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Car Battery Leaking: Leak Advice and Tips

When handling car batteries, you must ensure to take precaution in case there as battery acid can be highly toxic and dangerous. It is vital to avoid any contact with your skin or eyes and it must be kept away from children. The best thing to do when handling a leaking car batteries is to […]

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Car Battery Sizes Guide

Your car battery is the driving force behind your vehicle. The battery works to power up the engine and ignites the fuel to start your vehicle. It also gives electrical power to your lights, indicators, windscreen wipes and windows along with many other features that all uses electricity from your vehicles battery. A car battery […]

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Has my Car Battery Died?

A dead car battery being jump started.

Your car battery is the most essential part of your vehicle. Once the battery is ‘flat’ or ‘dead’ the vehicle will no longer function.  If you are struggling to start your car, it is highly likely there is a problem with the battery. Being able to acknowledge when your battery has died, makes it easier […]

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How to Charge a Car Battery

How long does a car battery last? On average, a car battery can last from 3 to 5 years, however it can completely depend on how well it has been maintained, the motorists driving style and the pressures that its under from the engine. How long does it take to charge a car battery? You […]

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Car Batteries, Questions and Problems: Car Battery Advice

Motorists go into a sheer meltdown whenever they see the dreaded battery sign on the dashboard or when their engine won’t start, after all, the battery is the most important part of the vehicle. Without a battery, the starter motor, ignition and the lights will not start. Issues with batteries are usually the most common […]

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What is an AGM Battery?

The AGM or Absorbent Glass Mat battery is a new technology that has recently integrated into cars by manufacturers as a stop/start system that is helping to reduce environmental impacts on the modern world. Vehicle manufacturers are increasingly demanding more AGM batteries to use in their new stop/start vehicles. The increase in the use of […]

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RAC Car Battery Guarantee

To ensure that you get the most out of your car battery we have a guarantee in place. All of our RAC branded car batteries that have been fitted by a patrol have a 5 year guarantee, whereas all of our other batteries have a 3 year guarantee. Take a look at our battery fitting […]

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RAC Battery Fitting Service

We understand how inconvenient it can be when an issue arises with your vehicle, it always occurs when you are least expecting it and need to be somewhere important, so we have a car battery fitting service in place that couldn’t be any easier for you. We have two different fitting options available which are […]

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Top 10 Car Battery Facts

A vehicles main source of power comes directly from the vehicle, meaning that if it becomes flat or dead, the engine will simply not start. This affects hundreds of thousands of motorists around the UK every day, so we have put together our top 10 car battery facts to give you an insight of what […]

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How to fit a Car Battery

If you’ve noticed that your headlights are starting dim or you need to frequently jump start your vehicle, it’s probably time to change the battery. After all, we’ve all been in the annoying situation when your battery goes flat when you’re already running late and need to be somewhere important. When should you replace your […]

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