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Need help with battery replacement

  • Towing or transporting your car
  • Replacement service: removing the dead car battery
  • New battery installation
  • Old battery disposal
  • Car battery purchase
  • … or anything else
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Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers
Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers
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No job too big or too small
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Recent Car Battery Replacement reviews in Canberra

"Great work!"

Basic car service + battery change

$70

"Emre is a champion. Went above and beyond in trying to assist me. A+++++"

Need a jump start - Car Battery dead

$20

"Quick and prompt service. Thanks Dean."

Battery and Alternator check and replacement

$5

"Jonathan responded to my task very quickly which was great because I was worried. He was very friendly & went out of his way to make sure I was back on the road safely. I'm very pleased with the service provided. Tara :-) "

Charge flat car battery

$30

"Damian was super helpful, and quick. Connecting my alternate battery and assisting with the install of a rear awning on my van. Thoroughly recommend!"

Fit alternate battery box to 2015 Hyundai iLoad

$100

"Paul is very kind and professional "

Change car battery Range Rover Evoque

$150

What's the average cost of a car battery replacement specialist in Canberra

$50 - $150

low

$50

median

$80

high

$150

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Average reviews for Car Battery Replacement Services in Canberra

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What do Car Battery Replacement services include?

Car battery replacement services usually include several steps. First, your car is towed to the garage. Mechanics then remove the old, damaged or non-working car battery. They then install the new car battery. If you haven’t bought the new battery yet, most hired mechanics or specialists can make the purchase for you, if their garage doesn’t have the right battery for your car in stock.

Note that this service is for replacing batteries of conventional engines instead of electric cars. This service also does not imply replacing the batteries in car key fobs.

Towing or transporting your car

Since you won’t be able to start your car, you’ll need a way to transport your car to the garage to get serviced. Some mechanics may offer a towing or transport service to get your car to their garage. Mechanics can attach your car to a tow truck, or place it on a flatbed truck. Your chosen mechanic should be able to tow or transport your car without damaging it.

Replacement service: removing the dead car battery

Your mechanic removes the old battery from your car, regardless of its make, model, and brand. Whether it is a Nissan, Ford, Mazda, BMW, Volvo or other car brands, they can remove the old battery. Mechanics disconnect the terminals to ensure their safe removal. The old battery is placed on a stack of old newspapers or cloth to catch any leaking liquids. Mechanics use safety gloves, and a mask and goggles as batteries contain dangerous substances like acid.  

New battery installation

Mechanics can put in your new battery while following best practices. Once the old battery is removed, they clean the battery terminals and clamps to prevent grounding, decreased conductivity or other issues. The mechanic uses a wire brush, baking soda and water to clean out the terminals and clamps, removing dirt, corrosion, or residue. After installing the new battery, the mechanic tests it by starting up your car, activating the wipers, radio, or other electronic accessories.

Old battery disposal

This is another service that your mechanic can do for you, as you cannot toss old car batteries in the rubbish bin. Old batteries have dangerous chemicals that pose a serious health hazard. The mechanic can take your old battery to a recycling centre or treatment facility. Be sure to list this as part of your service, unless you already have a recycling centre or garage in mind to take the old battery.

Car battery purchase

If you don’t have a replacement battery ready and the garage doesn’t stock the right one, some mechanics may offer this service for a small fee. Be sure to provide the mechanic with the money to buy the new car battery for you. Your mechanic can go to the shop, get the right battery then return to the garage to install the new battery straight away.

Recent Car Battery Replacement tasks in Canberra

Change battery on Ipod Classic 6th gen

$50

Canberra ACT 2601, Australia

30th Jul 2022

Change Battery on Ipod Classic 6th Gen - Due date: Flexible

Change my 2007 toyota aurion Battery alternator

$150

Lyons ACT, Australia

16th Apr 2022

I have the new battery alternator , I will just need someone with the required equipment to change it , thanks - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 18 April 2022

I Can’t thank him enough actually , and I was so impressed by his mechanic knowledge and friendliness, I WOULD DEFINITELY RECOMMEND MOSTAFA AGAIN AND AGAIN AND AGAIN

Motorcycle fuel injector light on. Won't start. Battery replaced.

$150

Spence ACT, Australia

24th Mar 2022

I am looking to sell my Suzuki GSK 650F (2008) bike. Unridden in 2 years. Was looking to get it riding so I can happily offer it for sale. Only 3600km - Due date: Before Wednesday, 30 March 2022

Punctual and polite, Paul diagnosed my (sadly) more complex issue than ideal but has given me an idea of what to do next. Thanks!

Weeding, change light bulb and change smoke alarm battery

$90

Bonython ACT, Australia

22nd Jan 2022

Weeding, change light bulb and smoke alarm battery. - Due date: Flexible

Change battery motorbike (Harley 500cc)

$30

Weston ACT, Australia

17th Dec 2021

Harley Davidson 500cc motorbike - change battery. - Due date: Flexible

HondaPostie 1000 Needs service and possibly a new battery.

$300

Canberra ACT, Australia

24th Oct 2021

Tank flushed, basic service, tyres checked and battery checked. Not been touched for four years. - Due date: Flexible

Car battery hooked up backwards repair.

$255

Amaroo ACT 2914, Australia

27th Jul 2021

Car battery hooked up backwards in a 1986 r31 skyline wagon. Main wire to alternator and others near it melted and need repairing. Have a brand new alternator to fit the car to replace old one to be installed. Key was not turned on when battery was connected. Did still run afterwards...

Car battery flat

$40

Franklin ACT, Australia

19th May 2022

Hi guys I’m looking someone to jumpstart my car,

Great job, recommend to all,

Car battery

$150

Casey ACT, Australia

6th Apr 2022

need car battery replaced - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 6 April 2022

Replacement battery BMW 2007 year model 120d diesel auto

$400

Dunlop ACT 2615, Australia

21st Mar 2022

Battery replacement and install - Due date: Flexible

Weeding, change light bulb and smoke alarm battery

$70

Bonython ACT, Australia

20th Jan 2022

Weeding, change light bulbs and smoke alarm battery - Due date: Flexible

Dual battery

$350

Reid ACT 2612, Australia

14th Dec 2021

Need a dual battery installation complete. I have an aux battery and DCDC charger - Due date: Before Wednesday, 22nd Dec 2021

Need to borrow escooter or ebike with battery

$50

Calwell ACT 2905, Australia

6th Oct 2021

I am a mum and I am 29 I need to get from Colo to Mitchell right now and I currently can't Uber it or have a cab cos I don't have enough money so I'm wondering does anyone have a scooter or a bike that I can borrow or just someone have a motorbike rear seat so that they can get me to Mitchell right now I will bring back the bike or scooter I just need help right now

Car battery replacement

$175

Conder ACT 2906, Australia

16th Aug 2022

I looking for car battery replacement for my car toyota camry 2003 model - Due date: Flexible

Check Car Battery

$30

Ngunnawal ACT, Australia

13th May 2022

Toyota Corolla 2018 showing ! for the battery. would like someone to check it - Due date: Flexible

New battery for belimi e bike

$350

Canberra ACT, Australia

31st Mar 2022

Need a battery for Bellini e mountain bike, model Alpan - Due date: Flexible

I need someone to replace a battery in a Navman 670 LMT, supplied

$30

Ngunnawal ACT, Australia

7th Feb 2022

I need a new battery put in my Navman MY670LMT gps unit I have a new battery for it, thanks - Due date: Flexible

Great and efficient service

Help jumpstart my car battery

$50

Isaacs ACT, Australia

20th Dec 2021

My Toyota Corolla has a flat battery, needs to be jumpstarted. Needs long jumpstarter cables as the car is in a garage. - Due date: Flexible

Emre jump started my car in a really tight spot - after some technical trials and errors, he persevered until we got a spark and my dead car came to life. Great job!

Dual battery system fixing problem

$100

Braddon ACT, Australia

4th Nov 2021

Car has a dual battery system in camper. Fridge only seems to work when the car is running and not when stationary. Issue with dual battery. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 5th Nov 2021

Battery and Alternator check and replacement

$5

Bruce ACT 2617, Australia

27th Jul 2021

Car Battery is down for no reason. Car Battery charged but car is still struggling to start. Car Lights are flickering.

Quick and prompt service. Thanks Dean.