Car Battery Replacement in Edmonton, Alberta
Car Battery Replacement in Edmonton, AB
At West Side Acura, we are your local Acura dealership, providing you with access to numerous automotive services that will help support your ownership experience. Purchasing an Acura from our new inventory is the first step to getting the best deals and financing possible. However, you can also rely on our dealership's support to keep up with your vehicle's maintenance and repair needs. Be sure to visit our showroom to view our vehicle selection and reach out to learn more about our automotive services that you can utilize for the most seamless ownership experience.
Signs You Need A New Battery
You should be able to find various signs that would indicate that your vehicle's battery requires replacement, giving you a chance to swap out the failing battery before it completes dies and leaves you stranded on the side of the road. Some signs that indicate a failing car battery include long cranking during start-up, electrical issues in the interior or exterior lighting, trouble running electrical features, weak electric steering, and failure to start the engine after being parked overnight. Besides causing various functionality issues, a failing battery could also have physical signs of failure that you can see by inspecting it, such as acid leaking around the terminals or physical damage to the battery's casing.
How To Preserve Your Car Battery
There are many ways to keep your car battery functioning appropriately for years. The simplest solution is to keep the battery's voltage at optimal levels by running your vehicle's engine often. Even if you are not planning to commute daily, consider running your vehicle to charge the battery. You can also attach the battery to a battery tender if you cannot drive for a while, keeping the battery healthy and charged. Lastly, you can clean the battery terminals and service the battery if it's serviceable.
Contact Us To Book An Appointment
You are welcome to contact us to book an appointment with our Service Centre to have your battery inspected and serviced, giving you complete peace of mind knowing your battery's condition during your next road trip.