1986 Chevrolet Chevette Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1986 Chevrolet Chevette

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-75 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 L4/1.6L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTZ-75DT L4/1.6L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 715
MT-78 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78 L4/1.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 L4/1.8L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MTZ-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 715

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Shopping for Chevrolet Chevette Car Batteries

Sadly, your Chevrolet Chevette won't last forever. Neither will its battery. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Chevrolet Chevette stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment 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 1986 Chevrolet Chevette running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand Chevrolet service recommendations for Chevette car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Chevettes?

We know what’s best for your Chevrolet Chevette, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Chevrolet Chevette. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and even boats! To run optimally, your 1986 Chevrolet Chevette requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Chevrolet Chevette Battery

Did you recently have a new 1986 Chevrolet Chevette car battery installed? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Give your new battery a hand by limiting short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Chevette Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Chevrolet Chevette-specific, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my Chevette battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead Chevette battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  •  How much do Chevrolet Chevette batteries cost? You can find affordable Chevette batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Chevrolet Chevette Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1986 Chevrolet Chevettes today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.