1983 Chevrolet Caprice Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1983 Chevrolet Caprice

Not sure what battery to get for your Chevrolet Caprice? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Caprice.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-75 V6/3.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 V6/3.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTX-78 V6/3.8L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
MT-75 V8/5.7L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75DT V8/5.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
MTX-78 V8/5.7L 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
MTZ-75DT V8/5.0L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 715
BATTERIES

V6/3.8L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/3.8L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/3.8L

- 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-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V8/5.7L

- 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: MTZ-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 715

Buying a Replacement Battery for Chevrolet Caprice

Sadly, your Chevrolet Caprice won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Caprice’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A slow engine crank, 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.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1983 Chevrolet Caprice running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with Chevrolet-specific recommendations for Caprice car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Caprice?

Your Chevrolet Caprice 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, charge capacity, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Chevrolet Caprice. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, freightliners, golf carts, and even boats! To run optimally, your 1983 Chevrolet Caprice requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Chevrolet Caprice Battery

Did you recently have a new 1983 Chevrolet Caprice car battery installed? Great job! 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 your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Caprice Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a Caprice-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Caprice 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 lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead Caprice battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Chevrolet Caprice’s battery cost? You can find affordable Caprice batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Chevrolet Caprice

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1983 Chevrolet Caprice today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.