Not sure what battery to get for your Chevrolet Astro? Use the following chart to find information on Chevrolet Astro battery size and cold cranking amps.
|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|
- Battery: MT-78
- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months
- Cold Cranking Amps: 770
- Battery: MTP-78
- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months
- Cold Cranking Amps: 800
- Battery: MTX-78
- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months
- Cold Cranking Amps: 740
Sadly, your Chevrolet Astro won't last forever. Neither will its battery. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Chevrolet Astro stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or dim headlights may all indicate 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. Stop by for a free battery test 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 matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.
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Did you recently have a new 1998 Chevrolet Astro car battery installed? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.
Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Chevrolet Astro battery, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.
Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1998 Chevrolet Astro at Firestone Complete Auto Care.