e. Removal (fig. 26). The two 12-volt batteries (2) are mounted on the base of the road roller, on the left side of the
engine, directly below the forward and reverse clutch (4).
(1) Remove the battery cover.
(2) Unscrew the ground cable mounting nut (7) and disconnect the ground cable (6) from the mounting bolt (8).
Battery terminal, negative
Forward and reverse clutch
Cable clamp bolt
Battery terminal, positive
Cable clamp nut
Ground cable mounting nut
Ground cable mounting bolt
Figure 26. Batteries and cables.
(3) Loosen the ground cable terminal clamp nut and twist the terminal clamp to loosen it from the battery
terminal (5). If the clamp is corroded to the terminal, tap the clamp lightly with the wooden handle of a
screwdriver. Lift up and remove the ground cable.
Note. Do not use extreme force when removing the cable from the battery. This may
break or damage the battery terminal.
(4) Loosen the battery cable terminal clamp nut and remove the cable clamp (10) from the battery terminal (11).