Automotive Tips from Bauer's Custom Hitches And Auto Repair: Making a Battery Last LongerJan 15th, 2017
One thing all Minnetonka drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Bauer's Custom Hitches And Auto Repair can help maintain your battery.
Allowing your battery to be deeply depleted – like from using your headlights when the engine is off – is very harmful to your battery. Most automotive batteries can only take that about 10 times before they are ruined.
Also, making sure you have a full charge every month or so extends battery life. Either an extended drive at freeway speeds around the Minnetonka are or using a battery charger will preserve your battery’s ability to hold a full charge.
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Bauer's Custom Hitches And Auto Repair
13118 Excelsion Blvd.
Minnetonka, MN 55343