Expert Advice for Jumpstarting

All Questions on Jumpstarting

How do you unfreeze a car battery?
What do you do if your car battery is frozen? I live in northern Idaho and it gets downright cold. Sometimes my car's battery freezes as a result. What should I do?
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Eric Schad
Sep 09, 2021
What is included in boat towing?
As of last week, I'm officially a new boat owner. Yesterday, I was going over the paperwork, and I realized that I have towing coverage on my boat insurance. What does this include?
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Emily Maracle
Sep 02, 2021
How do I recharge a car battery without a charger?
How do I recharge my car battery? I don't have a car battery charger and my car battery is getting old.
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Eric Schad
Aug 23, 2021
How much does it cost to jump start your car if you don't have AAA?
I don't have AAA, but I want to know what would happen if my battery dies. How much would it cost to have a company jump start your battery?
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Eric Schad
Aug 02, 2021
Who should I call if I need to jump start my car?
I'm a 20-year-old woman and I don't feel comfortable asking strangers for help with my vehicle. Hypothetically, who should I call if I need to jump start my vehicle?
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Eric Schad
Aug 02, 2021
Will police departments jumpstart vehicles?
Will the police help me if I call and ask for a jump? I have an old battery and I'm fully ready for it to break down on the highway soon.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 22, 2021
Will emergency roadside assistance help me jumpstart a Prius?
Do I need to request special equipment to jumpstart a Prius? Since it's a hybrid vehicle, I'm not sure if it will be the same process.
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Sophie Newman
Jul 22, 2021
How much should I expect to pay to jump start a car?
Hypothetically, how much might it cost to jump start my car if I don't have roadside assistance? My car has charging system problems and I don't have roadside assistance with my insurance company.
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Eric Schad
Jul 22, 2021
Are there any companies that will bring a car battery to you?
My car died in a parking lot and I can't find anyone to jump me. Are there any companies that will bring a car battery to you?
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Eric Schad
Jul 22, 2021
Can you call Uber for a jump start?
Would Uber give me a jumpstart if I gave them a big tip? My car wouldn't start due to battery problems. I called my roadside assistance program, but they said it would be three hours for a jump.
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Eric Schad
Jul 22, 2021

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