Car Care Tips

Posts related to Battery Health



A battery is an essential part of every vehicle. It supplies electricity to the automobile much like the heart pumps blood throughout the body. At Brad’s we think the more you know about your car’s battery, the less likely you are to get stranded.

Did you know, a typical car battery has a lifespan of just three to five years, this varies based on what car you drive, how you drive it and what type of climate the car spends most of its time in.

In fact, one of the most common reasons a car battery will fail is heat.; it accelerates corrosion. That means we have to pay extra attention to our batteries here in Southern California. You can bring your car to Brad’s for a test of the battery, it will let you know at the state of health to the battery and state of charge.  

Pro Tip: You can extend a [...]

    Back to top