From: Matthew Russotto on
In article <hlbbg2$ars$2(a)>, root <NoEMail(a)> wrote:
>Scott in SoCal <scottenaztlan(a)> wrote:
>> I've swapped out many batteries over the years and never noticed any
>> odors coming from any of them.
>When a lead/acid battery is rapidly charged it
>emits a sulfuric acid odor.

Sulfuric acid is odorless, surprisingly enough. So is lead sulfate.
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