1997 Chevrolet C2500 Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1997 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
MTX-78 V8/5.7L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-78 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78DT V8/5.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 V8/5.0L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-78 V8/6.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78DT V8/6.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 V8/6.5L 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
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

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

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

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

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

V8/6.5L

- 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

Buy the Right Battery for Your Chevrolet C2500

Sadly, your Chevrolet C2500 won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Chevrolet C2500 stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is waving goodbye.

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 C2500 a replacement battery. 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 figuring out the battery size that's best for your C2500, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your C2500?

We only want what’s best for your Chevrolet C2500, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Chevrolet C2500 and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1997 Chevrolet C2500 requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your C2500’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1997 Chevrolet C2500? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Give your new battery a hand by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Answers to Your C2500 Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a C2500-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my C2500 battery hold a charge? 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 dome lights on during the night. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old C2500 battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of Chevrolet C2500 batteries? You can find affordable C2500 batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Chevrolet C2500 Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1997 Chevrolet C2500s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.