WATCH NOW: Batteries and Alternators

WATCH NOW: Batteries and Alternators

Didn't get the chance to see yesterday's livestream? Watch it here today.

When students first deal with a battery or alternator replacement, they can be overwhelmed with numbers. Amps, volts and watts can be challenging when diagnosing a no-charge or no-start condition. In a one-hour LiveStream, experts from Summit Racing and Tomorrow’s Technician explained how the math and parts work together to start, charge and power a car or truck.

Topics covered:

-Battery ratings for amps and reserve capacity.

-Alternator amp ratings.

-Calculating the correct size alternator for a project car.

-Battery and charging system sensors.

-System voltages for modern vehicles.

-How to properly connect accessories to a modern electrical system.

This livestream is sponsored by Summit Racing Equipment

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