Car Batteries Gladstone

Battery Sales & Services

Does your car require a new battery? Unsure how to go about replacing your old one? Don’t fret – GMW Mechanical & Towing is here to help. We’ll help source a suitable battery and install it in your vehicle, ensuring that your car gets up and running again in no time. We even offer roadside assistance services for clients who require urgent help. We also stock a very wide range of batteries to suit the needs of a range of clients in Gladstone.

A Car Battery in Gladstone - GMW Mechanical & Towing

In other words, we’ll do everything in our power to help our clients address their battery problems. That’s why we’re considered one of the best and most reliable mechanical businesses in Gladstone! Give GMW Mechanical & Towing a call today on 07 4973 5735 to book a spot at our workshop or 0408 668 785 if you require roadside assistance!

Check And Test

If you’re unsure how your car battery is faring, don’t leave it to chance. Our expert team can run extensive diagnostics to check the quality of your battery, as well as running any necessary tests to ensure there are no risks. With decades of experience, we can identify many car battery problems quickly and with confidence.

Battery Replacements

Should our team discover a problem with your car battery, or if it’s coming to the end of its lifespan, we may recommend a battery replacement. When this is the case, we’ll recommend the best replacement battery for your car and can fit it for you too, saving you precious time and effort.

Battery Smart Chargers

One of the best ways to avoid requiring a battery replacement is to invest in a battery smart charger. We stock and sell a range of smart chargers for car batteries of many models and makes, as well as options for all budgets. You can get back to driving again in no time at all by keeping a smart charger close by.

Roadside Assistance

Car stuck on the side of the road with no way of starting again? We offer fast roadside assistance in Gladstone so you won’t have to worry about being stranded or how you’ll get home again. Our car repair team can be with you as soon as possible to help with your car and battery problems.

A GMW Mechanic Checking A Car Battery in Gladstone
A GMW Mechanic Changing A Car Battery in Gladstone

Mobile Battery Replacement

We’re a Royal Automobile Club of Queensland (RACQ) service provider. What does this mean? Put simply, it means we offer mobile roadside assistance to RACQ members. As a member of RACQ, you can rest assured that you’ll always enjoy high-quality assistance from a team of experts whenever you experience a roadside emergency. What’s more, you’ll enjoy super speedy service that allows you to continue going about your day quickly! It’s easy, cost-effective, and rewarding to sign up, so don’t hesitate to protect yourself from future problems. We all love to enjoy peace of mind while out on the road, after all.

Replacing An Old Battery

In-house Battery Replacements

On top of our mobile assistance service, we offer in-house battery replacement services for customers able to drive their vehicles. Simply book an appointment and leave your vehicle in our reliable hands for an hour or two. Changing a battery by yourself could be difficult or even dangerous. Some car batteries are trickier to install than others, while your old battery may contain cracks or corroded materials. Compromised batteries could leak dangerous acid that could harm you or a family member. As such, leaving the job to the professionals is the simplest, safest and most cost-effective option.

We’ll Determine The Cause Of Battery Failure

Batteries don’t fail out of the blue – there is a range of problems that could be causing your charging system issues. Common problems include:
  • Faulty voltage regulators
  • Circuit problems
  • Misaligned pulleys
  • Faulty bearings
  • Control module complications
  • Damaged drive belts
Fortunately, our mechanics have a range of cutting-edge tools to assess why you’re experiencing issues and to fix any problems quickly. We’ll conduct thorough assessments and let you know our findings before going ahead with any repair works. This will ensure that your new battery won’t experience similar issues and that your vehicle remains in good condition for the foreseeable future.

Batteries To Suit All Major Car Brands

We supply car batteries Gladstone based designed to suit all major car brands. As such, you can rest assured that we’ll have products to suit your requirements. If you own a relatively rare car, feel free to give us a call and enquire about the types of batteries we stock.

If your car battery needs testing, replacing, or if you would like to learn more about our smart chargers and roadside assistance, call GMW Mechanical & Towing today on 07 4973 5735. Our Gladstone mechanics are ready to assist you with whatever you need, whenever you need it.

Car Mechanic Replaces A Battery
Installation Of A New Battery

Car Battery FAQs

How long should a car battery last?

The average car battery should last between 4 and 5 years. However, this varies from battery to battery and depends on a number of affecting factors including temperature and battery care. Our team can let you know how long we expect your car battery to last upon replacement.

How can I prolong my car battery lifespan?

Though no car battery will last forever (far from it!), there are some things you can do to help extend how long it works. This includes frequently testing your battery for signs of wear, ensuring your whole car is adequately cared for, and checking the acid levels often. If you’d like further advice on preserving car battery health, get in touch.

How will I know when my car battery needs replacing?

There are many warning signs you can keep an eye out for if you’re concerned that your car battery may need replacing. These include your car starting slow, any electrical issues such as weakened lights, or indication of corrosion on the connectors. Or, if your car battery is simply old!

A GMW Mechanic Inspecting A Car Battery in Gladstone

Looking for more than just a new battery for your vehicle?

If you feel like you need more done to your vehicle then just a battery replacement, we offer an array of mechanical repairs & services for both automatic and diesel vehicles in the Gladstone region. The majority of our business comes from repeat customers who appreciate our workmanship and our attention to detail. No job is too big or small for our mechanical team and our Gladstone workshop is equiped to get your vehicle back on the road. Check out our Mechanical Repairs & Services page to learn more about how we can help.