2012 BMW 328i Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2012 BMW 328i

Not sure what battery to get for your BMW 328i? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your BMW 328i.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTX-94R/H7 L4/2.0L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 850
MTP-48/H6 L6/3.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTX-94R/H7 L6/3.0L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 850
MTZ-48/H6 L6/3.0L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 730
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTX-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

L6/3.0L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L6/3.0L

- Battery: MTX-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

L6/3.0L

- Battery: MTZ-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 730

Shopping for BMW 328i Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your BMW 328i until you don't want to anymore. But your 328i's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your BMW 328i stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your BMW 328i a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand BMW service recommendations for 328i battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your 328i?

We know what’s best for your BMW 328i, which is why we carry just that. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a BMW 328i. Their powerful products are installed in boom lifts, commercial trucks, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 2012 BMW 328i requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New BMW 328i Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2012 BMW 328i? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked 328i Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are BMW 328i-specific, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my 328i battery stay charged? 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 in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old 328i battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my BMW 328i’s battery cost? You can find affordable 328i 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.

BMW 328i Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2012 BMW 328i at Firestone Complete Auto Care.