Monthly Archives: August 2019

All About Your Car Battery

The car battery has an important job in your vehicle - it's what help your vehicle start and continuing running, as well as providing power to electrical components throughout. Car batteries don't last forever, and often times can be run down due to human error. Here are some frequently asked questions and answers regarding car batteries:  How long do car batteries last?  The average car battery life for a standard battery is between 4-5 years. However, very hot climates can reduce this lifespan to around 3 years. Your own driving habits can also affect the battery's lifespan, so understand when you last had a battery replacement and when you might be due next will be helpful to remember.  How do you know if a battery is still good?  If you suspect your battery is nearing the end of its life, you can either remove your car battery and bring it into our shop for a test or bring your vehicle in and we can test it. Most ... read more

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