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Our expert insights into car battery replacement & fitting in Wakefield

Our expert insights into car battery replacement & fitting in Wakefield

What is a car battery replacement?

The car battery is responsible for powering all of the electric components in your car. A car battery is to have an expected lifespan of between 4 to 6 years.

What causes a car battery to stop working correctly?

On occasions when there has been excessive electrical use without your battery being recharged, your battery will be drained. If your car doesn’t start when you turn the ignition switch, especially when the engine doesn’t make any attempt to turn over, your battery could be flat.

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How much does it cost to fix my car? car-battery-replacement/wakefield

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What happens when we replace your car battery?

Our efficient and fully qualified mechanics will inspect your battery and replace it wherever required.

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What is a car battery replacement?

The car battery is responsible for powering all of the electric components in your car. A car battery is to have an expected lifespan of between 4 to 6 years.

What causes a car battery to stop working correctly?

On occasions when there has been excessive electrical use without your battery being recharged, your battery will be drained. If your car doesn’t start when you turn the ignition switch, especially when the engine doesn’t make any attempt to turn over, your battery could be flat.

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How much does it cost to fix my car? car-battery-replacement/wakefield

Save up to 30% on your car battery replacement & fitting in Wakefield. See our table below to browse our honest, upfront prices.

What happens when we replace your car battery?

Our efficient and fully qualified mechanics will inspect your battery and replace it wherever required.

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How much does car battery replacement & fitting cost in Wakefield?

How much does car battery replacement & fitting cost in Wakefield?

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A typical car battery replacement & fitting in Wakefield costs around £127.90 - £159.61. Depending on your car brand, model and engine, the price of a car battery replacement & fitting on your vehicle can be higher or lower. We have computed prices for some of the best-selling cars in Wakefield in order to give you an idea of how much the car battery replacement & fitting should cost.

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Mitsubishi Asx 3 Clear

1.6 litres

£167.56 £135.3519%

Suzuki Alto Sz

1 litres

£157.04 £132.8615%

Vauxhall Ampera

1.4 litres

£165.08 £134.1019%

Mercedes 500 Sl Auto

5 litres

£185.63 £159.6114%

Seat Altea Sport Tdi

2 litres

£169.23 £136.5919%

Skoda Octavia Elegance Tdi

1.9 litres

£148.49 £127.9014%

Kia Ceed 2

1.4 litres

£162.96 £135.3517%

Porsche 911 Carrera

3.4 litres

£186.59 £159.6114%

Mini Cabriolet

1.6 litres

£161.50 £131.6219%

Mazda 5

2 litres

£156.64 £132.8615%

Porsche 911 Carrera

3.4 litres

£186.59 £159.6114%

Mercedes 500 Sl Auto

5 litres

£185.63 £159.6114%

Vauxhall Ampera

1.4 litres

£165.08 £134.1019%

Mitsubishi Asx 3 Clear

1.6 litres

£167.56 £135.3519%

Mazda 5

2 litres

£156.64 £132.8615%
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* The cost of your car battery replacement & fitting depends on your car make and model and may vary depending on your location.

Our trusted and certified garages in Wakefield

THE AUTO CENTRE

Dewsbury, UK
stars-5
20 reviews
THE AUTO CENTRE and their team of qualified mechanics at Dewsbury, UK look after your cars MOT, Servicing and Repairs

BRIGGATE GARAGE

Leeds, UK
stars-5
29 reviews
BRIGGATE GARAGE and their team of qualified mechanics at Leeds, UK look after your cars MOT, Servicing and Repairs

HOWARTHS GARAGE

Mirfield, UK
stars-4
12 reviews
HOWARTHS GARAGE is located in Mirfield, UK. We provide quality car services and repairs with our team of expert mechanics

AutoPFect (Leeds) LTD

LEEDS, UK
stars-4.5
18 reviews
We are located in LEEDS, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.

PE CAR SPECIALISTS

Barnsley, UK
stars-4
27 reviews
PE CAR SPECIALISTS and their team of qualified mechanics at Barnsley, UK look after your cars MOT, Servicing and Repairs

Crown Garage

Bradford, UK
stars-4.5
17 reviews
We are located in Bradford, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.

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We personally select every local garage based on our unique 25-point criteria, which includes staff qualifications, equipment standards and customer ratings.

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Your car is in the UK’s safest expert hands.

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Identical to your manufacturer’s, but much cheaper!

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Any additional work needed will be carried out for free.

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Want to learn more about car battery replacement & fitting in Wakefield?

Want to learn more about car battery replacement & fitting in Wakefield?

What does a car battery do?

The car battery is responsible for powering all of the electric components in your car. As well as the lights, stereo, windscreen wipers, etc. it is also responsible for powering the ignition system that starts your engine and keeps it running.

How often should a car battery need replacing?

A car battery is to have an expected lifespan of between 4 to 6 years. This is dependent on several factors, for example, the quality of the battery, weather conditions, vehicle type, driving habits, and vehicle type.

The law, vehicle regulations, and your MOT

The physical condition of your battery will not cause your car to fail an MOT, but if the car won’t start, run or operate the electrical components properly because of your battery, then that will.

What happens when we replace your car battery?

  • Our efficient and fully qualified mechanics will inspect your battery for correct operation, signs of corrosion and will be load tested to ascertain its ability to retain charge.
  • Wherever required your battery will be replaced and you’ll be advised of any other connected or associated problems arising from its malfunction.
  • You will also be advised of any other parts, for example, the cables, that may need to be replaced for the best operation and health of your vehicle.
  • Once the battery has been replaced, our mechanics will test it thoroughly to ensure the correct running of your car and make any adjustments required for its premium operation.

What causes a car battery to stop working correctly?

Your battery is continually being charged by your car’s alternator while driving, so it’s only through damage or that it has reached the end of its operational life, that it will fail to hold its charge.

On occasions when there has been excessive electrical use without your battery being recharged, your battery will be drained. A drained battery will only require a recharge unless the battery is faulty and its failed operation was instrumental to the drain.

After prolonged use, a car battery can leak the acid that holds the electrical charge. This liquid will turn to a white or bluish powder where it dries, so is fairly easy to spot.

Eventually, a battery will simply reach the end of its life. At this point, it’s time to organise a replacement.

Symptoms of a malfunctioning car battery

If your car won’t start

If your car doesn’t start when you turn the ignition switch, especially when the engine doesn’t make any attempt to turn over, your battery could be flat.

None of the electrical components work

If the lights, fan, radio or any other electrical components in your car don’t turn on or operate, then your battery could be drained or damaged.

The terminals are corroded

If the terminals (connection points) on your battery are corroded, then your battery is likely to be damaged or worn out.

Your battery has powdery deposits on it

If there are white or blueish powdery deposits on any parts of the battery, this is a sign of acid leaking and incorrect operation of your battery.

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