Jumper Cables Covington LA

Local resource for jumper cables in Covington, LA. 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
(985) 892-3585
2040 Highway 190
Covington, LA
 
AutoZone
(985) 386-0476
555 W Pine St
Ponchatoula, LA
 
Advance Auto Parts
(985) 892-1972
950 E Boston St
Covington, LA

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O'Reilly Auto Parts
(985) 674-8443
2290 Florida St
Mandeville, LA

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O'Reilly Auto Parts
(985) 386-6789
585 W Pine St
Ponchatoula, LA

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AutoZone
(985) 674-3151
2110 Florida St
Mandeville, LA
 
Northshore Automotive Repair LLC
(985) 893-7725
1329 N Hwy 190
Covington, LA

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Car Care Auto Parts
(985) 871-9199
70161 Hwy 59 Ste E
Abita Springs, LA

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Advance Auto Parts
(985) 727-4149
2101 Florida St
Mandeville, LA

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AutoZone
(225) 647-0291
1414-A N Burnside
Gonzales, LA
 
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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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