How can I find out the voltage of the battery on a 2009 Honda civic coupe

Asked by Mar 16, 2015 at 12:52 PM about the 2009 Honda Civic Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers

143,245

A multi-meter or even a simple voltage meter. If you want strictly battery voltage, check with car off. You just put the red lead on the red +Pos terminal and the Black lead on the Black --Neg battery terminal. Be sure your meter is set for voltage and in the proper voltage range, it may have a high voltage setting for checking household voltage in the 120V range But most auto parts houses will check it for you free

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
143,245

But remember, if you are having battery trouble it may show 12-13.5 Volts, but that does not mean it is pushing out enough amperage, a different thing. It needs to be load-tested.

3,225

Go to your local auto store big box franchise and check it! They will do it for free! What this does is find out how much cranking power is being used to start the car and to determine if the charging system of the car is adequatelt RECHARGING THE BATTERY ONCE STARTED, i use caps to emphasize they are doing two separate checks. 1 on the battery 2nd on the system alternator/voltage regulator ! One side note if you are going to DIY make sure multimeter is on DC Direct Current and not AC alternating current which some of the higher end units have! Make sure that pointer is at least on 20 volts or higher to get a correct reading NOT. Any reading point below 14 !hope this helps your understanding

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Anyone have a/c problems with Honda Civic? 264 answers

    We have two 2010 Honda Civics and have this problem with both of them! After the car sits for a while in the hot sun, the a/c won't work when you start the car. It does start working again after you d...

    2010 Honda Civic Coupe LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Where can i get a front right fender for a 1999 honda civic ex coupe 3 answers

    1999 Honda Civic Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Honda Civic ex 1996 3 answers

    I changed my alternator starter works battery is new After I changed he alternator I drove it , it had just started running good again! Came back home let it sit for about two hours came back and N...

    1996 Honda Civic Coupe EX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • I HAVE A 1996 HONDA CIVIC EX THAT HAS NO SPARK. READ BELOW PLEASE 4 answers

    I HAVE A 1996 HONDA CIVIC EX MODEL COUPE 1.6 V-TEC ENGINE MANUAL TRANSMISSION I BRONG THE TRANNY DOWN TO PUT ON A CLUTCH AND AFTER I INSTALLED IT AGAIN THE CAR HAS NO SPARK NOW BUT IT WAS TURNING ON...

    1996 Honda Civic Coupe EX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2007 Honda Civic ex coupe 1 answer

    Hi I have 2007 Honda Civic coupe EX 1.8L automatic and I want to get some more power any suggestions for my car

    2007 Honda Civic Coupe EX

    -

    Car Customization

Civic Coupe

Looking for a Used Civic Coupe in your area?

CarGurus has 17,067 nationwide Civic Coupe listings starting at $1,000.

ZIP:

Search Honda Civic Coupe Questions

Honda Civic Coupe Experts

#1 deb5deb5deb5deb5deb5
deb5deb5deb5deb5deb5
Reputation 1,520
#2 elmerenzo
elmerenzo
Reputation 1,490
#3 kd5qhr
kd5qhr
Reputation 990
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
1,140 Great Deals out of 65,733 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Accord Coupe
256 Great Deals out of 11,668 listings starting at $1,350
Used Honda Accord
1,189 Great Deals out of 77,750 listings starting at $969
Used Toyota Corolla
1,362 Great Deals out of 68,081 listings starting at $100
Used Ford Mustang
682 Great Deals out of 38,461 listings starting at $1,963
Used Toyota Camry
1,450 Great Deals out of 100,212 listings starting at $700
Used BMW 3 Series
1,738 Great Deals out of 40,950 listings starting at $1,250
Used Scion tC
173 Great Deals out of 4,314 listings starting at $2,300
Used Nissan Altima Coupe
97 Great Deals out of 1,921 listings starting at $2,595
Used Chevrolet Camaro
659 Great Deals out of 39,411 listings starting at $2,995
Used Mazda MAZDA3
461 Great Deals out of 27,570 listings starting at $1,995
Used Infiniti G35
120 Great Deals out of 3,623 listings starting at $2,195
Used Hyundai Genesis Coupe
91 Great Deals out of 2,658 listings starting at $5,900

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Honda Civic Coupe For Sale
3,606 listings starting at $17,509
2016 Honda Civic Coupe For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 5,982 listings starting at $16,495
2015 Honda Civic Coupe For Sale
37 Great Deals out of 621 listings starting at $11,495
2014 Honda Civic Coupe For Sale
24 Great Deals out of 443 listings starting at $10,500
2013 Honda Civic Coupe For Sale
77 Great Deals out of 947 listings starting at $8,500