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How Can You Maintain the Life of Your Vehicle’s Battery?

How To: Maintain the Life of Your Vehicle’s Battery

Whether you own a Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or RAM vehicle, the battery that powers its electrical system is arguably one of the most important aspects of said vehicle. As a result, maintaining your vehicle’s battery life is of vital importance.

Not only does maintaining your vehicle’s battery life reduce costs associated with buying a new battery, but it also improves the overall value and health of your vehicle. Join our staff here at Frank Boucher Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM of Janesville today as we explore how you can maintain the life of your vehicle’s battery!

7 Tips for Maintaining the Life of Your Vehicle’s Battery

There are a few easy steps that customers can take to ensure that their vehicle’s battery life lasts as long as possible. If you follow the seven tips below, then you are much more likely to have your vehicle’s battery last longer than other vehicle owners who only follow a few of these tips or none at all!

  1. Avoid Short Drives and Errands
  2. Turn Off All Vehicle Lights When You Exit
  3. Make Sure Your Vehicle’s Battery is Secured in Place
  4. Keep the Battery Components Clean and Free of Corrosion
  5. Limit the Use of Electronics While the Engine is Idling
  6. Maintain Other Key Elements of Your Vehicle
  7. Make Sure to Test Your Battery Often
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If you would like to learn more about the importance of maintaining the life of your vehicle’s battery, then you can contact the service staff here at Frank Boucher Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM of Janesville today! If you notice any issues with your battery, you can always schedule a service appointment with us as well!


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