The winter isn’t just harsh on us – it can wreak havoc on our battery systems, too. That’s because winter weather reduces battery capacity and can even drastically shorten lifespan. Fortunately, you can optimize battery performance, capacity, and lifespan year-round with just a few strategies.
Cold weather kills batteries – and slashes storage capacity.
Nobody wants to start the spring boating season with a dead battery. It’s time-consuming and expensive – and let’s face it, you’d rather spend that time on the water. One of the best things you can do for your battery is to ensure it is properly stored during the coldest months of the year. Correct battery winter storage can be the difference come springtime!
Nobody wants to start the winter season with a dead battery. It's time-consuming and expensive – and let's face it, you'd rather spend that time cozied up indoors.
If you are from an area that drops below 32°F (0°C) during the winter months, this might sound familiar... You go to start your car but nothing happens. The cold can have a devastating effect on our car batteries, so make sure your car battery is ready by following these car battery winter maintenance tips.
Heat and cold extremes will shorten the life of mechanical equipment faster than any other environmental influence. Not only is it critical to determine the right battery for your project, but to take proactive steps to extend the life of your investment as well. Extreme temperatures slash renewable energy system performance and battery life. Fortunately, with a few simple steps, you can save ...