Knowing how to start a cold car engine can really save you in the winter months. Here are a few helpful tips to get you moving.
Your battery hold-down keeps your battery in place to prevent damage to it and other parts under the hood. Here’s how often you should check it.
Learn some tips for how to service a car battery before winter weather leaves you stranded.
The effect of temperature on battery life can be profound, especially in extreme hot and cold weather. Learn how to care for your battery year-round.
We usually don’t pay much attention to the car battery unless something stops working, but how does a car battery work in the first place?
Car batteries provide a vehicle’s life force. We rely on them to get our cars started and keep them running, to power helpful onboard accessories and even to charge electronic devices. The average car battery life can be anywhere from three to five years, but the exact…
If you’ve ever asked yourself “Where is My Car Battery?” you might be surprised to find out it’s not always under the hood.
Most batteries in today’s vehicles fancy themselves “maintenance free,” but that’s not entirely true. This just means you won’t be concerning yourself with pulling terminals or pouring electrolyte. Actually, these batteries require attention to stay in good shape…
There are many reasons to learn how to jump a car battery. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you learn how to save money and not call a tow truck.
Solid Serpentine Alternator Pulleys and Automatic Belt Tensioners were first utilized by Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) in 1979. Their sole purpose was to transmit power to the alternator using one … Continue Reading Alternator Pulley Evolution