A very common problem, leave the vehicle parked up for a few days, when you come
back to use it, the Battery is Flat! Commonly known as Battery Drain!
With most vehicle’s, there is a shut down routine, to prevent Battery Drain, this
is activated around forty minutes after the Ignition has been turned off! Then all
the running circuits are switched off, leaving only things like central locking operating,
it’s all about stopping Battery Drain. Over the years we have had several cases,
where items that should switch off, don’t!
This normally ends up with the electrical system drawing more current than it normally
would, so your Vehicle Battery run’s down quicker.
To test for a Battery Drain, we have a proven method of diagnosis, which normally
takes a couple of hours, for this we charge £90 + VAT. Once we have pin pointed the
problem, if its simple we will rectify it within the charge, however should the problem
be more extensive we will give you an estimate, so you have an idea of the total
For further information, please contact us and we will do all we can to help!
Cheaper than your Main Dealer
At Autoleck we have to be better prepared than any Main Dealer, they only have to
work on the vehicles they sell, we have to know and carry Information from all types
and makes of vehicles.
Our current repair labour charge is only £50 + Vat per hour, match that to say BMW
or Mercedes, they charge in excess of £100 + Vat per hour!
So the next time you need help, make sure you use the specialist, come to Autoleck
for the best result!