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Could car cigarette lighters be an alternate energy source?

04.01.2010
Oftentimes, I charge my mobile phone or iPod using the cigarette lighter in my car. Does that do any damage to the battery, like limit its life span? If so, should I stop? If not, shouldn't everyone be charging their...

How to tell the difference between a bad battery and a bad alternator.

11.01.2009
How does one tell the difference between a bad battery and a bad alternator? My car will not crank, but has some power (the dome lights, panel lights and power locks work). I've had it on a trickle charge for...

Can a car run without its battery?

10.01.2005
Could you please settle an argument? Some of my ham radio friends and I have a disagreement about the ability of a vehicle to operate without a battery. I say that a vehicle will stop immediately if you disconnect the...

Why's this Chevy burning through batteries?

06.01.2005
I'm anxious to ask you guys a car question that has stumped the Chevy dealer.

What to do about a constantly draining battery...

10.01.1989
I have a Audi Turbo Diesel with miles which runs very well except for one thing If it is left parked for three or more days the battery runs down and it will not start without a jump I have...


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