1986 BMW 524td Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1986 BMW 524td

Not sure what battery to get for your BMW 524td? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your 524td.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-49/H8 L6/2.4L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 900
MTP-49/H8 L6/2.4L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 900
MTX-49/H8 L6/2.4L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 900
BATTERIES

L6/2.4L

- Battery: MT-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

L6/2.4L

- Battery: MTP-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

L6/2.4L

- Battery: MTX-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

Buy the Right Battery for Your BMW 524td

You can pretty much drive your BMW 524td until you don't want to anymore. But your 524td's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your 524td’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, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1986 BMW 524td. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with BMW-specific recommendations for 524td battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your 524td?

Your BMW 524td deserves the best, 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. Pop the hood of any BMW 524td and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts severe duty trucks, UTVs, and boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1986 BMW 524td. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New BMW 524td Battery

Did you recently have a new 1986 BMW 524td car battery installed? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Give your new battery a hand by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Answers to Your 524td Car 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 524td battery, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my 524td battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my dead 524td battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of BMW 524td batteries? BMW 524td batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a New BMW 524td Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1986 BMW 524tds today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.