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GMC Battery Test and Replacement in Youngstown, OH

GMC Battery Test and Replacement in Youngstown, OH

Visit Sweeney Service!

One thing every vehicle needs is a healthy, functioning battery, and that can only be ensured through routine servicing. We at Sweeney Service are here to help you with testing and replacing your battery, and with any of your other various maintenance needs on your GMC model. Just visit us during any of our flexible hours!


You might be wondering when you can be sure it’s time to take a look at your battery. As a general rule, it is good to inspect your battery every three to five years to determine whether it needs maintenance. In fact, most batteries will become less efficient once they hit the three-year mark, even if you have ideal driving habits. Your car battery is just like any other battery - it will wear out and eventually run out of juice, and that’s why it’s good to get it routinely inspected and replaced! When you consider factors such as the climate you live in, the terrain you’re traveling on, and the types of drives that you typically take, this timeline could adjust slightly. If you have any specific questions about this, feel free to contact us. And remember - always consult your owner’s manual or contact Sweeney Buick GMC for details about your specific vehicle!

Warning Signs

There are several warning signs that can tell you that your GMC’s battery is in need of inspection. The most obvious sign is if your car seizes up on I-680 and you need a jump start to get going again. This indicates that your car battery has very low functionality and likely needs a replacement. Less severe signs include your car making a clicking noise while you’re attempting to start it up, and a generally slower startup time. When your battery is not at an optimal level, this may also lead to your vehicle’s other electronics not functioning properly, including the headlights, display screens, and more. Any of these symptoms is a surefire sign to visit us at Sweeney Service right away!

Test and Replacement

When you bring your car in for servicing with us, we will get to work right away so you can get back to your daily tasks. Our expert Service Department is ready to inspect your battery with an electrical system test and determine if you need a replacement. If you do need one, we have an in-house Parts Department that will make swapping your battery a simple and painless process. Then, it’s just a matter of us removing your old battery, cleaning your battery terminal, and prepping for the new battery installation! While we do this, you can relax in our accommodating waiting room, or run some errands and come back! If you’d prefer to schedule your appointment with our team ahead of time, just utilize the Schedule Service Appointment button under the Service dropdown of our website. Don’t forget to check out our Service Specials before you come in so that you can line your pockets with some extra cash!

If you believe it might be time to have our technicians at Sweeney Service take a look at your car battery, hesitate no longer! Our team is happy to help you with GMC battery test and replacement in Youngstown, OH!

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I purchased a Buick Enclave from nick over a month ago. Not only was he knowledgeable and fair during the sale but the follow up after has even been better. I can stop in the dealership whenever I need with questions and he’s there to help me out. There’s just so much to know about this new car!

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Youngstown OH
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The other day I sent a note indicating our experience with ordering and picking up our new Acadia and the people who made that experience a really great one. However, I left out one very important individual who was of great help in helping us set up "On Star" getting my wife's phone synced. We have just become "smart phone" people and are just learning. That person was Amanda DeCesare. What a great lady. Her help was immeasurable to us. Again, thanks to all who made our experience at Sweeney's a truly great one. Mike Wilkinson

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Boardman OH
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Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC has been servicing my GM vehicles on a regular basis starting in the calendar year 1990. Since 1970 I have purchased 22 GM vehicles for my self, my wife, my son and daughter. Dr. Bob Hoover

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Anthony Case
Austintown, Ohio
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Great dealership. Loved the waiting area with the flatscreen TV's, free Wifi and free coffee with snacks. Staff members were very friendly, and my service was done in about 20 mins. I would highly recommend this dealer to everyone. Free car wash as well. Great job Tony V.

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Poland, OH
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Jeanne Sandin
Youngstown, Ohio
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The car was repaired quickly and courteously and they even found out that work was covered by my extended warranty. Very happy!

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