Here at Beiter DC Power we offer a variety of automotive batteries which can be utilized in a number of applications. We carry the brands that you know and love, at a fraction of the price that are found elsewhere.
You want to ensure that your automotive batteries are up and running, otherwise you could be left stranded. Before you hit the road for a long trip, it’s important that you make sure that your battery is up to par.
Here are some tips to keep your automotive batteries running efficiently.
Drive Your Vehicle
It is never a good idea to allow your vehicle to sit for long periods of time. You may experience an issue with your battery dying frequently if it is not driven that often. In fact, not starting your automobile for long periods of time can cause the battery to drain. Even if you are not going to drive your vehicle that often, you should start it and allow the battery to become recharged by the alternator. Otherwise, you will find yourself needing to replace the battery before it is time.
Clean The Battery
Batteries can easily become corroded, and this can hinder their performance. Therefore, it is important that you keep an eye on the status of your battery, and clean it when necessary. This will keep it performing at top levels. A simple wipe down can get rid of all the dirt and grime that has collected on your battery.
Insulate Your Battery
Batteries need to be kept at the right temperature, otherwise they may not perform correctly. If you have some wiggle room, it is a great idea to add-in some insulation. This extra layer can really help control the temperature, and help prolong its life. However, you will need to use specific insulation to complete this job, as it is never a good idea to wedge assorted materials between the gaps of your battery.
Your electronics can play havoc on your battery. Therefore, you want to watch how many electronics you have plugged in at one time. It is never a good idea to leave your devices plugged into your vehicle when it is not running. This will cause a strain on your battery, and will affect its life span.
Your battery is your engines lifeline. That is why it is important that you perform regular maintenance checks. This will help prolong the life of your battery. You not only want to maintain your battery, but also your vehicle. Ensure that you get your tune-ups and inspections done on a regular bases, as an engine can cause strain on your battery.
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