Ever heard of the saying one size fits all? If there's one thing true about car batteries, that's not it. If you ever find yourself asking, "What size of car battery do I need and how can I be sure am getting the right one?" then the answer you're looking for lies in three important words: car owner manual. Yes, it's that easy—but not that simple. While it's true that … [Read more...] about What Size of Car Battery Do I Need?
Why won't my car start? It's a question that leaves car owners scratching their heads as it does have a number of explanations. A foremost possibility? Your car battery may be corroded. Battery corrosion, besides leaving an unsightly mess under the hood, hinders efficient distribution of power from the battery to the rest of your vehicle. It creates charging … [Read more...] about Can Battery Corrosion Keep a Car from Starting?
If you’ve spent any time under a hood you’ve seen crusty nasty battery terminals and may have thought nothing over it or simply brushed some off and waited for it to appear again. Cleaning the battery terminals is great preventative maintenance and prevents your car from having charging starting issues that end up costing way more to diagnose in the future. Let … [Read more...] about How to Clean Corrosion from Battery Terminals