Car Batteries for 1996 Acura SLX

Get a New Acura SLX Battery

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

Buying a Replacement Battery for Acura SLX

You can pretty much drive your Acura SLX until you don't want to anymore. But your SLX's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your SLX’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1996 Acura SLX. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Acura’s service specs for SLX battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Is There a DieHard Battery for SLXs?

Your Acura SLX deserves the best, which is why we carry just that. Your SLX needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in extremely hot and cold environments. DieHard SLX batteries surpass expectations and house the latest technology to meet the growing power requirements of modern vehicles Don't call a DieHard battery ordinary. It's an extraordinary battery. Choose a DieHard battery for your Acura SLX and have the peace of mind that your battery will perform when you need it. That’s why you should choose batteries from Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Making Your SLX’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Acura SLX? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your SLX Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a SLX-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my SLX battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old SLX battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Acura SLX’s battery cost if I get a DieHard battery? You can find affordable SLX batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. Plus, every DieHard battery comes with extra coverage thanks to DieHard Assurance and a free replacement warranty.
  •  How long do car batteries last? You can usually get three to five years out of your car battery. However, battery type, how well you maintain your battery, and your driving habits can all affect your battery’s lifespan.
  • Why is there white, flaky stuff around my SLX’s battery post? A chemical reaction between battery acid and the air can cause a white, crusty buildup to form on the terminals of your SLX car battery. This buildup — known as corrosion — can impede the flow of electricity and cause a range of issues, from poor performance to premature battery failure.
  • What do I do about corrosion on my SLX car battery? Regularly inspecting and cleaning your battery terminals will help keep your SLX’s electrical system running smoothly. Before cleaning, reference your owner’s manual for instructions on how to disconnect the battery cables. Once the cables have been disconnected, gently clean the terminals with a mixture of water and baking soda, a wire brush, and a rag.
  • Who sells SLX batteries near me? When you need a new battery for your vehicle, Firestone Complete Auto Care is here to help. We sell and install SLX batteries at our stores nationwide — and our Firestone Direct mobile vans can provide convenient on-site battery services. Learn more about our mobile battery services and book an appointment.