Battery & Ignition Repair in Boise, ID

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Got a weak or dead battery?

At Tune Tech, we can check the state of your battery and cables and the charging system to ensure that it is all working properly. While the battery is not the only cause of a no crank situation, it is the most common and, fortunately, it is usually the easiest and cheapest solution.

Having Tune Tech perform some basic battery maintenance can go a long way to helping you prolong the life of your car's battery and know when you should be replacing it, before it leaves you stranded somewhere.

We’ll make sure you can get your motor running

First, we can clean your battery, terminals, and cables. Batteries can have a sulfuric acid leak that can cause a white or green acid buildup on the battery terminals where the cables connect. Keeping these connections clean will ensure that you have good contacts and will help to prolong the life of the battery. At Tune Tech, our technicians can clean your battery terminal and put a protective sealant on it to help it stay that way.

Second, we ensure that the battery is being properly charged. It is common when living close to work, school, and the grocery store to do many short trips. These short trips can often cause wear and tear on the battery because we use a lot of power when starting the vehicle. The alternator often does not have ample time to recharge the battery before it is shut off. This will slowly wear the battery down and shorten its life.

We recommend that you have your car's battery and charging system tested regularly so that you know the state it's in, and then can charge the battery more to help establish the proper power levels. A normal battery these days lasts only about 4 years, so doing what you can to get the most out of them is important.

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With a starting and charging system analysis from Tune Tech, we test your battery’s condition, as well as your vehicle’s charging system. We can accurately diagnose the problem and then recommend the appropriate solution, saving you the cost of guesswork and unnecessary repairs.

What our customers are saying

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You guys are my Mechanics by Choice. You recently fixed a problem with our main car that has been a concern that would have cost in excess of 4K through the dealer, but you fixed it for a little over 1K.
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Great work, quick turnaround, very reasonable price. Not many places around anymore that willingly take on working on old classics. The Tune Tech team did a great job for us.
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You guys are my Mechanics by Choice. You recently fixed a problem with our main car that has been a concern that would have cost in excess of 4K through the dealer, but you fixed it for a little over 1K.
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This place, Tune Tech Fairview, is absolutely the "Best" car service in Boise, Idaho…We are so happy and glad we found this place... A+ all the way!…We highly suggest you give them a try, we promise, it will blow your mind...They deserves your attention…You will be impressed, and you won’t be disappointed…The owner Chris, is a very awesome person to work with…We had some car issues and trouble starting our car one morning…With his busy schedule and with short notice, he went above and beyond to help us with getting our classic car back to amazing working order, so that we can be in a car show and parade for the upcoming weekend event...We thank you!...I highly recommend this trustworthy auto repair shop…They have really great customer service, they stand by their work and care about customer satisfaction, reliable, honest, professional, friendly technicians and staff, very knowledgeable, top quality work, and their prices are so reasonable…We will NEVER take our classic car anywhere else for car service, but right here...We are driving much happier and safer, thanks to Tune Tech Fairview, for a job well done…Erica and Dan Dunn
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