Jumper Cables Bend OR

Local resource for jumper cables in Bend, OR. 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.

(541) 330-0969
1325 South Hwy 97
Bend, OR
Redmond Auto Parts Inc
(541) 548-2188
412 SW Evergreen Ave
Redmond, OR

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Maaco Auto Body Shop and Collision Center
(503) 281-3312
2529 North Ross Avenue
Portland, OR
Mon-Fri :8:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat:9:00AM - 1:00PM
Sun:By Appointment!

Maaco Auto Body Shop and Collision Center
(503) 656-2320
15679 Se 135Th Avenue
Clackamas, OR
Mon-Fri :8:00am - 5:30pm
Sat:9:00am - 12:00pm

(541) 289-9663
1795 N 1st Street
Hermiston, OR
Specialty Auto Electric
(541) 388-0330
442 NE 3rd St
Bend, OR

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(503) 642-5506
19477 SW Tualatin Valley Hwy
Aloha, OR
(541) 752-9050
2108 NW 9th Street
Corvallis, OR
(503) 652-0295
17480 S E Mcloughlin
Oak Grove, OR
(503) 390-5622
4080 River Road North
Keizer, OR
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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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