2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 414Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 414

ELECTRICAL Low Maintenance Battery Battery Check: NOTE: All Low Maintenance batteries are fully charged and tested at the
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 batteriesNOTE: New Batteries: Batteries
must be fully charged before use or battery life will be reduced by 10-30 of full potentialCharge battery for 3-5 hours at
current equivalent of 110 of the battery's rated amphour capacityDo not use the alternator to charge new battery(Refer to
Battery Activation and Maintenance video PN 9917987) NEVER 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 Maintenance Video (PN 9917987) for proper