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How long do Lincoln MKC batteries last?

Lincoln MKC batteries usually last between 3-5 years, but this is variable depending on driving habits, weather conditions, the type of battery, and more. You can prolong the life of your MKC battery by:

  • Keeping your vehicle stored indoors away from extreme swings in temperature or climate
  • Keeping the battery tightly fastened - did you know the vibrations of your automobile can loosen the connections and rattle your battery's components?
  • Proactively testing your battery
  • Cleaning the terminals and posts of corrosion with the appropriate cleaning solution & a wire brush.
  • Starting your Lincoln MKC ordinarily is important. Don't let your battery go unused for long periods of time.

David McDavid Plano Lincoln Battery Replacement & Lincoln Batteries for sale

At David McDavid Plano Lincoln, our service company is comprised of Lincoln certified mechanics that can help scan what is amiss with your battery. Our Lincoln factory-trained mechanics can change your MKC battery immediately at competitive prices. Call David McDavid Plano Lincoln at 4694053736 or schedule battery service online for the fastest battery replacement in Plano TX.Our main goal is client service unlike copious supplemental auto repair shops. Sometimes it is just a low battery connection and tightening or reconnecting loose components might get your Lincoln MKC started again. We will check your battery for any evident fixes such as examining your battery for corrosion build-up before recommending a full battery replacement. Outstanding service and affordable prices are just two of several reasons people do business with David McDavid Plano Lincoln.

Common Car Battery Issues & Problems - How Do You Know If Your Car Needs A New Battery?

We have all been there, whether you leave your lights on, don't close a door completely, or leave the radio too long without your engine running. One of the most prevalent car problems is a dead battery. But when does your Lincoln MKC battery need to be replaced? Here are exceptional symptoms that may express your MKC battery needs to be looked at by a Lincoln mechanic or changed.

  • Check Engine Light - the check engine light usually turns on when your battery is losing charge.
  • Fluid Leaks or Corrosion - it's equitable for battery fluid and further fluid leaks to cause excessive corrosion which is an recognizable sign the battery needs to be replaced. Over time, corrosion will build customarily and can be cleaned to prolong the life of your Lincoln MKC battery.
  • Delayed Engine Crank - when you attempt to start the vehicle, it takes longer than traditional to roll over or start.
  • Low Battery Fluid Level - if the fluid level is low, you need to have the battery and charging system tested.

Are Lincoln MKC batteries covered under warranty?

Most genuine OEM Lincoln batteries sold at David McDavid Plano Lincoln are covered under some type of warranty for potentially up to 24 months. Give us a call at 4694053736 so we can look up the battery that was installed and confirm the warranty for you. There are a few reasons why a battery would not be covered under warranty such as:

  • MKC Batteries connected to non-OEM components
  • MKC Batteries that were physically damaged prior to inspection
  • MKC Batteries with cracks
  • MKC Batteries that have been recharged

What Are the Best Car Batteries to Buy?

Contact the advisors at David McDavid Plano Lincoln and we will be capable to help mean the best car battery for your Lincoln MKC based on your needs and driving habits. Chummy car battery brands include DieHard Batteries, Odyssey, NAPA, AC Delco, Duralast, EverStart, just to name a bit. This can be a difficult question to answer. There are copious factors that go into determining the "best" car battery, as copious car batteries are designed with distinctive factors in mind.

How do you know if your Lincoln MKC needs a new battery?

The most common symptoms of harmful Lincoln MKC batteries are if your car is slow to start after turning the key, or if your battery cables and connectors show signs of extensive corrosion. You may also notice a clicking sound when turning the key or if your electronics work but the car won't start. These are all tell tale signs of failing batteries on your Lincoln MKC. Give our experts at Lincoln Plano a call or book an online appointment here.

How do Lincoln MKC batteries work?

So, how do car batteries work? Most car batteries rely on a lead-acid chemical reaction to get your car off & running. These types of batteries are considered part of the “SLI” category. SLI stands for “starting, lighting, and ignition.” This type of battery produces energy in order to power your lights, accessories, and engine. Once the energy reaches your engine, the alternator provides power. You can learn more about further types of batteries by reaching out to one of our service experts. We offer a excellent selection and the best prices on batteries that were designed for your car. If you are shopping for a battery for your Lincoln MKC, count on David McDavid Plano Lincoln. With the help of our Lincoln MKC battery experts, we will get you back on the road quickly. Book your service appointment online today or call us at 4694053736 with any questions. We look forward to working with you!

Lincoln MKC Battery Price

Lincoln MKC pricing is also heavily dependent on whether or not you want to install the new battery yourself or have David McDavid Plano Lincoln install it for you. Over the years, hood space has shrunk as the performance of vehicles has increased and as a result, sometimes the battery is not easily ready for use. If that’s the case or you'd like a Lincoln licensed technician to install your battery, the price of labor may add an additional $20-$40 to your service bill depending on the market. The distinguishable news is David McDavid Plano Lincoln offers frequent services and parts specials when it comes to car batteries, and in frequent cases if you purchase a battery at David McDavid Plano Lincoln, we may be able to install your battery at no additional cost. Contact David McDavid Plano Lincoln to learn more about battery installation today.

Lincoln MKC Battery Coupons & Specials in Dallas

Lincoln Plano offers monthly battery coupons for your Lincoln MKC. From full battery replacement to labor cost savings to giant rebates on battery parts, Lincoln Plano has you covered. You can find our battery replacement coupons here, or browse parts specials here.If you can't find the battery you're looking for or want to speak to someone about our monthly discounts, give us a call at 4694053736 today. Our Lincoln MKC technicians are standing by to help you with all your automotive service needs.

Lincoln MKC Battery Replacement

Replacing some types of batteries, especially in newer models, can be exceedingly tricky as hood space in vehicles continues to shrink to raise performance. Because of this, some batteries can be hard to access. You'll want to check your Lincoln MKC owner's manual for correct information on where your battery is located. Oddly enough, some batteries can be located under the floorboard or in the trunk, however, this is highly unlikely.

How to replace your battery:

  1. Make sure your engine is off - refer to your vehicle manual to locate the battery.
  2. Use a wrench to loosen the bolt that holds the black negative battery cable.
  3. Carefully remove the cable by twisting and pulling - do not use too much force or any metal objects to pry the cable away from the battery. This can damage the cable.
  4. Repeat steps 2 and 3 to remove the positive (red) battery cable.
  5. Locate the clamp that holds the battery in place and remove it with a wrench or ratchet.
  6. At this point, you should be able to easily remove the battery. Careful, it will be heavy.
  7. It is recommended that you clean the battery tray and any corrosion on the cables using a wire brush and proper battery cleaning solution.
  8. To install the new battery simply repeat the steps above.

Is it safe to drive with the battery light on?

The purpose of the alternator is to charge your Lincoln MKC battery while you are driving. When the alternator isn't working properly, it can cause the battery to ditch all its power, leaving you stranded if the automobile is turned off. Be sure to turn off the radio, air conditioner, and the lights unless you are driving at night. If your Lincoln MKC battery warning light comes on while driving, be sure to turn off your accessories, so the battery doesn’t ditch additional. The warning light usually means that the alternator isn’t working properly meaning you are operating solely on battery power.It's also functional that your Lincoln MKC serpentine belt has malfunctioned. If you have multiple warning lights come on including the battery light, then pull over to a protected location if functional.If the dash lights indicate overheating, then the water pump was on that belt too. Another handy symptom that could point to the serpentine belt as a cause for the battery warning light, is if steering becomes difficult or feels extensive. If you're near Dallas and need service, give David McDavid Plano Lincoln a call at 4694053736. We can even arrange to have your Lincoln MKC brought in to us.

Lincoln MKC Battery Cost

When you are shopping for a Lincoln MKC battery, there are various things that you need to keep in mind that will have an effect on the cost.What size engine does your Lincoln MKC have? What size battery do you need in your Lincoln? Will you require our dealership to replace your battery or are you just looking to purchase the battery and install it yourself? What is the brand of the battery? These are just some of the innumerable questions you should look into before choosing a different battery or replacement at David McDavid Plano Lincoln. Call us at 4694053736 and let our specialists find the proper battery for your Lincoln MKC.

The most directly correlated aspect of a battery's price is its size. The larger the battery the larger the Amp Hour rating of your battery, meaning it will provide more amps of electrical current per hour.

How often should you replace your Lincoln MKC battery?

Every 3 to 5 years, but you should have your battery tested frequently for drops in voltage to make convinced it's operating at a high level. Car batteries generally carry 12 to 13 volts unless you have a high-performance battery. Anything higher than 13 volts may indicate a faulty battery.

Lincoln MKC Battery

Your Lincoln MKC battery will normally last between 3 to 5 years, but that can range heavily depending on weather conditions battery size, type of battery, and driving habits. Even still, just because your battery isn't completely dead, doesn't mean it's operating at optimal levels. For that reason, it is miraculous to have your battery inspected every time you visit a service center. Hopefully, you're a customer of David McDavid Plano Lincoln and you will always receive a free multi-point inspection of your vehicle during every service visit. Inspecting your battery and battery cables is part of this process. If you leave your battery unchecked, when it's not running at optimal levels your Lincoln MKC can put pressure on the alternator or the starter to improve power. Drawing excessive power to compensate for the loss of energy from the battery can make your engine run outside of ideal conditions. In the end, this is going to price you more money to fix. It's extremely miraculous for your Lincoln battery to operate at near-perfect levels.