Preparations For Jump
If the battery is discharged, a jump
starting procedure can be performed
using the battery and the cables of
another vehicle, or using a booster
Jump starting is dangerous if done
incorrectly, so follow the procedure in
this section carefully. If you feel unsure
about jump starting, it is strongly
recommend that you have a competent
service technician do the work.
Note: When a booster battery is being
used, comply with the utilization and
precaution instructions specified by the
Do not attempt jump starting if the battery
is frozen. It could rupture or explode and
cause personal injury.
Do not use a portable battery booster pack
or any other booster source with a system
voltage greater than 12 Volts or damage to
the battery, starter motor, alternator or
electrical system may occur.
Failure to follow this jump-starting
procedure could result in personal injury or
property damage due to battery explosion.
Failure to follow these procedures could
result in damage to the charging system of
the booster vehicle or the discharged
Jump Start Locations