Car Batteries for 1986 Buick Skylark

1986 Buick Skylark Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Buick Skylark? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Buick Skylark.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-75 V6/3.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75DT V6/3.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
MT-75 L4/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75DT L4/2.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
BATTERIES

V6/3.0L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/3.0L

- Battery: MTP-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MTP-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buy the Right Battery for Your Buick Skylark

Sadly, your Buick Skylark won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1986 Buick Skylark battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, get your Buick Skylark a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Buick’s service specs for Skylark battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Skylark?

Your Buick Skylark deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Buick Skylark. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, freightliners, UTVs, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1986 Buick Skylark requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Buick Skylark Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1986 Buick Skylark? Good thinking! 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, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Top Skylark Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Buick Skylark-specific, pay us a visit. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why doesn’t my Skylark battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old Skylark battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Buick Skylark batteries? Buick Skylark batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Buick Skylark

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