Monongahela & Bridgeville Auto Repair

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Bridgeville Location(412) 221-0705
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Monthly Archives: August 2021

My Vehicle Battery Keeps Dying - What Could Be the Problem?

My Vehicle Battery Keeps Dying - What Could Be the Problem?

Certain types of driving (and external) conditions can be rough on a car battery. If you keep having to jump-start your battery, then you're most likely encountering a battery problem. Your bad habits could be the reason why you're overworking your battery and shortening its overall lifespan. To figure out what is wrong, please pay closer attention to your actions and how they can impact your battery's performance.   Charging Too Many Devices Unless you're practically living in your car, you shouldn't be charging multiple electronic devices in your vehicle all the time. If your automobile battery is old and only holds a 2% resting charge, charging your phone could quickly kill your car. It's even worse if you are charging tablets and laptops since these devices have larger batteries and would draw a lot of power from your car battery's reserved charge.   Hot Temperatures In the summer, you have to be more cautious with your battery. If temper ... read more