1985 Chevrolet Astro Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1985 Chevrolet Astro

Researching battery replacements for your Chevrolet Astro? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Astro.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-75 L4/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-78 L4/2.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 L4/2.5L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-75 V6/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-78 V6/4.3L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 V6/4.3L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
BATTERIES

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Shopping for Chevrolet Astro Car Batteries

Sadly, your Chevrolet Astro won't last forever. Neither will its battery. 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 Chevrolet Astro stranded. 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, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

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 needed, a replacement battery for your 1985 Chevrolet Astro. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand Chevrolet service recommendations for Astro battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your Astro, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Astros?

We know what’s best for your Chevrolet Astro, 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, charge capacity, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Chevrolet Astro. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and even boats! Your 1985 Chevrolet Astro needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1985 Chevrolet Astro Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1985 Chevrolet Astro? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Astro Battery Questions

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

  • Why won't my Astro battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. 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 free battery test at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Astro battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  •  How much do Chevrolet Astro batteries cost? Get affordable prices on Chevrolet Astro batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Chevrolet Astro Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1985 Chevrolet Astro at Firestone Complete Auto Care.