1997 Buick Riviera removing positive battery terminal

Tiny
BPOOLGUY1
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  • 1997 BUICK RIVIERA
  • 6 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 130,000 MILES
Hi, I have dirty terminal on the positive side of the battery. For some reason I can't get the terminal off. Is there any special tool that I need?
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Sunday, February 8th, 2009 AT 12:42 PM

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Sunday, February 8th, 2009 AT 12:50 PM
Tiny
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Hello
Thanks for the donation.

No special tool is needed. Wedge your wrench underneath the battery terminal if the nut is too tight. Sometimes because of corrosion, the nut and bolt can become too tight or deteriorated to remove with the wrench. In this case, place the wrench under the terminal and "pop" up to release the grip.

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Sunday, February 8th, 2009 AT 1:32 PM

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