Mobility scooters are a great way to get around for those that are suffering from aches and pains or a
lack of mobility but still want to maintain their independence. Deciding which battery
you need may seem a little complicated at first, but these simple
considerations will help make the decision-making process easier.
Like our wheelchair batteries, the categories for our scooter batteries are
broken down by brand and size. You will then need to consider how long you will
need your battery to run for to help choose one with the right run time for
The main type of
mobility scooter battery and most commonly used is sealed lead-acid (SLA). Sealed
lead-acid batteries are some of the least expensive batteries available and are
great for light and occasional scooter users.
It’s important to try
to charge your mobility scooter every day. The charger that your chair is
supplied with should enable you to charge the scooter fully overnight without
any issues, and you won’t need to worry about overcharging as most modern
chargers now automatically switch off when full.
For more advice on how to keep your scooter battery in the best condition, find more information in our FAQs section.