Car Battery Replacement at your home or office in Fernandina Beach.

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

4,396

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Stefan

Stefan

14 years of experience
366 reviews
Stefan
14 years of experience
Very knowledgeable and explanation what he was doing and great customer service. Would recommend him in the future and will continue to use platform.
Stefan, was late due to correct part not arriving on time, which ended up not being correct and going back to get the correct one. He told us battery and belt were shot due to bad alternator and therefore we would need to get these also. He did a great job and we would ask for him again in the future.
Robert

Robert

28 years of experience
500 reviews
Robert
28 years of experience
He is a good guy , know how to work.
Great job, great guy.
Joshua

Joshua

24 years of experience
709 reviews
Joshua
24 years of experience
This is the second time Joshua has done work for me. Same great job as before. I really like that these mechanics are fully certified, have degrees and continually upgrading their skills. True professionals. This is a great company and a money saver. Add that to not having to go into a shop and you have perfect! I will be using Your Mechanic and Joshua for all of my auto mechanic needs.
Donald

Donald

6 years of experience
56 reviews
Donald
6 years of experience
Very pleased with service. Don was on time and very personable. I love the convenience of your mechanic. I most definitely will book Don again and recommend to friends and family.
James

James

20 years of experience
16 reviews
James
20 years of experience
He was punctual for our appointment time and very outgoing and polite! His expertise showed in his work
Scott

Scott

33 years of experience
469 reviews
Scott
33 years of experience
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Rocco

Rocco

19 years of experience
303 reviews
Rocco
19 years of experience
Dealing with any car problem makes one obviously stressed. You worry about over priced parts as well as finding the right mechanic. in hopes that they wont double talk you into fixing stuff you don't need, screwing you over and still not fixing your original problem. Right? Well hopefully, If you happen to get lucky like me, you'll meet mechanics like Rocco. Upon meeting Rocco he has a "Zen" like way of putting you at ease regarding your car problem. Rocco seems to really care about your situation and takes pride in resolving your issues without giving you the runaround. Rocco's work experience is definitely noticed. And, the tips he gave on getting the most outa my car was greatly apriciated. I do plan on using Rocco in what I hope is the distant future. And I'd like to thank "Your Mechanic" for providing quality service for the Public. _Eric Randol. Long Beach Ca.
Jose

Jose

7 years of experience
284 reviews
Jose
7 years of experience
Jose was punctual, polite, and professional. Had my car back up and running within an hour. Would definitely book his services again!
Bryan

Bryan

8 years of experience
7 reviews
Bryan
8 years of experience
Bryan was very friendly and professional, I have already recommended him to my friends and family.
Rigoberto

Rigoberto

9 years of experience
611 reviews
Rigoberto
9 years of experience
I have hired Rigo a number of times and would definitely still recommend him. He’s very friendly professional and knowledgeable. He is always patient and takes time to answer all my questions. He went above and beyond to fix an issue with my headlight after fixing my engin in the rain, great guy and great mechanic 


How much does Car Battery Replacement cost in Fernandina Beach?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Fernandina Beach. Our mechanics in Fernandina Beach are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Fernandina Beach.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2007 Chrysler Sebring $189 $108.54 $79.99 12% $216.04
2013 Dodge Journey $189 $108.54 $79.99 12% $216.04
2008 Volkswagen Touareg $206 $125.90 $79.99 11% $233.40
2009 Land Rover Range Rover Sport $244 $163.92 $79.99 10% $271.42
2012 Lexus RX350 $188 $108.00 $79.99 12% $215.50
2009 Chevrolet Corvette $195 $115.30 $79.99 12% $222.80

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Car Battery Replacement Service

What are car batteries and how do they work?

A car battery is an energy storage device that relies on a chemical reaction within the battery to produce electricity. The stored electrical energy is used to initially operate the starter motor, ignition system, and fuel system on your vehicle. Once your car engine is running, the alternator supplies the electricity needed for all vehicle systems and charges the battery to replace the electric energy used when starting a car.

Most electric vehicles have a traction battery which is in addition to the standard 12 volt battery that is used to start the car engine. Traction batteries also convert chemical energy to supply electrical energy but operate at higher voltages and often are monitored by the PCM (Powertrain Control Module).

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When to replace a car battery?

  • Your car doesn’t start. A new battery has a specified capacity to provide power. This capacity is referred to as the cranking amps rating of the battery. As a battery ages, the actual amps that a battery can supply becomes lower than its original rating Once the cranking amps fall below a critical threshold, it will be difficult or impossible to start your car.
  • Battery or charging system warning light is illuminated. Should a battery or charging system warning light illuminate, a mechanic should perform a few basic tests to determine if a battery replacement is needed.
  • Electrical components don’t work. Once a battery has started to fail, and the voltage produced by the battery drops, then vehicle electrical components can malfunction, such as the security system. If you are experiencing electrical malfunctions, it’s a smart idea to have the battery tested.

How do mechanics replace the battery?

  • A temporary power source might be installed to avoid the possibility of losing radio presets or stored data in the PCM while the battery is out. When the battery is already completely dead, this step is unnecessary.
  • The vehicle’s negative cable is removed from the battery, followed by the positive cable. The battery tie down system is loosened and the old battery removed.
  • Cable ends and wiring are carefully inspected to ensure cleanliness and no corrosion. In some cases, corrosion can be extreme and the cable may need to be replaced or wiring repaired.
  • The new battery is installed and the tie down system is reinstalled. Anti-corrosion compound is applied to the battery terminals. The positive terminal is reconnected followed by the negative terminal.
  • Some vehicles, for example some models of BMW, VW, and Audi, may require PCM programming to input battery parameters. This step, performed using a specialized scan tool, is necessary to maximize battery life and prevent electrical system malfunctions.
  • The car is started and charging system output is measured and compared against the factory OEM specification to ensure that the new battery will properly recharge. Generally, charging output will be in the range of 13.8 to 14.8 volts but the exact specifications vary by make and model.

Is it safe to drive with a battery problem?

Yes, but if you have a weak battery you might be left stranded somewhere if the battery dies completely and you cannot start your car. A faulty battery may also needlessly overload the alternator and could adversely affect the operation of the vehicle’s electrical system, including the vehicle security system and the shift interlock.

When replacing the battery keep in mind:

  • The quality of the electrical connections to the battery posts is important. Connections must be clean, free of corrosion and properly tightened.
  • Batteries store a large amount of energy and if short-circuited a battery could explode and can create intense discharges that can damage your eyesight. Insulated tools should be used to attach cabling to battery terminals. Otherwise, the battery’s positive cable can be shorted to ground or the positive and negative posts can be directly shorted. Batteries can only be safely installed from a positive terminal to positive wiring and from a negative terminal to body ground. If the polarity is reversed damage will likely occur to the vehicle’s electrical system.
  • Generally, a car battery will have a service life of 4 to 7 years. If a load test on a battery reveals a significant reduction in the capacity of the battery to provide power, you should buy a new battery rather than wait for the old battery to fail completely.
  • Batteries should only be disconnected if the engine is off and the alternator is not running. Disconnecting a car battery while the alternator is running can cause a voltage spike that will damage sensitive electronic components in the vehicle, such as the PCM.

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