Q. Why does the battery die in my car?
A. There is usually a deeper issue as to why the faulty charging system, hot & cold temperature extremes, or short drives will also cause shortened life span.
Q. What drains the car battery when its off?
A. Faulty Alternator, old battery, a draw somewhere in the electrical system.
Q. Do I need a battery or an Alternator?
A. If the car is running, and it dies, that usually points to the alternator. The alternator is not doing its job properly in keeping the car running.
Q. How do I know if it needs a battery?
A. The vehicle will crank but not start, the vehicle won’t crank or start at all, the vehicle will start every now and then.
Q. How long does a battery last?
A. 4 to 6 years. This can be determined by weather during conditions and vehicle types.
Q. My car won’t start and the battery clicks.
A. This is usually a dead battery issue.