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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
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!
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 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

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.

Rethinking the Risks: Why You Should Consider Alternatives to Jump Starters
Traditional jump starters often involve cables connecting two batteries, transferring power from a donor vehicle to the one with the dead battery. If these cables are not connected correctly, they can cause sparks or, in the worst-case scenario, even lead to a fire. An incorrect connection might reverse the polarity of the battery, potentially damaging the vehicle's electronics.

Celebrate Charge Your Car Day 2023: A Day of Gratitude for Battery Power
Mark your calendars for October 5th as we celebrate Charge Your Car Day! Your vehicle's trusty companion, the battery, has faithfully carried you from place to place. Whether you're driving a traditional internal combustion engine or an electric vehicle, your battery plays a vital role in powering your vehicle's functions. It's time to show your appreciation by turning to the technology of CTEK chargers. With a CTEK charger, you can breathe new life into your battery, ensuring it's ready to accompany you on long journeys.

Guarding Against Summer Heat: Shielding Your Seasonal Vehicle with CTEK
As the warmth of summer gives way to the cooler embrace of autumn, it's time for seasonal vehicle proprietors to ready their beloved rides for a period of hibernation. While summer embodies moments of joy and exploration, it also brings with it the harsh reality of potential heat damage to your prized vehicles. To counter this threat and ensure the well-being of your vehicles through the winter months, adopting a regimen of maintenance charging becomes an essential practice.

Get ready for a seamless start to the school semester with CTEK CS FREE, your ultimate back-to-school vehicle savior!
As summer winds down, families across the country gear up for the back-to-school season. After a long break and possible vacations vehicles may have been sitting idle for extended periods. Ensuring a smooth start to the school semester and keeping cars running efficiently can be a challenge. Thankfully, CTEK's CS FREE battery charger with adaptive boost comes to the rescue, providing families with a reliable solution for a seamless transition back to school. 

CTEK CS FREE Review: A Versatile and Reliable Smart Charger
The CTEK CS FREE is a highly versatile smart charger designed to meet the needs of car enthusiasts and professionals alike. John Baumgardt, owner and operator of Baumgardt’s Auto Repair in Fillmore, Indiana, had the opportunity to put this charger to the test. In this review, we will explore his experiences with the setup, manuals, features, and practical applications of the CS FREE, as well as his overall impression and rating of the product.

CTEK And Hagerty In Partnership To Benefit Drivers Club Members
CTEK, has teamed up with Hagerty, an automotive lifestyle brand, to announce an exciting collaboration. Hagerty has chosen CTEK as its battery charging partner for Hagerty Drivers Club members.

The ultimate gift for dad’s to celebrate Father’s Day
This Father's Day, give your dad a CTEK CS FREE® - the ultimate emergency kit for all his vehicles, from cars to motorcycles, and even recreational vehicles. According to a recent survey by Bankrate, 63% of U.S. adults plan to travel this summer, making car exploration an ideal way to create lasting travel memories.