Car Batteries for 1987 Chevrolet Astro

1987 Chevrolet Astro Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get 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-75DT V6/4.3L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
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-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

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. Don’t get stranded by your Astro’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your Chevrolet Astro a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Chevrolet’s service specs for Astro battery CCAs 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.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Astro?

We know what’s best for your Chevrolet Astro, which is why we carry just that. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and innovation for many years. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Chevrolet Astro. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts freightliners, utility vehicles, and boats! To run optimally, your 1987 Chevrolet Astro requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Astro’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1987 Chevrolet Astro? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Astro Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Chevrolet Astro battery, pay us a visit. 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’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead Astro battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Chevrolet Astro batteries? Chevrolet Astro batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Chevrolet Astro Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1987 Chevrolet Astro today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.