WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMON CAUSES OF PREMATURE CAR BATTERY FAILURES?

  • Loss of electrolyte (which accounts for over 50% of the failures) due to heat or overcharging.
  • Leaving your lights on.
  • Misapplication or using an undersized battery.
  • Undercharging or loose alternator belt.
  • Excessive vibration (due to a loose hold down clamp).
  • Corrosion (clean away corrosion)