why did my battery explode

Asked by Jan 01, 2014 at 04:27 PM about the 1964 Ford Mustang Standard Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It was hooked to charger

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All It takes is a short in the plates. With the hydrogen that is generated, sometimes the explosion can be quite violent! Usually happens while battery is being charged rapidly.

toms right. it's probably a problem with the battery itself. most decent chargers should have over charge protection.

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