2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 245Get this manual

2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 245

ELECTRICAL OPEN CIRCUIT VOLTAGE State of charge 100 Charged 75 Charged 50 Charged 25 Charged Charged Conventional Lead- Acid
battery cablesRoute cables so they are tucked away in front and behind battery WARNING At 80_F NOTE: Subtract .01 from the
specific gravity reading at 40_ F CONVENTIONAL BATTERY OFF SEASON STORAGE To prevent battery damage during extended periods
of non-use, the following basic battery maintenance items must be performed: GRemove the battery from the machine and wash
the case and battery tray with mild solution of baking soda and waterRinse with lots of fresh water after cleaningNOTE: Do
not get any of the baking soda into the battery or the acid will be neutralizedGUsing wire brush or knife, remove any corrosion
from the cables and terminalsGMake sure that the electrolyte is at the proper levelAdd distilled water if necessaryGCharge
at rate no greater than 110 of the battery's amphr capacity until the electrolyte's specific gravity reaches 1.270 or greaterGStore