put new battery in but put terminals around wrong way now no power at all except a small silver box type thing is flashing a green light

Asked by Mar 24, 2016 at 01:24 AM about the 2007 Subaru Impreza 2.5 i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

put a new battery in however put terminals on wrong way around now no
power at all except a small silver box next to the fuse box has a flashing green
light

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You probably blew out the main fuse (aka fusible link). Just buy another one and be more careful with the polarity, eh? Small chance you fried the ECM, but I doubt it.

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