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Testing Car Battery – Tests Types And Results

Most people who have difficulty starting their car usually begin with replacing their battery. While this may be the problem on some occasions, you could be throwing away a significant amount of money. Testing your car battery is an easy way to ensure whether or not the battery is the cause of your cars sudden failure to turn over. Vehicles usually contain a starting, lighting ignition (SLI) battery which initiates a cranking, or shallow cycle that provides a surge of

Car Battery Voltage – Too High and Too Low Causes

Although you may find yourself wanting to toss your car battery to the side of the road because your car won’t start and you’re late for work, a dead car battery doesn’t always need to be replaced. There are several reasons your car battery voltage may be too low, or in some cases even too high. With a couple of inexpensive tools and less than an hour of your time you can determine if you need to purchase a new battery by testing your car battery yourself.