It is false economy to buy a cheap automobile battery.
A quality battery is more thrift friendly, as it will last longer. If your battery is starting to give you
problems, be sure and back your car into your driveway or garage so that it is
easier to give it a jump start if needed.
some tips to make your car's battery more frugal.
- Summer heat is harder on
your car's battery than the cold. Park in the shade.
- Clean corrosion off
terminals with a wire brush.
- Keep battery connections
tight to prevent power drainage.
- Drive at least 20 minutes
twice a week to keep your alternator charged.
- Have your car battery
tested twice a year.
- Disconnect your car
battery if you don't plan on using your car for over 2 weeks.
- Learn how to change your
own car battery.