The battery in your Nissan not only starts your car, but also helps regulate select electronic functions when your car is running. Having a clean and fully charged battery is important to the life of your vehicle on Woodway roads and beyond. Learn more about when you might need to have the battery replaced with our team today to see if you need a new Nissan battery.
When Do You Need A Replacement Car Battery?
Most batteries can last anywhere between three to six years. The specific life of your vehicle’s battery depends on your driving habits, the terrain, and more. To ensure your battery is in good working order, be sure to check it at least every few years to avoid corrosion and other types of damage.
Signs Your Battery is Dying
If you notice your vehicle starting to show these signs, it may be time for a new battery sometime soon. And when you’re in need of a new one, our parts department can help. Here’s how to know if your battery is dying driving though McGregor:
- Your engine takes multiple attempts to start
- The battery warning light is illuminated on your dash
- Electrical components aren’t functioning properly
- It’s been a while since your vehicle’s last battery change
How Can I Avoid Draining the Battery?
There are a few things you can do to avoid this, but there are also some things that simply need maintenance to fix. Below are some ways your battery could be drained:
- Leaving your vehicle’s lights on
- Leaving the trunk or doors slightly open
- A parasitic drain that uses the battery even with the car and systems off
- Bad charging systems
Get Your Nissan Battery Serviced at Douglass Nissan of Waco
Trust in the qualified technicians at our service center to help get your vehicle back on the road in no time whether you need a new battery or new tires. Check out our service and parts specials to help you save even more on your vehicle’s necessary maintenance. Contact us today to schedule an appointment or if you have any questions for our team at Douglass Nissan of Waco near Hewitt.