Risk of electric shock or burn. Do not touch with fingers, jewelry or other metal objects. Only to be serviced by a qualified technician. Failure to follow instructions can result in death or serious injury. (08804b)
This vehicle contains a high voltage Rechargeable Energy Storage System (RESS). An improperly handled or damaged RESS can cause electrical shock and/or fire, which will result in death or serious injury.
  • RESS must only be serviced by a qualified technician using proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Do not touch RESS connecter terminals with fingers, tools, jewelry, or other metal objects.
  • Do not disconnect, disassemble, or use RESS for other than its intended use.
  • Improper charging, impact or exposure to fire can damage the RESS.
  • A damaged RESS can leak electrolyte and/or generate flammable gas.
1. Unplug charging cord.
2. Place OFF/RUN switch in OFF position.
3. See Figure 1. Remove screws (1).
4. Lift top cover (3) straight up to disengage from mounting grommets (2).
1. See Figure 1. Install top cover (3) to mounting grommets (2).
2. Install screws (1). Tighten.
Torque: 5–7 N·m (44–62 in-lbs)
1Screw (2)
2Mounting grommet (2)
3Top cover
Figure 1. Top Cover