1934 Plymouth Battery explodes - classic car maintenance in storage | Hagerty Article


VEHICLE COVERED: 1934 Plymouth Rumble

WHAT WENT WRONG: A beautiful’34 Plymouth was parked in storage, and the driver had attached a battery tender to ensure it received an adequate charge while it wasn’t being used. Unfortunately, the battery ran out of water. The continuous charge prompted the battery to explode.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2010/07/15/losses-and-lessons-battery-blowout-in-a-1934-plymouth