Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless
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AutoCraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless

Part No. AC188/A14049 Warranty Details  
Allows you to connect and disconnect battery terminals quickly and easily without the use of tools.

Product Features:
  • Epoxy coated
  • Color coded for easy identification of positive and negative connections
  • Designed for post terminal batteries
  • Designed to fit 2-6 gauge cables
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Cable Connection Type:Push On
Color:Red and Black
Container/Package Type:Blister Pack
Epoxy Coated:Yes
Material:Lead
Post Type:Top Post
Wire/Cable Gauge Size(s):2-4 ga

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AutocraftTop Post Battery Terminals, Toolless
 
4.0

(based on 15 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Can withstand use (4)
  • Improves performance (4)
  • Versatile (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Car (10)
    • RV (6)
    • Truck (6)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Auto enthusiast (6), Casual driver (4), Truck enthusiast (4), Mechanic (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Great product

    Installs easily for a perfectly snug fit. Better quality and fit than most universal battery terminals.

    Installs easily for a perfectly snug fit. Better quality and fit than most universal battery terminals.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

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    This product is a good idea, but fails in practical application. The terminals are extremely hard to get snug enough and continually come loose. I am replacing them with traditional nut and bolt...Read complete review

    This product is a good idea, but fails in practical application. The terminals are extremely hard to get snug enough and continually come loose. I am replacing them with traditional nut and bolt terminals.

    Reviewed by 15 customers

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    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Works Great

    By 

    from Hicksville, NY

    About Me Casual Driver

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Car

        Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

        I debated spending the extra dollar for this product vs the standard screw one. Glad I did. The lever makes installation and removal of the terminals a breeze. I just installed the terminals so I can't say how they will last long term. If you're considering these and the traditional version definitely go with these.

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        (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        Try something else

        By 

        from Atlanta, GA

        About Me Auto Enthusiast

        Pros

          Cons

          • Not Functional

          Best Uses

            Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

            This product is a good idea, but fails in practical application. The terminals are extremely hard to get snug enough and continually come loose. I am replacing them with traditional nut and bolt terminals.

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            (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            1.0

            Warning: issue with wires having eyelets

            By 

            from Boulder, CO

            About Me Mechanic

            Pros

            • Color Coded
            • Quick Release

            Cons

            • Epoxy Stops Conductivity

            Best Uses

              Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

              I tried these on my 1991 Toyota pickup. The wire going to the negative terminal was bare and the two going to the positive had eyelets on their ends. I installed the negative wires into the channel between the terminal bolts. The channel is not epoxy covered and conductivity was fine (but I had to make sure the wire was well set within the channel). I attached the 2 positive eyelets to the bolts and between the plate and the terminal. The terminals under the plate are epoxy covered and there was no conductivity. My guess is that you could file the epoxy off and they would work with eyelets. I just put back my original positive terminal and called it a day.

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              (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              works as advertised

              By 

              from Southeast Tn.

              About Me Auto Enthusiast, Shade tree mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer
              Level 3

              Pros

              • Can Withstand Use
              • Easy to install
              • Improves Performance

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

                  They were easy to install, and are easy to recognize which is positive or negative. they work as advertised, you can install or remove from battery post without tools in seconds. Wish I had bought these a long time ago.

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                  (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Good Battery Posts

                  By 

                  from Biloxi, MS

                  About Me Casual Driver

                  Verified Buyer
                  3 or more reviews submitted

                  Pros

                  • Can Withstand Use
                  • Improves Comfort
                  • Versatile

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Car

                    Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

                    Easy to Install and Use

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                    (5 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Battery Posts

                    By 

                    from Biloxi, MS

                    About Me Casual Driver

                    Verified Buyer
                    3 or more reviews submitted

                    Pros

                    • Improves Comfort
                    • Versatile

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Car

                      Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

                      Easy to install and use.

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                      (5 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      1.0

                      Buy a standard set of connectors!

                      By 

                      from Feasterville Pa

                      Helpful Reviewer

                      Pros

                        Cons

                        • Comes Loose Often
                        • Not Functional

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

                          I have had these connectors for 6 months and they continue to come loose, despite having them professionally serviced more than once. They are very easy to install but they are not worth the hassel of always having them come loose and my truck not starting until I go under the hood and manually tighten them. Buy different connectors...

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                          (4 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Great replacement battery terminals

                          By 

                          from Austin, TX

                          About Me Auto Enthusiast, Engineer, Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

                          Verified Buyer
                          Level 3

                          Pros

                          • Can Withstand Use
                          • Easy Battery Disconnect

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Car
                            • Garage
                            • RV
                            • Truck

                            Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

                            Makes it easy to disconnect the battery when doing maintenance or replacing the battery. Solid construction.

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                            (5 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            4.0

                            Worked great

                            By 

                            from Lafayette, IN

                            About Me Casual Driver

                            Verified Buyer
                            Helpful Reviewer

                            Pros

                            • Easy install

                            Cons

                            • None Yet

                            Best Uses

                            • All Battery Terminals

                            Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

                            Have a fixer upper and a steady pull from battery that I haven't traced yet this product makes it easy to disconnect battery and reconnect.

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                            (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            4.0

                            nice Product

                            By 

                            from Georgia

                            About Me Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

                            Verified Buyer
                            Level 3

                            Pros

                            • Quick Disconnect
                            • Sturdy
                            • Versatile

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Car
                              • RV
                              • Truck

                              Comments about Autocraft Top Post Battery Terminals, Toolless:

                              I do a lot of electrical work on my jeep due to bad wiring (its a jeep, lol) and aftermarket lighting, etc and it got really tiring having to bring out the wrench every time i had to remove the terminals from the battery, but leaving them loose enough to remove isn't a good idea, with these terminals it takes all of 5 seconds to remove the terminals and reattach them! the only thing i didnt like was how small the area for the wiring was but its a standard size for most terminals. I will also be purchasing a set to add to our camper so we can change out the battery or disconnect it quickly when needed.

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                              • Q:

                                Do you stock or are you aware of any rubber boot or cover that fits over this battery terminal?
                                Asked on 7/7/2014 by Dan

                                1 answer

                              • Q:

                                I purchased a battery from advance auto for my car but battery is smaller than the original as a result the terminal posts keep causing it to disconnect and the car wont start so will these toolless terminal post work to fix this problem
                                Asked on 9/8/2011 by clark from colonial heights va

                                1 answer

                                • CUSTOMER CARE

                                  A:

                                  Yes, it should work with your problem. For further assistance please feel free to call 1-877-238-2623 and one of our representatives will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                                  Answered on 9/9/2011 by Dennis from AAP
                              • Q:

                                please post a pic of the BACK side of the terminal ... b/c need to know how the nuts are attached ... thx!
                                regards,
                                sun
                                in alabama
                                Asked on 12/18/2010 by sun from huntsville, al 35801

                                1 answer

                                • CUSTOMER CARE

                                  A:

                                  Thank you for your suggestion, we will forward your request to our design team for further review.

                                  Answered on 12/19/2010 by Ron the Auto Parts Rebel from AAP
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