Car Batteries for 1996 Acura RL

The Right Battery Size for a 1996 Acura RL

Not sure what battery to get for your Acura RL? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your RL.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-24 V6/3.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 600
MTP-78DT V6/3.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
BATTERIES

V6/3.5L

- Battery: MT-24

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 600

V6/3.5L

- Battery: MTP-78DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

Shopping for Acura RL Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Acura RL until you don't want to anymore. But your RL's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Acura RL stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance can all signal that your battery needs attention.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1996 Acura RL running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Acura-specific recommendations for RL battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your RL, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your RL?

Your Acura RL deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and innovation for many years. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Acura RL. Their tried and true products are commonly used in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1996 Acura RL. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1996 Acura RL Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1996 Acura RL? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your RL Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have battery questions that are Acura RL-specific, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won’t my RL battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old RL battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Acura RL batteries? Acura RL batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Get a Battery for Your Acura RL

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1996 Acura RL today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.