When your car battery is working properly, it can be easy to forget about maintaining it. However, giving car batteries regular attention will help them last longer and can save you money in the long term. It is especially important to maintain car batteries during the winter months because colder temperatures cause them to work harder. There are four parts that you will need to maintain to help prevent battery failure, which include adding water and assessing the alternator as well as cleaning the battery case and clamps. Continue reading
The battery is dead, again. What happened? A few months ago, this battery would last for days. Now it is lucky to survive during the waking hours. It was fully charged last night. Today, battery life is essential, especially with the advent of smart phones that can play music, games, text message, do homework, and occasionally operate as a phone. Many people have opted to lose the land line and go completely mobile. This is all fine, until the battery dies while standing in the middle of Times Central Station with no way to charge it.