Battery composition and construction has changed more in the last several years than it had in the prior four decades. New battery chemistries and constructions are gaining increasing traction with OEs around the world and are becoming increasingly present as aftermarket alternatives in North America.
Most service bay shop chargers are of the wheel charger variety and the vast majority of those feature manual charging controls. This has both positives and negatives for the shop. The best aspect of manual charging is that it allows the technician to specify all
With the weather in North America turning colder and the onset of fall temperatures, it is a great time to talk about off-season vehicle storage and battery maintenance. This is an area that creates many difficulties for vehicle owners, but these difficulties are easily addressed.
There are several steps that will keep your jump starter in good operating condition and support a long service life. Keeping these steps in mind could extend the life of your jump starter as much as two to three times longer than if you do
Battery composition and construction have changed more in the last 6-8 years than they have in the prior four decades. New battery chemistries, such as AGM and Gel Cell types, are gaining great traction with auto manufacturers and are becoming increasingly present as aftermarket alternatives.