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by bennelson
Wed Sep 04, 2013 12:52 pm
Forum: Private For Sale, Want To Buy
Topic: Wanted: info or leads on used or salvage
Replies: 17
Views: 8847

Re: Wanted: info or leads on used or salvage

Hey Guys, I have that complete "water damaged" purple iMIEV. The batteries are shot, but the body is in perfect condition. It would be an excellent vehicle to combine with a wreck to make one good working EV. I'd be interested in either buying a wrecked vehicle or selling mine to somebody ...
by bennelson
Wed Feb 27, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: General / Main Owners Forum
Topic: Taking Apart a Flooded i-MiEV
Replies: 13
Views: 6594

Taking Apart a Flooded i-MiEV

Hi Everyone! I bought a flood-damaged Mitsubishi i-MiEV, sight-unseen through an online auto-auction. I've worked on a number of DIY electric vehicle projects, including building my own electric motorcycle, car, and hybrid, so I was hoping I could figure out what was wrong with the car and fix it up...
by bennelson
Mon Feb 18, 2013 9:15 am
Forum: Batteries and Battery Management
Topic: How to remove main battery pack?
Replies: 41
Views: 20144

Re: How to remove main battery pack?

Aha! I figured it out.

Removing the small access panel reveals the actual power connections. I remove the bolt holding in the electrical terminal and then the bolt on the outside, and the cable pulls through the case.

Any info from anyone who has ever pulled a battery is still appreciatted!
by bennelson
Mon Feb 18, 2013 7:50 am
Forum: Batteries and Battery Management
Topic: How to remove main battery pack?
Replies: 41
Views: 20144

How to remove main battery pack?

Hi folks, I'm working on a salvaged Mitsubishi i-Miev and I need to remove the MAIN battery. After taking off the belly pan, it's pretty obvious what bolts to pull that hold the pack to the frame of the car. After that, it would just be lowered, similar to removing a large gas tank. However, it is N...

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