JUMP START Service

Call Big Jim’s Towing at (509) 998-0017 For Jump Start Service 

Do You Have a Dead Battery or Need a Jump Start Service? 

Car won’t start? Have a dead battery? We’ll bring you the power to get back on the road again. With Jumpstart services from Big Jim’s Towing we can hook up your car, truck or SUV and get you running again right away. If it turns out there is a bigger problem, and your vehicle won’t take a jump we can also help with towing to your local mechanic at a great price.

Spokane’s Top Jump Start Service

Big Jim’s Roadside Assistance services in Spokane and around the region include tire changes, battery jump starts, fuel delivery and lockout services. So if your in the Inland Northwest and need a little help with your vehicle we’re just a call away 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year. (509) 998-0017

What Causes dead batteries?


  1. Age: Batteries degrade over time due to chemical reactions inside the battery, which reduce its capacity to hold a charge. Most car batteries have a lifespan of 3-5 years.

  2. Infrequent Use or Short Trips: If a car is not used regularly or only for short trips, the battery may not fully recharge, leading to a gradual loss of charge.

  3. Leaving Lights On or Electrical Devices Plugged In: Leaving headlights, interior lights, or electronic devices like GPS or chargers plugged in when the car is off can drain the battery.

  4. Extreme Temperatures: Both very hot and very cold weather can affect a battery’s performance. Heat can speed up the chemical reaction inside a battery, causing it to overcharge, while cold weather can slow it down, reducing its ability to hold a charge.

  5. Corroded or Loose Battery Connections: Corrosion on the battery terminals can prevent a proper connection, as can loose cables, leading to poor charging.

  6. Faulty Charging System: If the vehicle’s alternator is not working correctly, it won’t charge the battery properly while the car is running.

  7. Parasitic Drain: This occurs when components, like alarms or faulty wiring, continue to draw power from the battery even when the vehicle is off.

  8. Defective Battery: Manufacturing defects, internal short circuits, or physical damage to the battery can also cause it to fail.

To avoid a dead battery, it’s important to regularly maintain the battery, ensure the vehicle is driven regularly, and check that all electrical components are in good working order.


Call Big Jim’s Towing for On Demand Jump start Services Near You. (509) 998-0017.

Contact us for fast reliable towing, and roadside assistance including jump starts.