Car batteries drain like water out of leaked pipe during Winter season, the older the batter its gets worst, choosing a new one is a nightmare with so many brand out there.. Choosing the best battery brand for your car may not be easy Do you know the best Car Battery in India in 2024 ?

How do I know when my car battery needs replacing ?

Good car battery typically lasts about 3 years, but some can last up to 5 years, if you use your car daily under average conditions, it would be good to replace it after 3 years. Beyond this age most car batteries won't be as reliable, weak and could lead to a number of daily chores. Here are some signs that your car battery may need replacing:   
Difficulty starting: engine requires a good burst of electricity to spark the combustion process. If your car struggles to start or sounds reluctant to start, the battery could be the culprit, worse in diesel cars with fuel injection tech
  • Dim headlights: Headlights consume a lot of power, so dim headlights are a major sign of a weak battery. However, dim headlights can also indicate a bad alternator.
  • Battery warning light: on your dashboard may come on.
  • Slow engine crank: is a common sign of a failing battery. and also strange odormay indicate that your car battery needs replacing.
  • Battery age: If your battery is more than 5 years old, it may need to be replaced since its weak and one fine cold day may go boom 
How to replace your car battery: 

You can follow these steps to replace your car battery: 

Make sure your car engine is off Use a wrench to loosen the bolt that holds the black negative battery cable 

Remove the cable carefully by twisting and pulling - do not use too much force or any metal objects to pry the cable away from the battery. This can damage the cable Repeat steps 2 and 3 to remove the positive (red) battery cable Locate the clamp that holds the battery in place and remove it with a wrench or ratchet 

Remove the battery carefully since it will be heavy Clean the battery tray and the corrosion on the cables with a wire brush and proper battery cleaning solution Fix the new battery.


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