Auto Systems and Repair: Battery

Symptoms of Wear or Failure

  • Engine may crank slowly or not at all
  • Engine may stall while driving
  • The battery may leak causing corrosion on the cable ends, mounting surface, and points below the battery

Related Repair Advice

  • The battery cable ends should be inspected for corrosion and cleaned or replaced as necessary whenever the battery is replaced
  • The average useful life of a vehicle battery is around four years. This time will increase/decrease depending on the integrity and performance of the charging system.
  • High-quality replacement batteries are recommended due to the extensive electrical systems used in modern vehicles. The new battery must meet or exceed the specifications of the original battery.
  • it is important that the charging system is thoroughly checked after the new battery is installed. Otherwise, you may have recurring issues.

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