A car’s battery provides the energy that is utilised to start your starter motor and ignition system. The battery is also required to operate your ECU, the system responsible for operating the increased technology based components of your vehicle. Safe to say that a car battery is essential. At Midland Tune and Service, we ensure your car battery health and prevent related issues that stop you from being on the Perth roads!
As per every other component and part within an automobile, a battery has a lifespan. The actual lifespan of your battery is influenced by several factors. Issues such as electrical shorts and corroded cables can cause damage to the battery over time. Additionally, actions that may cause detrimentally impact your battery, include:
- Not using the car regularly
- Accidentally leaving the lights on when the car is not is use (interior or exterior)
- An excessive amount of short trips taken (the battery is not recharging properly
The Midland Tune and Service Centre team will quickly diagnose any problem with your battery. Our fully licensed technicians in Midland will assess your car battery health and will report if issues to you. We can replace your battery with one that’s suitable for your car if required. Contact the friendly MTSC team on (08) 9250 2795 or online to get your car batteries back to 100%!
Battery Testing & Replacement
A: All car batteries have a lifespan, generally approx 3 years. If you leave your light on often, do not use your car regularly or only use it for short drives, this can also cause the battery to lose its effectiveness, efficiency and lifespan.
A: Your car battery is only charged when the engine is running. If you only take short trips or you do not drive often your battery will lose charge. To avoid a flat battery, make sure that you drive regularly, at least weekly and a long drive over 30 minutes once a month is ideal.
A: Your car’s battery is responsible for starting your engine and powering the ECU of your vehicle, it’s important to always check its condition. During every service at Midland Tune & Service Centre, your car battery is replaced. your car battery is tested to check the battery “health”. We stock and supply Bosch Batteries with a 3-year guarantee if your battery fails.