Jumper Cables Anchorage AK

Local resource for jumper cables in Anchorage, AK. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to electrical cables, lower voltage electricity, road tractors, and full trailers, as well as advice and content on energy saving and battery cable.

Arctic Auto & Truck Service
(907) 561-5652
6031 Arctic Blvd
Anchorage, AK
Alaska Professional Auto
(907) 561-8688
1147 E Dowling RD
Anchorage, AK
Today's Autostart/Accessories
(907) 258-7433
5011 Arctic Blvd
Anchorage, AK

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Anchorage Auto & Electric
(907) 344-1190
7015 Old Seward Hwy
Anchorage, AK
(907) 561-1655
5491 Electron DR
Anchorage, AK
Continental Auto Group
(907) 561-6686
4800 Old Seward Hwy
Anchorage, AK
Perfectionist Auto Sound & Security
(907) 563-8112
801 E 82nd Ave
Anchorage, AK
Repair Unlimited
(907) 563-5692
540 W Potter Dr
Anchorage, AK

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Midtown Auto Parts & Machine Inc
(907) 561-7433
202 E Potter DR
Anchorage, AK
Shades of Competition Auto Accessories
(907) 562-8021
6170 Old Seward Hwy
Anchorage, AK
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Battery Cable: Energy Saving Tips

Jump start your car

For car owners everywhere, having a set of battery cables to jumpstart a dead battery is part of a car repair tool kit. If you've recently replaced the battery in your car, you're probably thinking that a reasonable amount of time should pass before your battery goes dead again. But what happens if you've only driven the car a few times and this occurs?

Most likely, the problem is something electrical within your car that is draining the battery without you being aware of it. Sometimes it's a wiring problem: either the alternator is not recharging the battery and needs to be replaced, or electricity is reaching the alternator but for some reason is not making its way to the battery. A broken ground wire on the back of the alternator or having a faulty battery cable could also be the source of the problem. Some vehicles have an alternator fuse which can also cause a problem and drain the battery. When you leave your car, check if your trunk or dome light is left on. It could also be the radio, or an electric seat motor that's draining your battery.

In any of these situations, having battery cables can assist you to get a jumpstart from another driver. The procedure of jumpstarting your battery is fairly simple: be sure that the cars are side by side but do not let them touch and connect the appropriate cables to the other driver's battery and to yours. Without a set of battery cables it is impossible to jumpstart your car's battery, so make s...

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