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Humble Auto Repair: Battery Maintenance

Battery Maintenance Services

The battery supplies electrical power to the starter, along with the rest of the electrical components of the vehicle, which is necessary to start the engine. Any Humble auto repair shop will tell you that improper battery maintenance will most always end in trouble with your automobile. When the engine starts running, the charging system takes over to provide electricity to the various vehicle electrical systems. The battery cable terminals connect the battery to the electrical system.

Humble Auto Repair

Humble Auto Repair Battery Maintenance

A vehicle battery has several important functions, some of which are:

-providing power to the starter motor, ignition system, fuel system and other electrical devices during engine starting
storing energy.
-providing power to the electronic components as required when the vehicle is off (e.g., digital radios, clocks, door locks, alarms, vehicle computers, etc).

Battery Diagnostic

The service includes testing of vehicle starting and charging system components:
-using test equipment to check cranking amp capacity of the battery in our Humble auto repair shop
-testing the electrical draw of the starter
-testing the electrical output of the alternator

 

Battery Replacement

The service includes:
-visually inspecting the battery
-using test equipment to check cranking amp1 capacity of the battery
-connecting an external electrical power source to the system when necessary, to prevent loss of electric memory in digital radios, clocks, door locks, alarms and other systems
-removing the old battery and replacing with a new one
*1 CCA/CA = Cold Cranking Amps/Cranking Amps

 

Battery Terminal Cleaning

The service includes:
-visually inspecting the battery cable terminals
-connecting an external electrical power source to the system when necessary to prevent the loss of electric memory in digital radios, clocks, door locks, alarms and other systems
-removing the battery cable terminals from battery
-cleaning the battery posts and cable terminals
-reconnecting the battery cable terminals to battery
-coating of battery posts and cable terminals with a protective spray

 

Battery Terminal Replacement

The service includes:
-visual inspection of battery cable terminals
-connecting an external electrical power source to the system when necessary to prevent the loss of electric memory in digital radios, clocks, door locks, alarms and other systems at our Humble auto repair shop
-removing the battery cable terminal(s) from the battery
-cleaning the battery post(s)
-replacing battery terminal(s)
-reconnecting the battery cable terminal(s) to the battery
-coating the battery post(s) and cable terminal(s) with a protective spray

 

Light Bulb Inspection and Replacement

Why is it important?
Your exterior lights, headlights, taillights, brake lights, turn signals, backup lights and marker lights are essential parts of your vehicle’s safety equipment. They are the main ways that you see the road and are seen by other drivers.
What is the service?
Checking and testing all of your exterior lights. At your request, any malfunctioning bulbs can be replaced.

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Whittyz Auto Repair
4829 FM 1960 Road West Humble, TX 77338
Phone: (281) 964-2886
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