1988 Chevrolet C3500 Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1988 Chevrolet C3500

Need more info about Chevrolet C3500 batteries? Use the following chart to find information on Chevrolet C3500 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
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-75 V8/6.2L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75DT V8/6.2L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
MTZ-75DT V8/6.2L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 715
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-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-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/6.2L

- Battery: MTP-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V8/6.2L

- Battery: MTZ-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 715

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 C3500

You can pretty much drive your Chevrolet C3500 until you don't want to anymore. But your C3500's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1988 Chevrolet C3500 battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Chevrolet C3500 a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Chevrolet’s service specs for C3500 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your C3500?

Your Chevrolet C3500 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 leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Chevrolet C3500. Their powerful products are installed in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and boats! Your 1988 Chevrolet C3500 needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1988 Chevrolet C3500 Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Chevrolet C3500? Congrats! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, 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 C3500 Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Chevrolet C3500-specific, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my C3500 battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my dead C3500 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Chevrolet C3500’s battery cost? Chevrolet C3500 batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a Battery for Your Chevrolet C3500

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 Chevrolet C3500s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.