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Keep your vehicle in tip-top shape with regular battery testing and maintenance. A simple test of the battery terminals will determine whether or not it's time to replace your battery and save you from a lot of headaches down the road.
Most manufacturers recommend testing your battery at least twice a year. Cooler weather is especially hard on car batteries (one reason we measure cold cranking amps), so it's ideal to test in late fall and spring. On average, a car battery will last between three and five years. However, exposure to extreme elements along with driving habits can shorten the life of your battery.
When preparing to test your battery, look out for these signs that it might be time to replace:
Keeping an eye on your battery and its output can help ensure you keep everything in tip-top shape.