1996 Chevrolet C3500 Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1996 Chevrolet C3500

Researching battery replacements for your Chevrolet C3500? Use the following chart to find information on Chevrolet C3500 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
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-78 V8/6.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78DT V8/6.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTZ-78 V8/6.5L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 800
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
BATTERIES

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

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: MTZ-78

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

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

Buy the Right Battery for Your Chevrolet C3500

Your C3500 doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Chevrolet C3500 stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance may all indicate that your battery needs attention.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local 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, get your Chevrolet C3500 a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Chevrolet service recommendations for C3500 battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your C3500, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your C3500?

Your Chevrolet C3500 deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, performance, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Chevrolet C3500. Their tried and true products are commonly used in boom lifts, freightliners, UTVs, and boats! Your 1996 Chevrolet C3500 needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1996 Chevrolet C3500 Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1996 Chevrolet C3500? Congrats! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. You can take care of your battery by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your C3500 Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Chevrolet C3500 battery, pay us a visit. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my C3500 battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What happens to my old C3500 battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Chevrolet C3500’s battery cost? Chevrolet C3500 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 New Chevrolet C3500 Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1996 Chevrolet C3500 today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.