Battery arcs

50

Asked by Feb 28, 2017 at 09:53 PM about the 2000 Cadillac DeVille Sedan FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Okay, unhook the neg. Battery cable and car starts in the morning. When I hook
it up the battery arcs. What could be causing it? It's a 2000 deville.

1 Answer

114,765

The cable arcs because there is a load on the battery. In other words something is drawing power.

Your Answer:

Cadillac DeVille Experts

  • #1
    kikero
    Reputation
    2,350
  • #2
    Js08016
    Reputation
    2,120
  • #3
    Cynthiasmith
    Reputation
    1,850
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Cadillac Eldorado
306 listings starting at $2,995
Used Cadillac Seville
233 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Impala
496 Great Deals out of 26,149 listings starting at $995
Used Lincoln Town Car
29 Great Deals out of 1,449 listings starting at $899
Used Ford Mustang
315 Great Deals out of 38,413 listings starting at $1,312
Used Lincoln Continental
26 Great Deals out of 3,011 listings starting at $1,750
Used Cadillac Escalade
237 Great Deals out of 12,189 listings starting at $2,040
Used Chevrolet Corvette
82 Great Deals out of 15,194 listings starting at $3,990

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.