Jumper Cables Oak Forest IL

Local resource for jumper cables in Oak Forest, IL. 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
(708) 388-4918
14225 S Cicero
Crestwood, IL
 
AutoZone
(708) 331-1930
119 West 159th St
Harvey, IL
 
AutoZone
(708) 333-4674
16018 Kedzie Ave
Markham, IL
 
AutoZone
(708) 824-1538
12115 Pulaski Rd
Alsip, IL
 
AutoZone
(708) 952-0227
10121 S Ridgeland Ave
Chicago Ridge, IL
 
Maaco Auto Body Shop and Collision Center
(708) 429-6940
7330 Duvan Drive
Tinley Park, IL
Hours
Mon-Fri :8:00am to 5:00pm
Sat:10:00am to 3:00pm
Sun:Closed

AutoZone
(708) 342-1165
7020 West 159th Street
Orland Park, IL
 
AutoZone
(708) 597-6599
12000 Western Ave
Blue Island, IL
 
AutoZone
(708) 922-9150
17540 S Kedzie Ave
Hazel Crest, IL
 
AutoZone
(708) 424-0185
10401 S. Cicero Ave
Oak Lawn, IL
 

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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