive battery terminal site like newer BMWs?

I'd like to hook up my Schumacher XC75 battery charger and I wasn't able to spot a site for the positive cable other than the battery terminal itself. The negative, I assume, goes to the ground/engine lift bracket.

Alas, I haven't bought at Bentley manual and my old Chilton manual isn't specific enough about the e28.

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 09, 2011 1:38 am
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You can just put positive cable to positive post and negative cable to negative post when using a battery charger. Just remember that negative should always come off first and be put on last.
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Since the battery is mounted in the front of the car, you connect straight to the battery. Good luck!

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gracias!

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