Jumper Cables O Fallon MO

Local resource for jumper cables in O Fallon, MO. 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
(636) 625-4110
6425 Ronald Reagan Dr
Lake St. Louis, MO
 
Maaco Auto Body Shop and Collision Center
(636) 281-0083
7952 Veterans Memorial Pkwy
St. Peters, MO
Hours
Mon-Fri :8AM - 6PM
Sat:9AM - 12PM
Sun:Closed

AutoZone
(636) 272-0690
6798 Highway N
St Charles, MO
 
AutoZone
(636) 723-8804
1813 First Capital Dr
St Charles, MO
 
AutoZone
(314) 209-1428
12151 St Charles Rock Rd
Bridgeton, MO
 
AutoZone
(636) 327-0674
1206 W Pearce Blvd
Wentzville, MO
 
AutoZone
(636) 447-4800
129 N Centre Point
St.Peters, MO
 
AutoZone
(636) 447-0736
2660 Muegge Rd
St Charles, MO
 
AutoZone
(636) 528-8889
185 E Hwy 47
Troy, MO
 
AutoZone
(636) 207-0798
14193 Manchester Rd
Manchester, MO
 

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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