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I read about the throttle body grounding mod and decided to do it today. I should've connected one side of the wire to the throttle body first but I connected the wire to the battery first instead. It was cold so my hands were shaking a little. Then while I was trying to unscrew the bolt on the throttle body I accidently made connection to the positive terminal of the battery. Of course the sparks came out I grabbed the wire right away but still it melted a tiny bit of the positiveterminal of the battery (like it was welded). So my concern is that would it damage anything? So far my car runs okay I've only noticed a tiny bit of gain on the throttle response, but for few dollars of material it wasn't bad. I hope I didn't kill anything. :(
 

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Certainly is bad for the battery cells, but you probably didn't do more then take a few months off the life of the battery.
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Thats what fuses are for. They keep you from damaging things. If anything you popped a shitload of fuses, or none at all.
 

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thanks guys. I appreciate it. Now I don't have to worry about it anymore.
 
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