FAQ Topics

Battery Types And Usage

Q How Often Should I Add Water To My Batteries?
Q Why Use An AGM Battery?
Q Why Use Heavy Duty Batteries?
Q Why Use Silver Oxide Batteries?
Q Why Use Zinc Air Batteries?
Q Why Use Gel Batteries?
Q Why Use Alkaline Batteries?
Q Why Use Rechargeable NiMH Batteries?
Q Why Use Rechargeable NiCd Batteries?
Q Why Use Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Batteries?
Q Why Use Lithium Batteries?
Q How Do I Jump Start My Battery Using Booster Cables?
Q How Do I Jump Start My Battery Using Booster Cables?
Q Are Lead Acid Batteries Recyclable?
Q How Do I Dispose Of Batteries?
Q Can I Overcharge A Battery?
Q Can I Upgrade The Battery In My Device To A Newer Chemistry?
Q How Can I Maximize Performance?
Q Will My Device's Performance Differ If I Use Your Aftermarket Battery?
Q I Just Received My New Battery, Why Isn't It Working?

Important Terms And Definitions

Q How Do I Connect My Batteries In A Series/Parallel?
Q How Do I Connect My Batteries In A Parallel?
Q How Do I Connect My Batteries In A Series?
Q What Is Capacity And Why Should I Care?
Q What Is Shelf Life?
Q What Is Self-Discharge?
Q What Is A "Smart" And "Dumb" Battery?
Q What Is Sulfation Of Batteries?
Q What Is A Starting Battery?
Q What Is RC?
Q What Is An OHM?
Q What Is A Watt?
Q What Is A Volt?
Q What Is PCA?
Q What Is CCA?
Q What Is MCA?
Q What Is A Deep Cycle Battery?
Q What Is A Cycle?
Q What Does OEM Mean?
Q What Is Ah?