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Learn2 Jump-Start a Car (continued)
Step 3: Start the car

Stand back from the hood areas of the cars. Do not smoke while you're doing this. Safety goggles are a good idea.

  • Start the car that's providing the jump start.
  • Wait a moment, then try to start the car with the dead battery. If it does not start, stop trying and wait a few moments longer. Try again for no more than thirty seconds.

If the car has not started by now, chances are that it's not going to. If this is the worst thing that happens to you in life, consider yourself a very lucky person.

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Step 1: Make Sure The Battery is Not Damaged
Step 2: Attach the Cables
Step 3: Start the car
Step 4: Disconnect the cables


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