Originally Posted by FiskerPhilly
Some pics of battery removed and uncovered. And yes its as dangerous as it looks
Anyone who's ever accidentally welded a screwdriver to a car via the ordinary 12V lead-acid battery should have a healthy respect for batteries already.
(The Li-ion batteries in EVs—or even cell phones and computers, for that matter—are willing to put out the same kind of current, and in EVs they are generally strung together to make 300 to 400 volts, depending on EV details.)