How to Troubleshoot a 12 Volt Car Battery?

Answer Car batteries are somewhat mysterious. Many people have no idea how to test a battery to see if it is good or bad. Fewer still understand that even maintenance-free batteries can be re-conditioned ... Read More »

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How to Troubleshoot a 12-Volt Battery?

When a battery goes dead, there are a number of possible causes. The battery posts could be corroded, the fluid could be low in one or more cell or the battery could just be bad. The danger in simp... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot 12 Volt Battery Problems?

Most modern 12-volt car batteries are designed to last somewhere between four and five years. Problems might arise during that time, however, that may cause the battery to malfunction. For example,... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a 12-Volt Battery Ground Cable that Overheats?

Battery cables, like most wires, are designed to operate within certain current and temperature ranges. Stepping outside those ranges can be dangerous and can possibly cause a fire.Indicators of po... Read More »

Can you use a 12-volt battery charger to charge a 6-volt battery?

Yes if you wish to blow yourself up!Actually I found out that if you are using a trickle charger, you can. But thanks anyway.