1996 Chevrolet Caprice Batteries

Get a Battery for Your Chevrolet Caprice

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

The Right Battery Size for a 1996 Chevrolet Caprice

Researching battery replacements for your Chevrolet Caprice? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Chevrolet Caprice.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
75-2 V8/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
78FT-2 V8/4.3L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V8/4.3L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
78-1 V8/5.7L Replacement 24 months Performance months 700
78FT-2 V8/5.7L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V8/5.7L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
BATTERIES

V8/4.3L

- Battery: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V8/4.3L

- Battery: 78FT-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/4.3L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V8/5.7L

- Battery: 78-1

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.7L

- Battery: 78FT-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/5.7L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Shopping for Chevrolet Caprice Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Chevrolet Caprice until you don't want to anymore. But your Caprice's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. 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 lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, get your Chevrolet Caprice a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. 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 matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Firestone Has DieHard Batteries for  Caprices

We know what’s best for your Chevrolet Caprice, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. You need a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even the most extreme conditions. DieHard Caprice batteries surpass expectations using state-of-the-art advancements to meet the expanding power needs of modern vehicles They're no ordinary battery, they're extraordinary. Choose a DieHard battery for your Chevrolet Caprice and have the peace of mind that performance will be there when you need it most. That’s why you should choose batteries from Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Making Your Caprice’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 1996 Chevrolet Caprice car battery installed? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Caprice Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Chevrolet Caprice-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my Caprice battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too 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 local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Caprice battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Chevrolet Caprice’s battery cost if I get a DieHard battery? Chevrolet Caprice batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is every DieHard battery comes with a free replacement warranty and extra coverage with DieHard Assurance.