Why do I need this Service?

The proper functioning of your vehicle’s starting, charging and battery system is critical to the operation of your vehicle. If your vehicle will not start, your vehicle will be rendered useless.

It is essential to be proactive about maintaining your vehicle’s starting, charging and battery system as it is the catalyzing force that allows you to get to your destination.  The main components of this system include:

  • Starter

  • Alternator

  • Battery

  • Belt

When do I need this Service?

It is important to follow your vehicle manufacturer’s recommendation for starting, charging and battery servicing.  The rule of thumb is to have your starting, charging and battery system inspected annually.

You should have this system inspected promptly if you experience any of the following conditions:

  • Dimming of headlights or interior lights

  • Failure of accessories (interior heater or wiper blades fail to operate)

  • “Check engine” and/or battery light illuminates

The professionals at Done-Rite Tire & Auto will perform a thorough inspection of your starting, charging and battery system to determine if performance improvements are required.


What is the cost of this Service?

Starting, charging and battery repair/replacement vary in price depending on the repair required and the make/model of your vehicle.

 The time required to perform a professional starting, charging and battery inspection will vary depending on the make and model of your vehicle.  If our inspection determines that repair or replacement is necessary, we will explain exactly what is required, and will provide you with an estimate of time and cost before any work is performed.