News: Jump-start a car with red wine

Jump-start a car with red wine

Don't drink it all. When your battery is dead, add wine. Now, thanks to video creator Kipkay, we learn a very unconventional hack.

The acid in the red wine reacts with the acid in the battery to give it just enough of a boost to start the car. Sounds like we should start packing the Shiraz alongside the spare tire, road flares and jumper cables.

Just don't get caught with an "open container".

Charge your car battery with red wine

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7 Comments

yea water works just fine.and its FREE

it is great

See this post:
http://community.discovery.com/eve/forums/a/tpc/f/9701967776/m/7891913089

It doesn't look like it is true.

i wonder if mythbusters could investigate this

wicked!

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