Jumper Cables Wixom MI

Local resource for jumper cables in Wixom, MI. 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
(248) 960-4212
1205 N. Pontiac Trail
Walled Lake, MI
 
AutoZone
(248) 698-1925
7765 Highland Rd
White Lake, MI
 
AutoZone
(248) 426-8403
28822 W Eight Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI
 
AutoZone
(810) 220-1041
1023 E Grand River
Brighton, MI
 
AutoZone
(248) 738-9426
3127 Elizabeth Lake Rd
Waterford, MI
 
AutoZone
(248) 446-8021
21910 Pontiac Trail
South Lyon, MI
 
Maaco Auto Body Shop and Collision Center
(248) 442-8510
32754 West Eight Mile Road
Farmington, MI
Hours
Mon-Fri :8AM - 5PM
Sat:10AM - 12PM
Sun:Closed

AutoZone
(248) 886-0929
6025 Highland Rd
Waterford, MI
 
AutoZone
(810) 632-9401
11381 Highland Rd
Hartland, MI
 
AutoZone
(248) 623-7521
5540 Dixie Highway
Waterford, MI
 

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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