1985 BMW 318i Batteries

1985 BMW 318i Battery Replacement & Size

Researching battery replacements for your BMW 318i? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your BMW 318i.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-42 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 500
BATTERIES

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-42

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

Buy the Right Battery for Your BMW 318i

Your 318i doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1985 BMW 318i battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is waving goodbye.

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, get your BMW 318i a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand BMW service recommendations for 318i battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your 318i?

We only want what’s best for your BMW 318i, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, power, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a BMW 318i. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, freightliners, UTVs, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1985 BMW 318i. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 318i’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 1985 BMW 318i car battery installed? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked 318i Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your BMW 318i battery, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my 318i battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old 318i battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of BMW 318i batteries? You can find affordable 318i batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. 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 BMW 318i

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1985 BMW 318i today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.