Exhausted battery

RAC called out to 1,200 flat batteries in just one day

Published:  20 December, 2010

/>battery replacements in its histo

/>Following the first snow of the winter on Monday 29 November, the company fit

/>1,200 batteries, or an average of almost one every min

/>Mark Johnson, parts, tools & equipment manager at the RAC, said: "We are fitt

/>hundreds more batteries than we expected for this period, and we haven't even reac

/>the depths of winter, a time when our most common call outs tend to be battery-relat

/>During September and October we worked directly with our battery supplier Bosch

/>ensure an additional 25,000 batteries were made available from sto

/>Despite battery sales being highly profitable, the century-old operation has issue

/>common-sense list of rules, so motorists can extract every ohm from their storage dev

/>this winter.&#

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