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By YOUCANIC on May 16, 2019

How to change battery Honda Civic 2012-2017

In this step-by-step guide, you will find instructions on how to change the battery on 9th generation Honda Civic.

What you will need


  1. Park your vehicle in a safe area and remove the key from the ignition. Set the parking brakes. parked honda civic


  2. Open the hood by pulling the hood release under the dashboard. 
  3. Locate the battery. honda civic battery replacement  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016


  4. Disconnect the negative battery terminal. 
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  5. Disconnect the positive battery terminal. hond civic battery


  6. Remove the bracket that holds the battery in place. 
  7. Remove the old battery and place the new battery in the battery tray. Caution:Car batteries are heavy.
  8. Reinstall the battery bracket.
  9. Clean the battery terminals using a battery terminal brush
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  10. Connect the positive battery terminal first. 
  11. Connect the negative battery terminal last. 
  12. Spray battery terminal protects whenever possible to prevent corrosion and improve the connection at the terminals. 
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Honda Civic

  • 2012–2015 (North America)
  • 2012–2016 (Asia-Pacific)
  • 2012–2017 (Europe)
  • 2014–2017 (estate)

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