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I can't put into words how damn glad I am that I found this forum AND read this thread when I did !
+/- 700 mi on my new to me '02 after a $700 trip to the dealership for a tire to tire inspect & fix it (starting with brake pads) trip.....and i'll be dipped in chyt if on random inspection tonight, my neg. cable wasn't finger-tight and my pos. cable was 1/2 a wrench-turn loose......

I guess if I want someone I can TRUST to work on it, i'll have to get up off my old arse and do it my friggin' self from now on!

Crisis (and new battery or at least cable purchase) averted by the skin of my wristwatch !!
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