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Battery Services in Gorham, NH

If you’ve recently noticed that your Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or Ram has shown signs of wear, such as difficulty starting, it may be time to have your battery inspected or replaced at Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. Working exclusively with Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram vehicles, our Berlin City service technicians are the best equipped to perform maintenance and repairs on your vehicle. Although it is recommended to have your battery replaced every three years, the true lifespan of a battery depends on each driver’s habits and demands. Learn more about The Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Service Center’s battery services below, and reach out to our Service Center if you have any questions.

What to expect at Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Service Center

At Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Service Center, you can expect an affordable, efficient, and accurate experience regardless of which service your vehicle needs. Our MOPAR Certified service technicians will be able to walk you through the signs of a weakening battery, battery inspection, terminal cleaning, and battery replacement. While you’re waiting for your vehicle to get a battery replacement, tire rotation, or anything in between, you can enjoy our comfortable waiting area, free Wi-Fi, and complimentary beverages. Call us at (888) 291-3482, swing by our service center, or make an appointment online to schedule battery maintenance, today.

Why Choose Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Service Center?

  • Certified MOPAR Parts
  • Factory Trained MOPAR Service Technicians
  • Genuine Parts and Accessories

Why The Battery Wears and How to Increase Longevity

Driving conditions, lifestyle demands, and a variety of other conditions can influence your Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or Ram’s battery longevity. How often you use your vehicle and your climate can affect how long a battery will last. Extreme summer temperatures, as well as frigid winters, can cause a battery to wear down quicker. Other factors such as leaving your headlights on, neglecting to turn off interior lights, and frequent short drives can lead to faster wear on your battery, therefore requiring replacement sooner.

Like other components on your vehicle, it is important to have your battery checked periodically. We recommend testing your battery at least twice a year, to avoid an unexpected dead battery. To test your battery at home, you can test the charge, and visually inspect the terminal for corrosion, making sure all of the connections are clean. If you feel uneasy doing routine at-home inspections, our Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Service Technicians will gladly perform battery inspections on your vehicle.

Why Do Vehicle Batteries Deteriorate

Why Do Vehicle Batteries Deteriorate?

The reasons for a deteriorating car battery can vary, but the most common reasons include:

  • Time: The simple passing of time can cause wear on your vehicle’s battery.
  • Weather: Extreme temperatures, both cold, and heat strain your battery. Cold weather causes batteries to lose their charge, while hot weather prompts the evaporation of liquids in the battery.
  • Road Conditions: Potholes, off-roading, and other road conditions will loosen your battery’s hold-down clamps, therefore causing the internal battery parts to break down faster.
  • Jump Starting: Having to jump-start your vehicle will also decrease your battery’s lifespan.
Vehicle Battery Testing

How to Test a Vehicle Battery at Home?

Our Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Service Technicians will test your battery for you when you bring your Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or Ram in for regular maintenance. Schedule an appointment today if you’d like to have your battery tested between regular maintenance. In the meantime, you can test your vehicles batter at home by completing the steps below:

  • Start the engine, keep your vehicle in park, and turn on the headlights.
  • Put your foot on the accelerator, and keep an eye on your headlights to notice if they change in brightness.
  • If your headlights increase brightness when you rev the engine the battery current is not strong enough to support both your idling engine and light levels.

Why Service With Berlin City CDJR

Why Service with Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Instead of Other Repair Shops

At Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Service Center, our service technicians have each been trained and certified, work primarily with Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram vehicles each day, and will confidently service your vehicle with genuine warranty-backed MOPAR parts and accessories. Wherever you’ve purchased your Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or Ram, our team will give your vehicle the attention it needs, and only recommend genuine and compatible parts. Though you will receive speedy service, you can enjoy our lounge area which offers free Wi-Fi and complimentary beverages while you wait. We also offer exclusive Service Specials and unbeatable Mopar® Parts & Service Coupons!


Battery Service FAQs

The lifespan will depend on a variety of factors, on average a battery can last three or more years depending on usage.

We offer exclusive discounts and coupons, have MOPAR-certified Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram service technicians, and will only suggest compatible and genuine MOPAR parts and accessories for your vehicle.

  1. Make sure both vehicles' engines are off and the cars are parked
  2. Attach red positive clips to the positive terminal (+) on each car’s battery
  3. Attach the black negative clip to the negative post (-) on your battery
  4. Take the remaining black negative clamp and attach it to a metal surface on your car
  5. Try starting your vehicle a few times
  6. If it starts, make sure to drive around for at least 15 minutes
  7. If that doesn’t work, contact us for help getting a new battery

Berlin City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Service Center recommends that you get your battery tested at least twice per year. More extreme climates can cause battery fluctuations and drainage which is why it is recommended to check it more frequently during winter.

Batteries can be damaged or drained when you leave your lights on, intense weather fluctuations occur, corrosive damage has started, or if it has charging issues.

  • Brake Inspection and Repair
  • Tire rotation
  • Fluid and tire check
  • A/C and Heating Inspection
  • Transmission flushing and repair
  • Wiper blade replacement
  • Battery test
  • Engine checkup
Berlin City Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram is located at: 485 Main St • Gorham, NH 03581
Berlin City Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram 44.413770, -71.195460.