Car Batteries for 1997 BMW 318i

1997 BMW 318i Battery Replacement & Size

Researching battery replacements for your BMW 318i? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your 318i.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-91/T6 L4/1.9L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 590
BATTERIES

L4/1.9L

- Battery: MT-91/T6

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 590

Buying a Replacement Battery for BMW 318i

You can pretty much drive your BMW 318i until you don't want to anymore. But your 318i's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. You want to replace your 1997 BMW 318i battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is waving goodbye.

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 needed, get your BMW 318i a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand BMW service recommendations for 318i battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for 318is?

We know what’s best for your BMW 318i, which is why we carry just that. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a BMW 318i. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts commercial trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1997 BMW 318i requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New BMW 318i Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1997 BMW 318i? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets 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 battery questions that are BMW 318i-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won't my 318i battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at night. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old 318i battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  •  How much do BMW 318i batteries cost? Get affordable prices on BMW 318i batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a Battery for Your BMW 318i

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1997 BMW 318is today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.