How to Clean Battery Terminals
Checking your battery connections so that your car is getting the juice it needs to run properly is easy and only takes a few minutes.
Make sure vehicle is off
Dont touch the terminals to its counterpart
Careful of battery acid
water/baking soda solution
corrosion removal fluid
Step 1: Remove battery cables
Remove your battery cables, starting with the negative terminal first.
Step 2: Clean terminal posts
Clean the terminal posts using a wire brush and corrosion removal tool. Save money and make your own mixture using a water and baking soda solution.
Step 3: Rinse terminals
Rinse the terminals with water and dry with a rag.
Step 4: Reinstall battery cables
Re-install your battery cables starting with the positive one first.