Have you ever had one of those days that you need to rush to a meeting or another function and suddenly you realise that you car is not working? Is this is the case certainly you are not alone since car batteries can stop working for various reasons. However, regular battery maintenance practices can help it last longer, and eliminate those frustrating moments.
A regular car battery lasts about 3 years, after which you will need to replace it with a new one regardless of how much you try to recharge it. on the other hand, you might have the battery power draining out more quickly depending on how you use it, which can include leaving interior lights on when not in use as well as failing to drive the car regularly, however, you can make the car last longer by consulting The Battery Guys for additional advice.
If you would like to prolong the life of your battery, there are a few things that you need to consider. The first one and the most important is safety, where you must wear a pair of safety goggles and rubber gloves. Then using an adjustable wrench, remove the battery by first loosening the terminal grips and then removing it. (more...)