Cold-Weather Car Starting Tips

These cold-weather car starting tips will help when homesteaders face nature's cold when starting up their car in winter.



Starting a car in cold weather
Auto tips: Never add acid to your battery; use only soft or distilled water.
ILLUSTRATION: STEVE HENRY
Temperature Derating
Figure 1: Temperature Derating.
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Gravity Correction Factor
Figure 2: Specific Gravity Correction Factor.
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Freezing Point Battery
Figure 3: Freezing Point of Lead-Acid Battery
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Trickle Charger Parts Layou
Chart: Trickle Charger Parts Layout.
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