How to replace your car battery
Your car battery generally need replacing every 3-5 years, installing a new car battery is a job you can easily do yourself. If your engine takes a few extra seconds to start, your lights dim when you turn heating or air conditioning on, or you notice corrosion on the terminals - it may be time to replace your car battery. To assist with completing this job there are a few tools you should have on hand inclduing:
- Socket Wrench or Socket Set
- Ring Spanner
- Battery post terminal cleaner
- Battery terminal & cable protector
- New car battery
When changing your car battery make sure you have the right safety gear as old batteries can have a build up of sulfuric acid. Your old used battery can also be safely recycled at any of our nationwide Repco store locations free of charge.