2012 Chevrolet Colorado Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2012 Chevrolet Colorado

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-86 L4/2.9L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
MTP-86 L5/3.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
MTP-86 V8/5.3L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/2.9L

- Battery: MTP-86

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L5/3.7L

- Battery: MTP-86

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V8/5.3L

- Battery: MTP-86

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buying a Replacement Battery for Chevrolet Colorado

You can pretty much drive your Chevrolet Colorado until you don't want to anymore. But your Colorado's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Chevrolet Colorado 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, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2012 Chevrolet Colorado running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Chevrolet’s service specs for Colorado battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Colorados?

We only want what’s best for your Chevrolet Colorado, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. 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 Colorado. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, UTVs, and even boats! To run optimally, your 2012 Chevrolet Colorado requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Chevrolet Colorado Battery

Did you recently have a new 2012 Chevrolet Colorado car battery installed? Congrats! 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, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Colorado Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a Colorado-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my Colorado 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 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 Colorado battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  •  How much do Chevrolet Colorado batteries cost? You can find affordable Colorado 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 Colorado

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2012 Chevrolet Colorado today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.