Jumper Cables Colorado Springs CO

Local resource for jumper cables in Colorado Springs, CO. 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.

AutoZone
(719) 475-1000
2455 E Platte
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Maaco Auto Body Shop and Collision Center
(719) 260-0285
392 East Garden Of The Gods Road
Colorado Springs, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri :8AM - 5:30PM
Sat:Call for an appointment
Sun:Closed

AutoZone
(719) 471-1000
505 South 8th Ave
Colorado Springs, CO
 
AutoZone
(719) 574-9684
1899 S Academy Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO
 
AutoZone
(719) 481-6829
705 W Baptist Rd
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Maaco Auto Body Shop and Collision Center
(719) 471-9060
3216 Chelton Circle
Colorado Springs, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri :8AM - 5:30PM
Sat:9AM - 12PM
Sun:closed

AutoZone
(719) 380-8025
5792 Palmer Park Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO
 
AutoZone
(719) 599-4074
6440 N. Union Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO
 
AutoZone
(719) 391-8600
100 Plaza Blvd
Fountain, CO
 
AutoZone
(719) 494-1877
11735 Meridian Market View
Peyton, CO
 

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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