Winter Battery Care

Winter Battery Care

31st of December 2021

Winter Battery Care

It’s that time of year again when we should be paying extra special attention to the ‘health’ of our vehicles, so we have put together a list of useful tips to help take care of your battery and your vehicle..

A battery is designed to work at an optimum temperature of around 25ºC and when the temperature falls to around freezing, the battery’s capac ...

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Winter Care Tips For Your Batteries

Winter Care Tips For Your Batteries

11th of December 2020

WINTER BATTERY TIPS

Cold weather can take its toll on your car’s battery – Cold weather inhibits the chemical reaction necessary to make a battery work, which is often the reason you may have trouble starting your car on a cold winter morning! Cold weather together with a lack of car usage, especially over the festive period, every year leads to high numbers of assistance call outs. ...

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Shield Batteries Manchester Battery Centre has now moved!

Shield Batteries Manchester Battery Centre has now moved!

20th of November 2020

Here at Shield we operate a trade delivery service from each of our battery centres across the UK

We are settling in nicely at our new North West battery centre home in Leigh and the place is looking great! Huge thanks to the guys at In2 Signs Graphics & Display in Leigh for our new signage.

Our Manchester city centre battery centre has now closed & ...

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Shield Batteries expands delivery fleet

Shield Batteries expands delivery fleet

10th of November 2020

Here at Shield we operate a trade delivery service from each of our battery centres across the UK

We are delighted to have just taken delivery of our latest addition to our Delivery Van Fleet, it’s a smart Renault Traffic van which has been beautifully sign-written by local signwriters Absolute UK Signs.

Our newest addition is off to our Poole battery centre ...

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Winter Survival Battery Tips

Winter Survival Battery Tips

10th of December 2019

Winter Survival Battery Tips

It’s that time of year again when we should be paying extra special attention to the ‘health’ of our vehicles, so we have put together a list of useful tips to help take care of your battery and your vehicle..

A battery is designed to work at an optimum temperature of around 25ºC and when the temperature falls to around freezing, the batter ...

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Shield increases its fleet of delivery vans

Shield increases its fleet of delivery vans

29th of November 2019

Shield increases its fleet of delivery vans.

We were delighted to take delivery of our shiny new Renault Traffic delivery van last week, which can now be found somewhere in the Manchester area delivering our batteries.

Huge thanks to our friends over at Absolute UK Signs Ltd for another great Sign-Writing job on our new delivery van for our Manchester Depot.

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Check your vehicle is Winter Ready!

Check your vehicle is Winter Ready!

Check your vehicle is Winter Ready!

We know what you are thinking ‘Where has the year gone’……us too!

It’s time for log fires, spooky visitors, cosy nights in, sparklers & fireworks, hot chocolate, or maybe a good glass of red and of course, time to tuck up your Classic car for the winter – or check your ‘daily’ vehicle is winter ready!!

Here at Shield we h ...

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Ferrari 330 GTC 1967 Pininfarina - Powered By A Shield Classic 241 Battery

Ferrari 330 GTC 1967 Pininfarina - Powered By A Shield Classic 241 Battery

13th August 2019

Ferrari 330 GTC 1967 Pininfarina

We were delighted to hear from our customer Thomas from California USA when he needed a replacement battery for his rather stunning 1967 Ferrari 330GTC Pininfarina.

Thomas was looking for the ultimate classic hard rubber battery, matching the original manufacturers specification. Our Shield Classic 241/13 gives the correct period look to his prid ...

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Staff Training at Duracell Automotive factory in Europe.

Staff Training at Duracell Automotive factory in Europe.

25th September 2017
On Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th of September 10 members of the Shield team from across the country travelled to Duracell Automotive. When there, they had a look around the factory and saw how the batteries were made, as well as had a direct Q&A session with the manufacturers. The team were lucky enough to be shown the city via Segway. Our team are now fully prepared to answer your questions as ...
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