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The Value of Automotive Battery Charging

April 5, 2022 12:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Your automobile is an essential tool for daily living, and your battery is one of its most essential parts. Your car’s battery is needed for it to start reliably and operate systems such as your headlights, internal displays, starter, and other vital components. Regularly charging your battery can help prevent energy loss and protect you from various electrical-related issues. How Fast Does a Car Battery Lose Its Charge? The answer to how often does a car battery need to be charged is at least once a month to replace discharged energy. This is because your battery slowly loses its charge when... View Article

Why Does A Battery Not Hold a Charge?

March 22, 2022 12:46 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Houston climate can be very hard on batteries. For every 25 degrees that the outdoor temperature changes, a car battery doubles its discharge rate. Very hot days and very cold nights often kill batteries in the greater Houston area. When a battery is dead, it no longer will take a charge. You might be able to jump-start your car by using the charging system on another vehicle. But the battery is dead and will not start again. Why Is My Battery Not Holding a Charge? If you have wondered why is my car battery not holding a charge, the... View Article

Everything You Should Know About Storing and Charging AGM Batteries

February 22, 2022 6:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Today’s vehicles and heavy-duty machinery require more power than ever to perform their best. To ensure you get the most bang for your buck, we recommend going with rechargeable absorbed glass mat (AGM) batteries. This post will teach you everything you need to know about storing and recharging your AGM batteries. Storing AGM batteries If you need to store your AGM batteries for any longer than a few weeks, you need to prep your batteries and keep them in a safe space. Here are a few things to consider when it comes to AGM battery storage: Top charging: All batteries... View Article

Is the Battery Bad, or Is It a Bad Alternator?

November 15, 2021 9:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Bad battery? Bad alternator? Bad starter? Many times, when there is a problem with starting a vehicle, the battery is the first suspect. But, in some cases, the problem started earlier in a related component. How can you know if it’s your battery or your alternator? See the diagram below.   Electrical flow In the diagram above, the battery provides electricity to the starter to start the car. The alternator returns the energy that is removed for the starting of the car to the battery. If the battery cannot hold the electricity long enough, there will not be enough power... View Article

How Do I Charge an AGM Battery Correctly?

August 17, 2021 10:50 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

AGM batteries are ideal for a wide range of uses, from powering your electronic devices and cars to providing backup power to your UPS. If you don’t properly charge your AGM batteries the right way, however, they can prematurely age and die out much faster than they should. If you’re wondering how to charge an AGM deep cycle battery, read on to get to know some of the best charging practices to ensure your battery enjoys a long service life. Invest in the right charger Many people wonder how to charge an AGM battery the right way. The best way... View Article