1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 230Get this manual

1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 230

ELECTRICAL Battery Test ing WARNING: Whenever installing batteries, care should betaken to avoid the possibility of explosion
Fill battery with electrolyte to upper level marks on caseSet battery aside and allow it to cool and stabilize for 12 hourAdd
electrolyte to bring level back to upper level mark on caseNOTE: This is the last time that electrolyte should be addedIf
the level becomes low after this point, add only distilled waterCharge battery at 13 of its amphr rating for up to hrsNOTE:
This charge rate is to be used only on new batteries during the first-time chargeAfter this charge, they should be charged
at the normal charge rate of 1110 of amphrCheck specific gravity of each cell with hydrometer to assure each has reading
of 1.270 or higher Battery Testing There are three tests which can easily be made to determine battery's conditionWhenever
the complaint is related to either the starting or charging systems, the battery should be checked firstOCVOpen Circuit Voltag
Test Battery voltage should be checked with digital multitesterReadings of 12.4 or less require further battery testing and