Jump Starting a Car

Hal Olson

1- Park both cars next to each other.
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2- Connect the red, positive end of the cable to the positive terminal of the working battery.


Proceed to do the same with the other end of the cable for the other battery.
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3- Connect the black, negative end of the cable to the negative terminal of the working battery. Do the same with the other end of the cable for the other battery.
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4- Start the working car.
5- Wait a minute, then attempt to start the non-working car.
6- Once the formerly non-working car has started, leave the engine running for a few minutes to allow the battery to charge.
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7- Disconnect the black cable, starting with the now-working car's terminal before disconnecting from the other car before doing the same with the red cable.
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