If your car battery is clearly marked as “non-spillable,” then USPS will allow you to to ship it. Keep in mind that you’ll only be able to ship it domestically, though.
Will AutoZone deliver a battery?
Contactless delivery also means that our local delivery partners will not provide in-store services that are available at your local AutoZone, including but not limited to alternator, starter, and battery testing, battery and wiper installation, and Fix Finder services.
Can I order a car battery online?
You can order a battery online to pick up nearby or shop for a battery in-store. You can also have the battery shipped to you if you’d prefer to install it yourself.
Can you ship a car battery through USPS?
The nonspillable battery must be securely packaged in a strong fiberboard box. Only one nonspillable battery is allowed per mailpiece. The total weight of a single mailpiece cannot exceed 25 pounds.
How do you send a car battery through the post?
The equipment sent with cells or batteries must be packed in strong rigid packaging and must be secured against movement within the outer packaging and packed to prevent accidental activation. These items must be presented at a Post Office® counter. Sender’s name and address must be visible on the parcel.
How do you tell if it’s your battery or alternator?
An illuminated dashboard light can indicate a problem with an automobile charging system. However, a very simple way to check if the alternator is working is to run the car and disconnect the positive terminal of the battery. If the vehicle stops running, then you probably have a bad alternator.
Are car batteries cheaper at Costco?
Costco Car Battery
While the retail giant only sells interstate brand batteries, they score high in expert testing, and are priced significantly lower (does $40 in savings sound nice?) at Costco than other stores, including Walmart. Don’t miss the secret code behind Costco’s prices.
Do dealerships change batteries?
You can go to any reputable auto part store for your battery. And they will test your existing battery to see it’s condition. They will also be able to identify an OEM-equivalent battery that will meet requirements and conditions. In fact, they will probably install the battery for you at no additional cost.
Are car batteries cheaper at Walmart?
Walmart car battery prices were 10%-25% cheaper than Autozone, PepBoys, Advance Auto Parts (except online purchases) and Salvo Auto Parts. To buy a battery from Walmart you don’t need a coupon code. Walmart has better pricing but harder to return/exchange.
Does it cost extra to ship batteries?
Yes, it typically costs more to ship lithium ion batteries. Shipping services must take extra care when shipping Li-ion batteries, and the additional paperwork involved contributes to the cost as well.
Is it safe to ship batteries?
In the event the package cannot be shipped directly from the retailer, you can ship most consumer-type lithium batteries and electronic devices containing lithium batteries—including power banks, laptops, tablets, and cell phones—safely and easily if certain precautions are taken.
Can you ship regular batteries?
Batteries. Mailable batteries include: Common household dry-cell batteries such as sizes AA, AAA, C, D, etc. are generally not regulated as hazardous materials and are therefore mailable.