Using Foxwell BT715 to do battery tests for vehicles will definitely give customers an unforgettable professional style of experience. Awesome!
But what’s the exact meaning of Battery Test?
Battery Test is mainly used to check the cold cranking capability and the aging status of the battery. It informs the user to replace the battery before the battery is getting aged.
Battery Test step-by-step guide:
Part 1: Learn how to connect the tester
<1>. Clean the battery posts or side terminals.
<2>. Connect the red clamp to the positive (+) terminal and the black clamp to the negative (-) terminal.
<3>. Rock the clamps back and forth to make sure the clamps are firmly connected. In case the connection is poor, a “CHECK CONNECTION” message displays.
<4>. When the tester is correctly connected, it boots up automatically and shows the voltage of the battery.
Do not connect the tester to a voltage source greater than 30VDC; otherwise, you may damage the tester; If you are testing inside a vehicle, make sure all accessory loads are cut off, the key is not in the ON position and the doors are closed.
Part 2: the detailed steps of starting battery test
<1>. Scroll with the UP or DOWN button to highlight Battery Test from Main Menu and press the ENTER key.
<2>. Scroll with the UP or DOWN button to highlight the voltage from Main Menu and press the ENTER key.
<3>. Scroll with the UP or DOWN button to highlight the TEST TYPE from Main Menu and press the ENTER key.
<4>. Scroll with the UP or DOWN button to highlight OUT OF VEHICLE or IN VEHICLE from the BATTERY LOCATION menu and press ENTER to select the battery location.
<5>. Scroll with the UP or DOWN button to highlight TOP POST or SIDE POST from the POST TYPE menu and press ENTER to select the battery post type
<6>. Scroll with the UP or DOWN button to select the battery type from the BATTERY TYPE menu and press ENTER to confirm.
<7>. Scroll with the UP or DOWN button to select the battery standard from the BATTERY STANDARD menu and press ENTER to confirm. Not all rating systems are available for each application.
Check the Global Rating System below:
<8>. Use the UP or DOWN button to change the measuring range till you enter the correct range of your battery. Press ENTER to start the test.
<9>. View test results on the screen. Depending on battery status, one of the following test results may display.
There are five kinds of Test Results that one of them will display on the unit screen, which tells you whether your car battery is in good condition or not. Then you can decide whether to keep it used continually or replace it.
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