battery connected backwards

Discussion in 'KJ General Discussion' started by Charles Loesch, Jan 17, 2021.

  1. Charles Loesch

    Charles Loesch New Member

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    My wife connected her new battery backwards and now won't run more than 15 minutes at idle before shutting down and needing jumped. Battery was checked and is ok. Please help!
     
  2. Billwill

    Billwill Full Access Member

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    What Year/Model is this Jeep?

    Does it only idle for 15 minutes or can you drive it for 15 minutes?

    Any warning lights showing on the cluster?o_O
     
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  3. LibertyTC

    LibertyTC Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Welcome Charles to the forum. Sorry to hear about the reverse polarity situation.
    Bill is our electrical specialist, & will certainly be able to help you.
     
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