How to Check/Refill the Battery Electrolyte in a Hyundai Santa Fe?

Answer Your Hyundai Santa Fe, introduced in 2001, has a maintenance-free, or sealed, battery. Hyundai has a great new car warranty; however, it's still important to maintain your Santa Fe regularly. Learn... Read More »

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How to Replace Battery Cables in a Hyundai Santa Fe?

If you're having trouble starting your Hyundai Santa Fe, check the battery cables to see if they're loose or corroded. If the teeth are already touching and you can't tighten them anymore, then rep... Read More »

How to Replace an Electrolyte in a Car Battery?

Although many car batteries look different, the vast majority of them operate in the same way. Car batteries use lead and an acid solution, also referred to as an electrolyte, to turn stored chemic... Read More »

What is the electrolyte in a car battery made of?

Automotive batteries are not all alike and, thus, use different electrolytes. Most are lead-acid, some are nickel-metal-hydride, some are lithium-ion. Lead-acid batteries use sulfuric acid; nicke... Read More »

How to Check a Car Battery's Electrolyte Level?

A traditional 12-volt battery allows you to check and refill the electrolyte level within the battery. You can discern whether you have this traditional battery design by looking at the battery its... Read More »