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Post the year, make and model of the vehicle (in new question) and one of us can tell you if it is negative or positive ground.

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โˆ™ 2020-04-24 15:48:57

MY VEHICLE IS Ford Fiesta AUTO, year 2016. could you please tell me,

is it negative or positive-ground

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My vehicle is a 1997 Ford Fiesta. Is it negative-ground or is positive-ground?

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