1986 Buick Electra Batteries

Buick Electra Batteries Near You

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

The Right Battery Size for a 1986 Buick Electra

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
75-2 V6/3.8L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
75FT-3 V6/3.8L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
75-2 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
78FT-2 V8/5.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V8/5.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
BATTERIES

V6/3.8L

- Battery: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V6/3.8L

- Battery: 75FT-3

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.0L

- Battery: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V8/5.0L

- Battery: 78FT-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/5.0L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Shopping for Buick Electra Car Batteries

Your Electra doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Electra’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, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or weak lights can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your Buick Electra a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Buick’s service specs for Electra car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose a DieHard Battery for Your Electra?

We know what’s best for your Buick Electra, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Your vehicle needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery that can handle most extreme environments and weather conditions. DieHard Electra batteries surpass expectations and house the latest technology to satisfy the growing power requirements of new vehicles and their accessories. They're no ordinary battery, they're extraordinary. Choose a DieHard battery for your Buick Electra and have the peace of mind that performance will be there when you need it most. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

Caring for a New Buick Electra Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Buick Electra? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. You can take care of your battery by decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Answers to Your Electra Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Buick Electra-specific, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why doesn’t my Electra 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 by for a complimentary 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 dead Electra battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Buick Electra’s battery cost if I get a DieHard battery? Buick Electra batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is every DieHard battery comes with a free replacement warranty and extra coverage with DieHard Assurance.