DIY Fixing Lead Acid Batteries

How it is Made: Car Battery Acid

Each cell provides 2.1 volts for a total of 12.6 volts at full charge. Each cell of a lead storage battery consists of alternate plates of lead (cathode) and lead coated with lead dioxide (anode) immersed in an electrolyte of sulfuric acid solution.Table of Content: What is battery acid? Percentage of H2SO4 Lead-Acid Battery Construction and […]

Lead Acid Battery Charger

Before selecting a charger for your battery there are a few thing or questions that you need to consider.Table of Content: How to know which charger will fulfil your needs? What size charger should you buy for your sealed lead acid battery? Exactly how long will it take to recharge your sealed lead acid battery? […]

How to Clean Battery Terminals

Causes for Battery Corrosion One of the biggest problem faced by car user now a day is the corrosion on the battery terminals. Due to this corrosion charges don’t easily flow through the wires which in return causes problems while starting the engine. In case of sealed lead acid battery (also known as SLA battery […]

Where to Buy Battery Acid

The United Nations regulates the trade of sulfuric acid. The eltrolyte is regarded as one of the most dangerous drugs since it is used as a raw material in the manufacturing of psychotropic substances. Therefore, purchasing sulfuric acid will justify to be a challenging task ahead. In the United States, there is close monitoring on […]

How to Clean Battery Acid

A unique approach should be considered when handling the batter acid spills due to leaking battery acids. Cleaning up after a battery acid spill is not challenging but encompasses taking proper safety precautions. Battery acid spills may lead to adverse corrosion if timely measures are not adhered to.Table of Content: Safety when handling battery acid […]