2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 240Get this manual

2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 240

ELECTRICAL Battery Check: 1Check the date label on the side of the battery to calculate when to check voltageThe battery
Batteries must be fully charged before use or battery life can be reduced by 10-30 of full potentialCharge battery for 3-5
hours using variable rate chargerDo not use the alternator to charge new batteryA high rate battery charger can cause battery
damageLow Maintenance batteries are permanently sealed at the time of manufactureThe use of lead-calcium and AGM technology
instead of lead-antimony allows the battery acid to be fully absorbedFor this reason, Low Maintenance battery case is dark
and the cell caps are not removable, since there is no need to check electrolyte levelNEVER attempt to add electrolyte or
water to Low Maintenance batteryDoing so will damage the case and shorten the life of the batteryRefer to the Battery Activation
and Maintenance Video (PN 9917987) for proper instruction on servicing Low Maintenance batteriesTo service Low Maintenance
battery: 1Remove battery from the vehicle 2Test battery with voltage meter or load tester to determine battery conditionThis