1996 Chevrolet C2500 Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1996 Chevrolet C2500

Not sure what battery to get for your Chevrolet C2500? Use the following chart to find information on Chevrolet C2500 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-78 V8/5.7L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78 V8/5.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MT-78 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78DT V8/5.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MT-78 V8/7.4L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78 V8/7.4L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MT-78 V8/6.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78DT V8/6.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
BATTERIES

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MTP-78DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

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

V8/6.5L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V8/6.5L

- Battery: MTP-78DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

Buying a Replacement Battery for Chevrolet C2500

Your C2500 doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1996 Chevrolet C2500 battery before it fails and leaves you 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 posts, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1996 Chevrolet C2500. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with Chevrolet-specific recommendations for C2500 battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your C2500?

Your Chevrolet C2500 deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and technology. Pop the hood of any Chevrolet C2500 and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, golf carts, and boats! To run optimally, your 1996 Chevrolet C2500 requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Chevrolet C2500 Battery

Did you recently have a new 1996 Chevrolet C2500 car battery installed? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Top C2500 Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Chevrolet C2500 battery, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my C2500 battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at night. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old C2500 battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Chevrolet C2500’s battery cost? Get affordable prices on Chevrolet C2500 batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a New Chevrolet C2500 Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1996 Chevrolet C2500 today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.