1996 Chevrolet Astro Batteries

1996 Chevrolet Astro Battery Replacement & Size

Researching battery replacements for your Chevrolet Astro? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Chevrolet Astro.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-78 V6/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
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

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

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

Buying a Replacement Battery for Chevrolet Astro

Sadly, your Chevrolet Astro won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Astro’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A lagging starter, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or weak lights can all signal 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. Visit us for a complimentary 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 battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Astro?

We only want what’s best for your Chevrolet Astro, which is why we carry just that. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, power, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Chevrolet Astro and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, golf carts, and fishing boats. Your 1996 Chevrolet Astro needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1996 Chevrolet Astro Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your 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, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked Astro Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a Astro-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my Astro battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at night. Stop in for a free 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 old Astro battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Chevrolet Astro batteries? 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.

Get a Battery for Your Chevrolet Astro

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1996 Chevrolet Astros today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.