Count on Us for Proper Battery Maintenance and Replacement

Batteries are among the most-replaced items on vehicles around Bakersfield. But how do you know when your battery is going bad or if it's another problem in your vehicle's electrical system? The truth is that sometimes it's difficult to tell if your battery needs to be replaced, but there are some signs to look for that indicate a bad or dying battery.

At Bakersfield Mazda, we never want you to get stranded due to a failing battery, which is why our expert service team is here to help you with questions about your battery and with a professional battery installation. Here are some clues that may indicate you need to replace your vehicle's battery.

Signs it May be Time for a New Battery

Several factors will play a role in the lifespan of your battery. Extreme cold and heat, humidity, your vehicle's condition, and the quality of the battery are just a few factors that can lower the lifespan of your battery. If you experience difficult or slow starts around Arvin, it could signify a dying battery. Once your battery no longer holds a charge, it has to be replaced.

Others signs of a dying battery include dim lights, a misshapen battery case, or the check engine light is on. The age of your battery is also a good indicator of when you should have it replaced. Don't wait until your battery fails and leaves you stranded to have it tested or replaced near Oildale.

Visit Our Service Center at Bakersfield Mazda to Learn More

Our service center team members near Shafter can test your battery to make sure it's holding a strong charge. If your battery is bad or on the verge of dying, we'll install the correct battery for your vehicle. Give us a call or visit our service center near Wasco, CA, and let us handle your battery maintenance, testing, and replacement needs. We look forward to working with you soon!

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