Do you need to jump-start a car? Here’s what to do

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There are several reasons why your car battery could die. Luckily, it is one of the easiest things to fix when something goes wrong. When you find out that your car battery is dead, you might need to jump-start the car. Now, before you do this, make sure you have all the necessary tools, which are a set of jumper cables, a pair of gloves and another working vehicle. Here steps to follow to jump-start your car: First of all, turn off all electrical components of the vehicle. These draw…

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Push-starting a car: How it works, and what to do

push-starting a car

There are several things that an make your car not start when you turn on the ignition. These could include a blown ignition fuse, a bad battery, a damaged starter motor, a poorly operating starter and so many other factors. Whatever the case may be, you can start a vehicle equipped with a manual transmission even if you do not have access to a set of jumper cables. Most times, this involves push-starting the car. Here’s how to do it: Turn on the ignition Engage the clutch; put into gear:…

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