1985 Chevrolet C10 Car Batteries

1985 Chevrolet C10 Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Chevrolet C10? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Chevrolet C10.

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 V8/5.7L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-78 V8/5.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 V8/5.7L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-78 V8/6.2L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78 V8/6.2L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 V8/6.2L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-75 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-78 V8/5.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 V8/5.0L 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

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V8/6.2L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V8/6.2L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/6.2L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Shopping for Chevrolet C10 Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Chevrolet C10 until you don't want to anymore. But your C10's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. 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 C10 stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1985 Chevrolet C10. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand Chevrolet service recommendations for C10 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that's best for your C10, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your C10?

Your Chevrolet C10 deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. 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 for many years. Pop the hood of any Chevrolet C10 and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1985 Chevrolet C10 requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Chevrolet C10 Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Chevrolet C10? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked C10 Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a C10-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why doesn’t my C10 battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old C10 battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of Chevrolet C10 batteries? You can find affordable C10 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 New Chevrolet C10 Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1985 Chevrolet C10s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.