Is there a tangible benefit to never using the air conditioner and will doing so increase overall battery life ?

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A/C usage will not have an effect on your battery life. One does not correlate with the other. The A/C pulls most of its power directly from the engine through the accessory belt. What little power it might draw from the battery is replaced by the alternator.

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