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Re: Whats on top of my battery?
Under the leaf in your picture, is a standard battery clamp (10mm spanner). Change as normal, disconnecting -Ve first & refitting last. That whole assembly will come off in one piece, cables thereon are best left undisturbed. Do check them for tightness though.
Check too, charging, Tragic Alternators have a hard life, due to the thermoplungers.
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