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Darrell's Firestone Automotive Tips: Alternator

Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. That’s everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows, and everything you plug into the... Read More

Charge It In Farmington For Extended Battery Life

Here's an interesting statistic for our auto owners in Farmington , Michigan : Only thirty percent of car batteries make it to forty-eight months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from fifty-one months in extremely cold areas to just thirty months in extrem... Read More

Darrell's Firestone Auto Tips and Car Care: Making a Battery Last Longer

One thing all Farmington auto owners can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Darrell's Firestone can help maintain your battery. Allowing your battery to be deeply deplet... Read More

Make Your Battery Last

Today’s report from Darrell's Firestone is on car batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn’t. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent of Farm... Read More

Battery Basics For Farmington

It's important for Farmington motorists to know battery basics. First, let’s talk about which is harder on a battery – hot or cold Michigan weather. Most Detroit auto owners think it’s cold weather because that’s when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold SUV engine. ... Read More

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