Why Does Your Battery Go Dead?

“Why does my car or truck battery go dead?” is probably the most common question asked in the world of automotive electrical repair. The reasons can be broken down into four general causes. The battery is faulty. The charging system is not working properly. There is a drain on the system. Faulty cable connections The … Continue reading “Why Does Your Battery Go Dead?”

How To Check Terminal Spring Tension

I have recommended this test many times and finally have had enough time to do a quick post about it. The terminal to be tested is a female 280 metri-pack terminal. To test the spring tension of a female terminal you need a male terminal. Most people do not have factory terminals just laying around … Continue reading “How To Check Terminal Spring Tension”