Is your vehicle’s battery ready to handle the freezing cold weather that winter brings? Cold weather hinders the battery’s ability to function because low temperatures slow the chemical reactions inside of it that create electrons. In the morning after a long, cold night, your battery has less energy to start your engine. Making sure your car will start in winter weather is important to your safety and thankfully is as simple as getting your battery professionally inspected at Graff Mt. Pleasant.
Are you noticing recurring issues that seem to be related to your vehicle’s battery? If it has been two to three years since your last battery change, it’s time to get your battery checked. Testing a battery isn’t safe to do at home, but our professionally trained technicians have the equipment to test your car, crossover, SUV, or truck's battery quickly and easily! A technician will hook up an electronic tester to your battery, which will scan the condition and indicate whether the battery needs changing. These are a few major signs your vehicle’s battery isn’t strong enough for winter:
If you believe there is a problem with your battery or notice any of the signs above, it might be time for a new one! Our GM certified technicians at Graff Mt. Pleasant would be happy to take a look at your current battery and take the necessary steps to provide you a properly working vehicle battery.
If you’re concerned about the age and condition of your vehicle’s battery, you can schedule your battery inspection at Graff Mt. Pleasant online or by giving our Chevrolet Dealership a call at (989) 773-3937 and our Buick, GMC, Cadillac Dealership at (989) 773-3917. Our GM ready with professional technicians who would be happy to inspect your battery and replace it if necessary this winter season. We proud to offer competitive auto service and parts pricing for our neighbors in Mid-Michigan and the Mt. Pleasant area including Clare, Alma, Big Rapids, St. Louis, Ithaca, and Midland. For any auto service or routine vehicle maintenance need, visit our Dealership Service Center at 4580 E. Pickard Rd. or 116 N. Mission Street in Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858. We'd be more than happy to help!