1986 BMW 325 Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1986 BMW 325

Researching battery replacements for your BMW 325? Use the following chart to find information on BMW 325 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-48/H6 L6/2.7L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-48/H6 L6/2.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTX-48/H6 L6/2.7L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 760
BATTERIES

L6/2.7L

- Battery: MT-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

L6/2.7L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L6/2.7L

- Battery: MTX-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

Buy the Right Battery for Your BMW 325

Your 325 doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your 325’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1986 BMW 325 running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand BMW service recommendations for 325 battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your 325, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for 325s?

We know what’s best for your BMW 325, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a BMW 325. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1986 BMW 325. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 325’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your BMW 325? 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, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your 325 Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a 325-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my 325 battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old 325 battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my BMW 325’s battery cost? BMW 325 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 BMW 325

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1986 BMW 325 at Firestone Complete Auto Care.