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Battery Boost Service, How To, Roadside Assistance -

When your engine is cold, it requires more battery power than when it’s warm. Turn off any unneeded accessories while you crank your engine over, allowing more power directly to the starter. Don’t worry, you can turn them back on as soon as your engine has fired up.

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Battery Boost Service, Hybrid Cars, Roadside Assistance -

Dealing with a dead battery in a hybrid car is somewhat more complicated than a dead battery in a regular gasoline car, but it's probably not quite as bad as you might believe. Why? Well, not all hybrid systems are created equal. Since the powertrains are not standardized across the hybrid auto industry, there's a lot of variation across brands and even within the same brand over model year redesigns. Many hybrid cars have more than one battery, and they might not be located where you expect them to be. Some hybrid cars do need a trip to the dealership...

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Flat Tire, Roadside Assistance -

List of vehicles not equipped with a spare wheel for flat tire emergency. Be in the know!

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Acura, Battery Boost Service, How To -

Jump Starting 2019 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid Turn off the power to electric devices, such as audio and lights. Turn off the engine, then open the hood. Pull up on the engine cover, remove it from the pins. Start on the passenger side and lift the outermost edge of the cover. Move towards the driver side while applying uniform upward pressure. Connect the first jumper cable to your vehicle's battery (+) terminal. Connect the other end of the first jumper cable to the booster battery (+) terminal. Use a 12-volt booster battery only. When using an automotive battery charger, select...

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Acura, Battery Boost Service, How To -

Jump Starting Acura ILX 2019 Turn off the power to electric devices, such as audio and lights. Turn off the engine, then open the hood. Connect the first jumper cable to your vehicle's battery (+) terminal. Connect the other end of the first jumper cable to the booster battery (+) terminal. Use a 12-volt booster battery only. When using an automotive battery charger, select a charging voltage lower than 15 volts. Check the charger manual for the proper setting. Connect the second jumper cable to the booster battery (-) terminal. Connect the other end of the second jumper cable to...

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