Car Batteries for 1986 Chevrolet C20

Battery Size & Replacement for 1986 Chevrolet C20

Need more info about Chevrolet C20 batteries? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your C20.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
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-78 V8/7.4L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78 V8/7.4L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 V8/7.4L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-75 V6/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75DT V6/4.3L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
MTX-78 V6/4.3L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-75 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 V8/5.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTX-78 V8/5.0L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-75 L6/4.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-78 L6/4.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 L6/4.8L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
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
BATTERIES

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

V8/7.4L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V8/7.4L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/7.4L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MTP-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V6/4.3L

- 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-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

L6/4.8L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L6/4.8L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

L6/4.8L

- 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-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

Buying a Replacement Battery for Chevrolet C20

Your C20 doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Chevrolet C20 stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights may all indicate that your battery needs attention.

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 1986 Chevrolet C20. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Chevrolet service recommendations for C20 battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your C20, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your C20?

We only want what’s best for your Chevrolet C20, 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 a leader in car battery reliability, power, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Chevrolet C20 and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, freightliners, UTVs, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1986 Chevrolet C20. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Chevrolet C20 Battery

Did you recently have a new 1986 Chevrolet C20 car battery installed? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked C20 Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a C20-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my C20 battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting 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 local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead C20 battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Chevrolet C20 batteries? Chevrolet C20 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.

Get a Battery for Your Chevrolet C20

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1986 Chevrolet C20 today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.