Honda Civic (with Cable Sensor) Battery Replacement – The Battery Shop

Some vehicles like this 2012 Honda Civic have a sensor on the negative battery terminal. Although replacing a battery on a vehicle like this is a fairly straight forward procedure, there are a few extra steps you are going to have to take regarding the sensor. Although this video may provide you with the basic procedures, we recommend that you check with the vehicle manufacture’s step by step procedures found in service/repair manuals for the vehicle you are working on.

The use of a memory saving procedure will keep the vehicle’s computers memory’s alive during the battery replacement procedure. Refering to our Memory Saving video will provide you with various memory saving procedures that can be used according to vehicle manufacturer’s requirements.

Some late model vehicles must have the 12 volt battery registered with the vehicle’s Battery Control Module or Computer after replacement. See these videos on Battery registration and coding for more details on the procedures at &

Always wear safety glasses and gloves when working with or near batteries.