Sam’s Club members are naturally curious about the auto center and what services their membership includes, if any.
We looked into whether Sam’s Club installs batteries and this is what we found…
Does Sam’s Club Install Batteries?
Sam’s Club Warehouse chain includes an Auto department, which offers a range of automotive retail goods and services for its members. These services include battery installation, but you do have to hold an active Sam’s Club membership at either the Club or Plus level.
This article takes a look at battery installation services through Sam’s Club Auto department: what they are, who can use the services, and how to access them if you’re interested.
Does Sam’s Club Install Batteries For Free?
Sam’s Club Tyre & Battery Centre Services include the installation (and checking) of batteries at no charge – providing you possess a paid Sam’s Club membership. There are other conditions attached to this service:
- The service applies to new automotive batteries purchased from Sam’s Club
- The service includes removal of the old battery, installation of new battery, and NOCO corrosion treatment
- The service is available on most passenger vehicles and light trucks.
- The service is not available on batteries connected in series/parallel and/or vehicles that require extensive labor.
Sam’s Cub also offer a no charge battery check, but again, you must be a paid member of the Club. This service includes the testing of a battery regardless of where it was purchased, and all customers are provided with a printout of the test results.
How Much Is It To Join Sam’s Club?
If you’re interested in joining Sam’s Club, simply go to the Membership page and choose the type of membership you’d like. On this page, you’ll see the cost and perks of each membership category, and links to the joining up page.
Club membership is the basic membership and costs $45 per year. The Plus membership is $100 per year and both memberships come with associated benefits, rewards, and perks.
The Plus membership is the most lucrative category, especially for regular shoppers, as members earn instant savings and cash back through the club Mastercard and also receive savings on pharmacy and optical services.
Sam’s Club membership includes access to the Sam’s Club Automotive department. Services offered include the free installation of automotive batteries, providing the batteries were purchased from Sam’s Club.
They’ll also check your battery – and they’ll do this regardless of where you got the battery. The only requirement is that you’re an active Club member with either a Club or Plus membership and you can provide a membership card as proof.