1988 Chevrolet Astro Car Batteries

1988 Chevrolet Astro Battery Replacement & Size

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 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
MT-75 L4/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 L4/2.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTX-78 L4/2.5L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
BATTERIES

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

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Buying a Replacement Battery for Chevrolet Astro

You can pretty much drive your Chevrolet Astro until you don't want to anymore. But your Astro's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last 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 lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all signal that your battery is waving goodbye.

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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Chevrolet Astro a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Chevrolet’s service specs for Astro car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Astro, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Astros?

Your Chevrolet Astro deserves the best, which is why we carry just that. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and innovation. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Chevrolet Astro. Their tried and true products are commonly used in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and boats! Your 1988 Chevrolet Astro needs a reliable battery to run optimally. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Chevrolet Astro Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1988 Chevrolet Astro? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. You can take care of your battery by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Astro Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Chevrolet Astro battery, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won't my Astro 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 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 Astro battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  •  How much do Chevrolet Astro batteries cost? You can find affordable Astro batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Chevrolet Astro Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 Chevrolet Astros today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.