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
Your Astro doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1999 Chevrolet Astro battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or dim headlights can all signal 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 expert technicians understand Chevrolet service recommendations for Astro battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.
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Got a new car battery installed in your 1999 Chevrolet Astro? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.
Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have battery questions that are Chevrolet Astro-specific, pay us a visit. Our technicians have the answers.
Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1999 Chevrolet Astros today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.