1988 Chevrolet C1500 Car Batteries

1988 Chevrolet C1500 Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Chevrolet C1500? Use the following chart to find information on Chevrolet C1500 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-75 V6/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 V6/4.3L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTZ-75DT V6/4.3L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 715
MT-75 V8/6.2L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 V8/6.2L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTZ-75DT V8/6.2L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 715
MT-75 V8/5.7L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 V8/5.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTX-78 V8/5.7L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-75 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75DT V8/5.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
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-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MTZ-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 715

V8/6.2L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/6.2L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/6.2L

- Battery: MTZ-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 715

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.7L

- 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-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Buy the Right Battery for Your Chevrolet C1500

You can pretty much drive your Chevrolet C1500 until you don't want to anymore. But your C1500's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1988 Chevrolet C1500 battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or weak lights may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1988 Chevrolet C1500. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Chevrolet-specific recommendations for C1500 battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that matches your vehicle, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your C1500?

We know what’s best for your Chevrolet C1500, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and technology. Pop the hood of any Chevrolet C1500 and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, golf carts, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1988 Chevrolet C1500. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your C1500’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1988 Chevrolet C1500? Good thinking! 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, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your C1500 Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a C1500-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why doesn’t my C1500 battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old C1500 battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of Chevrolet C1500 batteries? Chevrolet C1500 batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Chevrolet C1500 Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 Chevrolet C1500s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.