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  • Get Ready for Summer Adventures with the CTEK CT5 Automotive Battery Charger

    Get Ready for Summer Adventures with the CTEK CT5 Automotive Battery Charger
    As the sun begins to shine and the days grow longer, it's time to dust off your favorite summer toys and prepare for countless adventures on land and water. Whether you're revving up your ATV or jet ski, one essential step ensures that your powersport vehicles are ready for action every time: keeping their batteries charged and in top condition. Enter the CTEK CT5 POWERSPORT battery charger – your ultimate companion for optimal performance and reliability.
  • How long do motorcycle batteries last?

    How long do motorcycle batteries last?
    Many riders often ponder: How long do motorcycle batteries last? Well, the average lifespan of a motorcycle battery varies depending on its type. Lead-acid models typically endure between 2 to 5 years, while lithium-ion types can last anywhere from 5 to 10 years. However, these figures are determined under controlled conditions by manufacturers or independent research. In real-world scenarios, factors like driving habits, environmental conditions, and maintenance practices play a crucial role in determining battery performance and longevity.
  • CTEK Recommends Mother's Day Must-Haves For Her Emergency Toolkit

    CTEK Recommends Mother's Day Must-Haves For Her Emergency Toolkit
    Moms everywhere know what it's like to have a family member read a map at night or search for a dropped item in the center console only to return to a dead battery the next morning because someone forgot to turn off the car's interior light. Or to wait hours in a parking lot with a phone charged to just 20 percent and zapping the life out of the car battery to recharge the phone, requiring a jump start. But it doesn't have to be that way.
  • What should you do when you leave your motorcycle parked?

    What should you do when you leave your motorcycle parked?

    Whether you're just stopping briefly or preparing to store your bike away for the winter, it's vital to keep certain key factors in mind. These practices are not only essential for maintaining a smooth riding experience but also for safeguarding your motorcycle's mechanical well-being and battery longevity. So, what steps should you take when leaving your motorcycle parked? Let's explore some suggestions in this article.

  • How to charge a motorcycle battery

    How to charge a motorcycle battery
    Charging a motorcycle battery is not merely a task; it's an essential aspect of motorcycle ownership, ensuring reliability, longevity, and optimal ...
  • Tips to prep your motorcycle for safe road trips

    Tips to prep your motorcycle for safe road trips
    With longer days and sunny weather, the open road beckons to two-wheel owners. Preparing a motorcycle after it's been in storage involves several key steps to ensure it's ready for the road after the winter months. CTEK, the global leader in vehicle charging solutions, provides recommendations for riders to prep their vehicles for peak performance and peace of mind on the open road.
  • How To Charge A Car Battery – CTEK Explains

    How To Charge A Car Battery – CTEK Explains
    The 12V battery is a fundamental component in an Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) car, powering various electrical systems like lights, radio, and the vehicle's computer system. So, how do you charge a car battery? Charging this battery is a straightforward task achievable with a compatible charger. Regular maintenance enhances the battery's lifespan, preventing unexpected starting issues. In this guide, we'll explore effective steps for charging a 12V battery in an ICE car.
  • Unleash Your Winter Adventure: CS FREE – Empowering Snowmobiling

    Unleash Your Winter Adventure: CS FREE – Empowering Snowmobiling
    In the depths of winter, when snow-laden landscapes beckon, the allure of the great outdoors becomes irresistible. Devotees of snowmobiling grasp the thrill of conquering snow-covered trails, navigating frost-kissed forests, and savoring the liberty that comes with exploring vast, untouched expanses. Amidst this winter wonderland, a crucial ally emerges, turning every snowmobile escapade into a tale of reliability, robustness, and boundless exploration – the CTEK CS FREE adaptive booster and battery charger.
  • Battery failure – the single biggest cause of vehicle breakdowns during winter

    Battery failure – the single biggest cause of vehicle breakdowns during winter
    As winter sets in and temperatures drop, battery performance can reduce by as much as 50%. That is why drivers need to make sure their car batteries are in top condition, to power through the cold.
  • Heading Home for the Holidays? Don't Let a Dead Battery Derail Your Christmas Celebrations!

    Heading Home for the Holidays? Don't Let a Dead Battery Derail Your Christmas Celebrations!
    The festive season is a time filled with joy, family reunions, and spirited festivities. While loved ones come together for this special occasion, the last thing anyone wants is to find themselves stranded due to a dead 12V battery. To guarantee a seamless and stress-free journey, CTEK proudly presents the CS FREE® Adaptive Booster and Portable Battery Charger.
  • CTEK RETURNS TO PRI SHOW IN INDIANAPOLIS

    CTEK RETURNS TO PRI SHOW IN INDIANAPOLIS

    CTEK is set to make a return to the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Show in Indianapolis this week at booth #4506. Building on the positive experience of exhibiting in 2022, CTEK will once again showcase its performance products at the PRI Show, the premium motorsports trade show.

  • CTEK issuing a product safety notice for SMARTPASS products

    CTEK issuing a product safety notice for SMARTPASS products
    During internal testing of the SMARTPASS products referenced above, CTEK has discovered a risk for short circuits while incorrectly performing installation or service in the battery system, or while using the products without a complete understanding of the vehicle’s dual battery system.

“Having owned several of another ‘popular’ brand of charger, the CTEK is far and above superior in every possible category. WELL worth the miniscule additional cost. ”

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