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Why can you start a car with a battery outside of the car?


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2012-06-14 22:39:03
2012-06-14 22:39:03

Sure, connect it to the car with jumper cables.


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Correct, a car will not start with a disconnected battery

No, a defibrillator will not jump start a car battery.

Certainly, a loose wire on the car battery can cause the car not to start.

Get a donor car and use it's battery to start your car. You will need a set of quality jumper cables. Or you can charge the dead battery on the car for about 2 hours with a good 10 amp battery charger.

Yes, if your car battery is the same voltage as the ATV battery.

Weak battery and no gas can both cause a no start.Weak battery and no gas can both cause a no start.

You can get a new battery, you can jump start the car with jumper cables and another car with a charged battery. You can also put a battery charger on your battery to give it a charge.

A starter does drain a battery. The battery holds a charge so that you can use your starter to start the car. After the car is started the alternator recharges your battery and runs your car and all it's accessories. If your car won't start or is having a hard time starting you can drain your battery by repeated unsuccessful attempts to start it.

if the battery is good and charged sure

No, You do not need a key fob to start a car. When starting a car, you put the key in the ignition and turn. Power comes from car battery, not from the key fob battery!

The car will then be unable to start.

Yes. The battery post only has to have very little corrosion to make you car not start.

When the car doesn't start.

the battery job is to start the car so the alternator will kick in after the car is running

If your car battery is dead, you will not be able to start your vehicle without a jump using jumper cables. When the car won't start and the lights on the dash aren't working, it is most likely your battery.

The battery is used to start the car, and then the alternator takes over to keep the supply of power and to recharge the battery.

you probably have a problem with the battery cables

my battery is good but having problems with starting

NO You have to many AMPS from a car, you can jump start it butdon't charge it.

If you are using it to turn on the car a good battery would help.

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If the other cells are still good, it's not too cold outside, and you don't have to crank it for long - then they usually will.

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