A healthy car battery allows for dependable daily transportation around Douglas, Vidalia, Tifton, Jesup, and Waycross. To help ensure your battery is in peak condition, our service center at Walker Jones Nissan provides battery diagnostic tests as well as other important services. Contact us today with any questions you may have about your car’s battery.
The following are the most common signs it may be time to replace your vehicle’s battery. Always pay attention to your car and if you ever notice anything out of the ordinary, contact our service center right away.
Typically, car batteries last about three years. However, your battery may last longer depending on your driving habits. Have your battery inspected on a yearly basis after it reaches the three-year mark.
Your check engine light is your first line of defense in detecting potential issues within your engine. Whenever you see this warning light illuminated on your dashboard, visit our service center immediately.
If you start your vehicle and the engine sounds sluggish or takes longer than normal to start, your battery may be starting to wear out. Consult our service center if this occurs.
Most new car batteries have a translucent casing allowing you to view your battery fluid level. Pop open the hood and give your battery a visual check every once in a while, to ensure the fluid level in not dropping too low. Consult your owner’s manual if you need assistance locating any components.
When you’re performing a visual check of your battery and you notice it appears swollen and bloated looking, it may be due to overheating which causes decreased battery life. If you see this, schedule a service appointment.
Our service center is available to perform a diagnostic battery test as well as a check of your engine to discover any potential services your car may need. Contact us today if you’re concerned about the life of your battery.
Schedule a car battery diagnostic test with our service center to learn about the life of your battery. If we discover your battery is on its last leg, we can offer you a range of high quality and long-lasting replacement batteries. We’ll also install your battery quickly and efficiently so you can be on your way sooner.
If your car’s battery passes the diagnostic test, our skilled technicians will still inspect and clean the terminals and cables to ensure dependable use. Our technicians are trained in all Nissan battery needs from gasoline to hybrid models and even electric vehicles like the Nissan LEAF so you can trust your car is in good hands.
If you’re concerned about the longevity of your car’s battery, schedule a diagnostic test with us today. Schedule your next appointment right from our website or give us a call at Walker Jones Nissan. We have been helping our friends in Douglas, Vidalia, Tifton, Jesup, and Waycross maintain their vehicles for years and we’re excited to do the same for you, so visit us today!