1987 Buick Riviera Batteries

Get a New Buick Riviera Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1987 Buick Rivieras today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Battery Size & Replacement for 1987 Buick Riviera

Not sure what battery to get for your Buick Riviera? Use the following chart to find information on Buick Riviera battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
34/78-4 V6/3.8L Replacement 24 months Performance months 800
78FT-2 V6/3.8L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V6/3.8L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
BATTERIES

V6/3.8L

- Battery: 34/78-4

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V6/3.8L

- Battery: 78FT-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V6/3.8L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Buy the Right Battery for Your Buick Riviera

Sadly, your Buick Riviera won't last forever. Neither will its battery. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Buick Riviera stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance can all signal that your battery needs attention.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1987 Buick Riviera running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Buick’s service specs for Riviera battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your Riviera, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Find the Right DieHard Battery for Your Riviera

We only want what’s best for your Buick Riviera, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Your vehicle needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in extremely hot and cold environments. DieHard Riviera batteries surpass expectations using state-of-the-art advancements to fuel the growing power demands of modern vehicles A DieHard battery isn't an ordinary car battery. It's extraordinary. Go with a DieHard battery for your Riviera and have the peace of mind that your battery will perform when you need it. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

Caring for a New Buick Riviera Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Buick Riviera? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Riviera Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a Riviera-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my Riviera battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too 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 complimentary battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Riviera battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Buick Riviera’s battery cost if I get a DieHard battery? Get affordable prices on Buick Riviera batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. Plus, all DieHard car batteries come with a free replacement warranty and extra coverage with DieHard Assurance.