Install LiBCM Equipped Battery

Follow these instructions to install a pre-assembled LiBCM IMA battery into your car

0: Watch the safety video

1: Remove existing NiMH battery

2: Modify IMA bay

3: Install edge trim grommet

4: Install LiBCM IMA battery

Addendum: LiBCM units shipped after 2022MAY contain a large ferrite core, which reduces conducted noise inside the IMA bay.  Before connecting the high current HVDC cables to the junction board (at 2:00 into the video above), route BOTH high current HVDC cables through this (non-conductive) ferrite core.  I will eventually add this step to the videos... for now, the cables should look like this once routed through the ferrite hole: