Battery Problems & Common Fault Symptoms

The Battery is part of the car Electrics system. We have 4 associated problem symptoms connected to it.

We also have 2993 owner problems that mention it.

4 Symptoms of Battery Problems
The Latest Owner Problems

We have 2993 owner submitted problems mentioning the Battery - see more problems .

Hazard lights flashing when car locked

Occasionally when the car is parked and locked the hazzard lights flash but no alarm siren, the other night it happened ...

2011 Skoda Yeti 2.0tdi
Posted: Jan 26, 2021
Flat battery have charged overnight and still won't start

Key wasn't registering saying anti theft alert changed key battery it fine but now the van battery won't start after bei...

2012 Peugeot Partner 1568cc
Posted: Jan 24, 2021
Headlights not working

Had to jump start the car with jump leads due to a flat battery. Since then both headlights stopped working. Main beam w...

2007 Renault Scenic 1.5 Diesel
Posted: Jan 24, 2021
Car clock loosing time

car clock loosing time, lost 7 minutes in one hour everything else ok except car goes into economy mode after 5 minutes

2010 Citroen C5 1.5 diesel
Posted: Jan 22, 2021
Saab 900 SE 2003 convertible

Battery flat so removed and charged up. On attaching leads alarm went off. Could not stop it as it locked so unable to u...

2003 Saab 900 SE 2.0L Convertible
Posted: Jan 22, 2021
Clicking noise under car

Car will not start this morning. even when keys are out of the car it has a clicking noise constantly under passenger se...

2006 Citroen C3 VTR
Posted: Jan 21, 2021
Can’t lock car without alarm sounding

Every time I try and lock the car the alarm sounds. This results in me being unable to lock the car. I have changed the ...

2015 Peugeot 308 SW 2.0 diesel
Posted: Jan 20, 2021
Fitted new battery plenty of power but won't start lights all on. Key very dodgy been super glued up and rattles could this be the problem

New battery fitted plenty of power. On the turn of the key all lights come on but doesn't seem to be engaging starter. A...

2005 Peugeot 1007 16oo cc sport semi-auto
Posted: Jan 18, 2021
Ok, Car not starting after a new battery 100% charged put in. States brakes faulty and wont start engine. It's a common problem it as I see it written everywhere.

This is a common problem. I checked on Youtube and found 2 videos of a fix. The problem is the mechanic is east European...

2011 Peugeot 3008 1.8
Posted: Jan 18, 2021
Electric windows

Hi I have a Skoda 4x4 Scoat a few months a go I went to get in my car in the morning and all the windows were down , so ...

2013 Skoda Octavia 2 diesel
Posted: Jan 18, 2021
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