Car batteries


Battery general

A car battery produces the initial spark which the ignition system uses to drive the engine. Automotive batteries also power your car stereo, run your lights and start your car.

A car battery is an integral part of your vehicle and keeping your battery in good shape will help ensure your vehicle operates effectively. It will also mean your car battery will charge more efficiently. Therefore, it is likely to last longer and reduce the chance of you being stranded with a flat battery.

Use these tips to take care of your car battery between professional services.



What causes car battery corrosion?

Maintaining clean battery terminals is important because battery corrosion will reduce the power transferring to your car, this has a considerable impact on car performance and reliability.

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Ten tips to remove battery corrosion

Here are ten comprehensive steps to removing corrosion from battery terminals safely and preventing corrosion from reoccurring.

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