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Stop-Start Car Batteries

Battery Zone! 

Yuasa ISS Active batteries are specially designed to satisfy the fuel saving and emission reducing benefits of vehicles fitted with Idle Stop Start (ISS) systems. The range incorporates innovative design features and advanced raw materials to deliver superior cycling performance, high charge acceptance for rapid recharge in between engine off modes and the extra power to run on-board electrics whilst the engine is switched off.

The range includes a comprehensive selection of EFB (Enhanced Flooded Battery) and AGM (Absorbed Glass Mat) batteries in DIN and JIS footprints for use in all levels of Stop Start technology.


ISS Active AGM Stop-Start

Advanced Stop-Start Vehicles | 36 Month Warranty
  • Superior starting power

  • Higher cycling endurance

  • Deep discharge capabilities

ISS Active EFB Stop-Start

Standard Stop-Start Vehicles | 36 Month Warranty
  • 15% more cranking capacity

  • 2x higher cycling endurance

  • Durable grid design

ISS Active EFB MF Stop-Start

Standard Stop-Start Vehicles | 24 Month Warranty
  • 15% more cranking capacity

  • 2x higher cycling endurance

  • Durable grid design

Hybrid Auxiliary

For Hybrid Vehicles | 24 Month Warranty
  • Deep discharge capability

  • Low internal resistance and low self-discharge

  • Enhanced cycling ability to run vehicle electrics

Available in-store only.

Find the battery for your car here: Battery finder

All About AutoCity Auto Electrical

In 2019, Max Pennington’s AutoCity acquired the auto electrical business previously operating as Merv Lucas Auto Electrical, rebranding it to AutoCity Auto Electrical and staffing it with factory-trained and certified technicians. 

Building on the Merv Lucas legacy as AutoCity Auto Electrical

AutoCity Auto Electrical has continued the high quality, trusted services Merv Lucas Auto Electrical had offered Taranaki motorists since 1950.

Existing customers and new clients can now benefit from a hearty list of New Plymouth auto electrical services, bolstered by knowledge and expertise shared between our different entities: AutoCity Auto Electrical, AutoCity Service Departments, AutoCity Panel and Paint, AutoShop Wheel and Tyre, and AutoCity Prestige.

A complete range of Auto Electrical services in New Plymouth

We perform diagnostics, repairs and work to optimise your vehicle’s performance and efficiency. Follow the links below to learn more about our wide range of expertise.

Ideal location next to our AutoCity showroom

Located at 81 Molesworth Street, AutoCity Auto Electrical is situated across the road from our New Plymouth showroom.

Our experienced and lateral-thinking technicians provide a full range of auto electrical services designed to meet the demands of the increasingly complex electrical components fitted in modern vehicles.


Contact Us

81 Molesworth Street, New Plymouth Central, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand


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