Time to get you vehicle springing back into action

Time to get you vehicle springing back into action

26th of February 2021

Time to get your vehicle ‘springing’ back into action

With so many of us still working from home or finding ourselves ‘furloughed’ our vehicles are not getting the regular use that they need and are used to. This really is not good news for vehicle batteries which will ultimately go flat, and this could be irreversible if left for a prolonged period of time.

With travel ...

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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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De-Mystifying Vehicle Battery failure

De-Mystifying Vehicle Battery failure

June 5th 2020

A period of short, infrequent journeys or a length of time when a vehicle is not being used can cause its battery to fail rapidly.

A battery is an Electrochemical device which naturally loses charge over time. This happens faster in higher spring and summer temperatures

Batteries naturally lose charge even if they are not connected to a vehicle. The rate at which they di ...

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Have you checked your vehicle recently?

Have you checked your vehicle recently?

20th April 2020

We are all checking on our neighbours, vulnerable locals and friends & family BUT Have you checked your vehicle recently?

With so many of us working from home or finding ourselves ‘furloughed’ vehicles are not getting the regular use that they need and are used to. This is not good news for vehicle batteries which will ultimately go flat, which could be irreversible if left for a pr ...

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