Choosing the Right 4X4 Cranking Battery

on Friday, 19 July 2019. Posted in Business, Leisure

Tough batteries for 4WDs and Trucks. New Battery Range for Baintech

Not to be confused with an auxiliary battery – your starting battery or cranking battery is measured by Cold Cranking Amps (CCA) – which means the amount of power the battery can deliver to start your vehicles engine. The higher the CCA rating the better suited for 4X4 and Truck use vs. a small four-cylinder sedan.

How to choose the right battery for your 4X4

For something like a turbo-diesel – you’d look for a battery with a CCA rating upwards of 600 Cold Cranking Amps, this provides enough of an energy supply to turn over a large engine for those few starting seconds.

Battery Checklist:

  • Correct CCA for your vehicle size (Check with our expert team)Baintech Automotive Battery N55MF
  • Size / space of your battery tray / under bonnet space

Our Maintenance Free Battery Range:

  • Great value for money
  • Nation-wide 12month warranty
  • Durable, high performance batteries
  • Sales Support

Baintech cranking battery range

Click here for the cranking battery specifications




Maintaining your battery

Starter batteries should be treated differently to your deep cycle batteries, particularly when it comes to charging and maintaining. Different to deep cycle batteries – you shouldn’t discharge or flatten your starter battery as they aren’t designed to draw power over long periods of time.

Top tips for battery health:

Clean battery terminals to prevent corrosion. CYCLO Battery Protect prevents corrosion on terminals and brackets


Maintenance charge your battery:

Use one of our high-quality battery chargers to correctly charge and maintain your battery.

NEW CTEK PRO15 – Battery Charger and Maintainer 

•   Dedicated lithium* mode

• Compatible with batteries from 20Ah to 350Ah (20Ah to 300Ah lithium*).

The PRO15S has a dedicated reconditioning programme to restore battery life & recondition flat batteries. SUPPLY mode can act as a secure 12V power source if the battery needs to be disconnected from the vehicle. CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE

Baintech Battery Monitor

Keep the Baintech battery monitor fixed to your starter battery to track your battery health via the Bluetooth smartphone app. Easily diagnose any problems by tracking historic data of your battery.

Bainbridge Technologies are your Power Solution providers, one point of supply, after sales support, and internal warranty process. To make it easier for our customers we’re always expanding our range of 4WD, Caravan and Camper Trailer products.

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